The author of the bestselling book "The Plantagenets" picks up the story of the English crown where his last book left off. It describes how the longest-reigning British royal family tore itself apart and was replaced by the Tudors.
The latest on the debt crisis in Greece. The Greek prime minister meets with President Obama and calls for an investigation into currency speculation. What Greece’s troubles could mean for Europe and the world.
- Nikolaos Zahariadis Professor of government and director of international studies at the University of Alabama at Birmingham
- Anthony Smallwood Counselor, Head of Press & Public Diplomacy/Spokesperson for the Delegation of the European Union to the United States of America.
- Kemal Dervis Vice President and Director, Global Economy and Development at the Brookings Institution. He is the former head of the U.N. Development Program and former Turkish Economic Affairs Minister.
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