Guest Host: Susan Page

Al and Tipper Gore’s recent split has put divorce back in the news. Many long-term married couples are making the decision to go their separate ways — possibly for another two or three decades. A conversation about the unique challenges and opportunities of late-life divorce.

Guests

  • Janice Green practices family law as a partner in the firm Farris & Green in Austin, Texas. She is author of the book, "Divorce After 50: Your Guide to the Unique Legal and Financial Challenges."
  • Andrew Cherlin Professor of Sociology and Public Policy at Johns Hopkins University and author of "The Marriage-Go-Round: The State of Marriage and the Family Today."
  • Abigail Trafford is a journalist, columnist, and former health editor at "The Washington Post" and author of "Crazy Time" and "My Time."

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