A molecular-biologist-turned-Buddhist-monk says altruism is the answer to many of the world's most pressing challenges. Can concern for others help solve wealth inequality, climate change and world hunger?
Diane and her guests talk about U.S. aid to Afghanistan, progress in that country’s peacekeeping and reconstruction efforts, and the persistent obstacles to peace and prosperity.
- Frederick Starr chairman of the Central Asia-Caucasus Institute at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies
- Omar Samad Ambassador of Afghanistan to Canada
- Roy Gutman foreign editor, McClatchy Newspapers; author "How We Missed the Story: Osama Bin Laden, the Taliban and the Hijacking of Afghanistan."
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