"My Brilliant Friend" by Elena Ferrante is the first of the mysterious Italian author's Neapolitan novels. The series tells the story of a life-long friendship between two working class girls in Naples. Critics have called Ferrante “one of the greatest novelists of our time.” Yet nobody knows her true identity. Join Diane and her guests for a discussion of “My Brilliant Friend.”
One out of three American children is overweight or obese. Details of First Lady Michelle Obama’s new initiative to improve the way American children eat and play.
- Margo Wootan director of nutrition policy at the Center for Science in the Public Interest.
- Paul Campos professor, University of Colorado School of Law; author, "The Obesity Myth: Why America's Obsession with Weight is Hazardous to Your Health."
- Maya Rockeymoore president and CEO of Global Policy Solutions, a social change strategy firm based in Washington, and director of Leadership for Healthy Communities, a national program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
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