Karuna Jaggar, who runs a breast cancer organization, expresses her concerns about the impact of large-scale fundraising walks.
When Steve Almond came in to talk about some great summer reads that were also beautifully written, a couple of the books on his list were also featured on our show: Elizabeth Gilbert’s “The Signature of All Things” and Jess Walter’s “Beautiful Ruins.”
That reminded me that there were other good reads that we featured over the past year that you might have missed, and now that summer’s here, you might want to check them out. Here are some suggestions:
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.