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.
Pope John Paul II is celebrating his 25th anniversary as leader of the Catholic church. A panel joins Diane to talk about some of the ways the Catholic Church has changed in the last quarter century and a look ahead.
- Margaret Steinfels commentator and former editor of Commonweal magazine
- John Allen Vatican correspondent, National Catholic Reporter, author of "Conclave" and "All the Pope's Men."
- The Very Reverend David O'Connell, C.M. president of the Catholic University of America
Most Recent Shows
The Food and Drug Administration will require movie theaters, chain restaurants and pizza parlors to include calorie counts for food and beverages – including alcohol. Please join us to discuss costs and benefits of the new rules.
Actress, model, and author Brooke Shields on her relationship with her mother and the childhood that made Shields the woman she is today.
After months of tension, a St. Louis County grand jury decides not to indict Ferguson, Missouri police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting of Michael Brown. Diane and her guests discuss reaction to the verdict from civil rights groups, protesters and law enforcement.