David and Steve talk to Ralph’s sister, the distinguished anthropologist Dr. Laura Nader about what the rest of the world thinks is good and bad about Euro-American culture from her latest work What the Rest Think of the West. Then Ralph talks to nurse Amy Berman about how she is living a full life despite terminal breast cancer. Also, Ralph reviews the first Democratic debate.
Dr. Laura Nader is a professor of Anthropology at the University of California at Berkeley and author or co-author of over 280 published books and articles, including her latest work What the Rest Think of the West.
Amy J. Berman is a registered nurse and a Senior Program Officer at the Hartford Foundation, which is based in New York City and is dedicated to improving the health of older Americans.