American homes today are triple the size they were in the 1950s. And with more space has come more stuff. But a growing number of advocates say it is time to simplify. The lure of the minimalist lifestyle – and what it could mean for our health and happiness.
Diane and her guests talk about the reactions of different Arab nations to the September 11th terrorist attacks, and their roles in the international coalition to battle terrorism.
- Michael Hudson Professor of international relations and director of the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies at Georgetown University
- Fawaz Gerges professor of Middle East and international affairs at Sarah Lawrence College; author of "Journey of the Jihadist: Inside Muslim Militancy"
- Akbar Ahmed chair of Islamic studies at American University
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