A special March Readers' Review: Diane and her guests discuss why fiction matters. A recent study indicates that fewer than half of all Americans are reading novels today. It suggests that those who do read fiction are better able to understand the emotions of others. A conversation about the social and personal benefits of reading fiction.
Longtime "60 Minutes" producer George Crile tells the story of how Texas Rep. Charlie Wilson facilitated what eventually amounted to more than $1 billion a year in funding for covert operations backing Afghan freedom fighters against the Soviet Union’s 1979 invasion.
- George Crile author and producer of "60 Minutes"
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