Women and Iraq/ Mortgage Crisis/ Li'l Smokey update


Women and the Iraqi Occupation A new book explores the lives of women in post-war Iraq. Today on Insight, Nadje Al-Ali, the co-author of "What Kind of Liberation? Women and the Occupation of Iraq" tells you about the book. She speaks in Davis this week.

Mortgage Crisis Proposals We follow up on last week's discussion of possible solutions to the mortgage crisis.

Li'l Smokey Follow Remember the little bear cub with burned paws who was rescued last summer from the scene of a forest fire in Northern California? He was nicknamed Li'l Smokey and his handlers had hoped to release him back into the wild, even though it was unclear whether he would recover enough. We get an update on Li'l Smokey's condition from those who cared for him.

 
Tuesday, February 10, 2009