Worldview spends the entire hour with Vali Nasr, a former State Department official and author of the new book "The Dispensable Nation." He and Jerome will speak about Afghanistan, the Middle East, and the politics of how America engages with the world in the Obama era.
Charles King tells Worldview about how Russia is reporting on the Boston bombing and its suspected Chechen-American perpetrators. Aaron Freemen on finding the silver lining in tragic event. In Paraguay, the Colorado Party returns to power. A new documentary on the climate change-challenged Maldives.
The Chicago indie band Canasta just returned from a tour in Mongolia, sponsored by the U.S. State Department. Jerome and 848 host Tony Sarabia talk with bandmembers Matt Priest and Elizabeth Lindau about their cross-cultural musical exchange.