A molecular-biologist-turned-Buddhist-monk says altruism is the answer to many of the world's most pressing challenges. Can concern for others help solve wealth inequality, climate change and world hunger?
Guest Host: Steve Roberts
Independent radio producer David Isay discusses his book "Flophouse", based on his radio documentary about the rapidly-disappearing residence hotels in the Bowery area of New York City. This volume of photographs and interviews depicts the men living in the Sunshine Hotel, one of the last of the Bowery flophouses.
- David Isay founder and executive director, StoryCorps
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