For years President Andrew Jackson was locked in a battle over Indian lands with a Cherokee chief. NPR’s Steve Inskeep on the history of that rivalry, how it led to the "Trail of Tears" and helped set the stage for the Civil War.
Many women in middle age today are refusing to settle for the stereotyped roles of the past. Gail Sheehy describes what she believes is a hidden cultural phenomenon – the revitalized pursuit of sex and other passions in the middle to later stages of life.
- Gail Sheehy author of 15 books, including "Passages," "The Silent Passage," "New Passages," and "Understanding Men's Passages."
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