November 28, 2007

Governing Through Crime

Governing Through Crime: How The War On Crime Transformed American Democracy And Created A Culture Of Fear

With Jonathon Simon (Associate Dean, in the Jurisprudence and Social Policy Program, and Professor of Law at the University of California, Berkeley)

November 26, 2007

Women’s Health

With Suzanne Trupin, M.D. (Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Illinois College of Medicine and Obstetrician/Gynecologist at the Women's Health Practice, Champaign)

November 23, 2007

Sputnik: The Shock of the Century

Guest: Paul Dickson.

On October 4, 1957, the Soviet Union launched what would be the first man-made object to enter space. Today on Focus, we'll explore the dramatic history of Sputnik's launch, the instantaneous impact it made on the next decade to come, and the developments that brought America into the space race. Our guest will be writer Paul Dickson, author of Sputnik: The Shock of the Century.

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