Common Challenges for Americans

Too many in the press would have us believe that America is a divided country where two or more perpetually angrier sides agree on nearly nothing.  Yet, so many of the challenges that face us today are common, overlapping and of concern to a vast majority of...

Churchill: Walking With Destiny

In 1940 TIME Magazine named Winston Churchill as its Man of the Year. In 1950 TIME called him the Man of the Half-Century.  In 1999 the Washington Post, and lots of others, called Winston Churchill the Man of the Century because he changed the course of history in a...

Aging Successfully

We are all aging, and many people are concerned about what to expect with advancing years.  Although most young people think of the later years of life in terms of decline they can be one of the best times of life.  Steve talks with Alan D. Castel, author of Better...

American Dialogue: The Founders and Us

We live in a divided United States that is currently incapable of sustained and productive dialogue between opposing points of view.  As a result many Americans are feeling unsure of our future.  Steve talks with Professor Joseph J. Ellis, author of American Dialogue:...