Who are Mexican Americans and what are the historical origins of this ethnic group? We’ll find out this hour with Laura E. G??mez, Professor of Law and American Studies at the University of New Mexico. Her new book is “Manifest Destinies: The Making of the Mexican American Race” (New York University Press, 2007).
How will we deal with the decline of natural resources that many scientists say is just around the corner? We’ll talk this hour with Richard Heinberg, author of “Peak Everything: Waking Up to the Century of Declines” (New Society Publishers, 2007).