AirTalk for August 22, 2001

Welfare Reform

August 22nd marks the fifth anniversary of the Welfare Reform Act. Who has benefited from the legislation, and who has suffered? Larry Mantle speaks with June O'Neill, Professor of Economics at CUNY, Wendell Primus who worked in the Clinton Administration, and Jacob Klerman, Senior Economist at the RAND Institute.

Science News

Larry Mantle discusses the latest science news with resident skeptic and editor of Skeptic Magazine Michael Shermer. Topics include: Future Year 3000; Face and Race; British Study of Organic vs. Commercial Food; Genetic Engineering in New Zealand?; and the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence Funding Continues.
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