Karuna Jaggar, who runs a breast cancer organization, expresses her concerns about the impact of large-scale fundraising walks.
As President Obama tries to convince Congress to approve punitive strikes on Syria’s government, Israeli leaders have stayed mostly quiet.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu issued a statement saying, “We are not part of the civil war in Syria, but if we identify any attempt whatsoever to harm us, we will respond and we will respond in strength.”
NPR’s Emily Harris joins us to talk about the growing support in Israel for U.S. military action.
Throughout the week, Here & Now is looking at the impact a raise in the minimum wage would have on states, the federal government and workers.