Liz Saint John interviews three guests every Sunday morning covering a variety of issues and topics. She talks with representatives from Bay Area non-profit organizations, documentary filmmakers, authors, and professors.
1. Award-winning author and world hunger activist Roger Thurow spent a year with some of Africa’s smallholder farmers, witnessing them trying to change their lives and thee lives of others in their village through a social enterprise organization called The One Acre Fund. Thurow chronicles the journey in “The Last Hunger Season.”
2. Journalist Blaine Harden introduces us to Shin Dong-hyuk, a young man who was born in one of North Korea’s political prison camps. Shin escaped and shared his story with Harden for the book “Escape From Camp 14: One Man’s Remarkable Odyssey From North Korea to Freedom in the West.”
3. Journalist Hanna Rosin, author of “The End of Men: And the Rise of Women,” says women no longer lag behind men…they’re pulling ahead. She explains the profound implications on work, marriage, sex, education and more.