The current issue of Foreign Policy magazine
has several Chinese cities as the future leaders on the global stage. We talk with Foreign Policy associate editor Isaac Stone Fish about the issue, and how Chicago fits in. What does Shanghai have the we don't?
Mendoza Pena co-authored the 2012 Global Cities Index and he tells us
how Chicago stacks up. We’re also joined by urban policy expert Aaron
Renn on why he thinks Chicago could fall behind in the rankings.
Fed up with squirrels eating the contents of his garden, The Reader’s Mike Sula has decided to
turn the tables and go back to the ways of our forefathers (and people who live in the woods). What would it take to get you to try squirrel?
On our Debrief today, Steve Edwards talks to Congresswoman Judy Biggert about Representative Todd Akin's controversial comments regarding sexual assault and rape as well as her upcoming appearance at the National Sexual Assault Conference at the Chicago Sheraton Hotel and Towers this Friday.
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