Harvard physician Atul Gawande says we need to change the nation's approach to aging and dying. How nursing homes can focus more on patients’ need for human connection, and how end-of-life treatment is actually shortening lives instead of extending them.
Mexican President Vicente Fox is visiting this week with state and regional leaders in Texas, New Mexico and Arizona. A panel talks about what he hopes to achieve, the U.S.-Mexico relationship, and what’s at stake for both countries.
11/6/2003: Due to technical problems with the telephones at WAMU, Denise Dresser was unable to appear on the program.
- Denise Dresser professor of political science at the Autonomous Technological Institute of Mexico
- Armand Peschard-Sverdrup senior associate at the Center for Strategic and International Studies
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