We live in an age when science and technology touch nearly every aspect of our lives. Yet scientific findings on climate change, vaccines and evolution are increasingly under attack. Why people doubt science.
Nationwide unemployment is at a nine-year high and U.S. cities have spent $3 billion on security since September 11th. Diane talks with mayors and listeners around the country about how the state of the economy is affecting communities and individuals.
- David Leonhardt reporter, New York Times
- Mayor James Rutherford Flint, MI
- Mayor Pat McCrory Charlotte, NC
- Mayor Jerry Cummings "Walla Walla WA"
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