The ebola epidemic in West Africa is not just a health care crisis. It has affected every corner of society in the countries most affected. Schools have been closed for months, infrastructure projects have been put on hold and GDP growth has slowed to a crawl. A discussion of the social and economic cost of Ebola in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.
As the nation reacts to the most devastating act of terrorism in our history, we’ll follow the news as it develops and hear your thoughts on what’s happening in New York, in Washington, around the country and across the world. Diane speaks with national security experts and with fellow Americans.
- Kenneth Quinn Aviation Lawyer and Former FAA Official
- Larry Johnson international security consultant, former deputy director of counter-terrorism at the State Department
- James Woolsey former director of the Central Intelligence Agency
- Martin Walker foreign affairs writer, United Press International.
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