For our November Readers' Review: “Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant” by Anne Tyler. As we prepare for holiday gatherings, join Diane and her guests to discuss this master work from the author who has made an art of exploring family love and dysfunction.
Diane and her guests talk about the hoped-for benefits of, and the objections to, a proposal for $300 million annually in government spending to promote marriage among welfare recipients.
- Lisalyn Jacobs vice president for government relations at the NOW Legal Defense and Education fund
- Dr. Wade Horn U.S. Health and Human Services Assistant Secretary for the Administration for Children and Families (ACF)
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