A massive forest fire has been raging in Alberta, Canada, for nearly a month. Scientists say warmer, drier weather has increased the frequency and intensity of fires. For this month's Environmental Outlook: wildfires, climate change and threats to North America’s forests.
Diane invites listeners to join a discussion of what some reviewers called Philip Roth’s most powerful political novel. It presents an alternate world in which Charles Lindbergh defeats FDR in the 1940 presidential election.
- Kate Lehrer author, most recently of "Confessions of a Bigamist."
- Ron Charles fiction editor at The Washington Post
- James Thurber professor and director of the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies at American University
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