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In his latest book Thomas Geoghegan writes about how life in the U.S. would be different if we lived like Europeans.

Nov. 10, 2010

As director of the Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights, Hossam Bahgat speaks out against government violations of civil liberties. He tells us what his work means for the country. Also, WBEZ’s Robert Wildeboer talks with Chicago labor lawyer Thomas Geoghegan about his new book, “Were you Born on the Wrong Continent? How the European Model Can Help You Get a Life.” And for this week's Global Notes, Jerome and Radio M’s Tony Sarabia check out French pop duo The Liminanas.