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Healthcare in Cardiac Arrest
The movement to reform healthcare has come to a screeching halt with its future in serious doubt. Congressman/medical doctor Tom Price (R-GA) and Congresswoman/nurse Eddie Bernice Johnson (D- TX) share their diagnosis.
Do you know where your TARP money is and how it's being spent? Elizabeth Warren, chair of the Congressional Oversight Panel for TARP, lays it out for listeners, while Forbes magazine columnist Tom Cooley tells us why education is the key to consumer protection.
Cheyenne River tribe chairman Joseph Brings Plenty and Native activist/rapper Ray Martin tell us about the little-publicized humanitarian crisis in South Dakota following the worst winter weather in decades.
UCLA Geography professor Judith Carney discusses rice farmers on the Upper Guinea Coast and the "Black Rice" thesis in her book, In the Shadow of Slavery: Africa's Botanical Legacy in the Atlantic World.