Some say eating insects could save the planet, as we face the potential for global food and protein shortages. It's a common practice in many parts of the world, but what would it take to make bugs more appetizing to the masses here in the U.S.? Does it even make sense to try? A look at the arguments for and against the practice known as entomophagy, and the cultural and environmental issues involved.
Guest Host: Steve Roberts
The latest developments on the growing tensions between India and Pakistan, as US Defense Secretary Rumsfeld prepares to visit the region in an attempt to prevent an outbreak of war.
- Sardar Qayyum former president of Pakistan-controlled Kashmir
- Mustapha Kamal Pasha professor of international relations at American University
- Amit Pandya former official at the U.S. Defense and State Departments, and currently an international management consultant
- Teresita Schaffer director for South Asia, Center for Strategic and International Studies; Henry A. Kissinger Chair in Foreign Policy and International Relations at the Kluge Center, Library of Congress; served in both India and Pakistan during a 30-year career as a U.S. diplomat; former ambassador to Sri Lanka; author of the forthcoming "Reinventing Partnership" on US-India relations. Pakistan.
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