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The anthrax attacks have claimed their fourth victim, a 61-year-old New York City woman. This latest case is the most troubling yet, since the woman had no known connection to any of the facilities where anthrax-laced letters were known to have been sent. Her case has raised concerns that anthrax may be more easily spread than authorities first believed. Amidst another general warning of a possible terrorist attack and new anthrax cases surfacing daily, Americans are left wondering: are we losing the war at home? Is there anything that we can really do to shore up homeland security?

Guests:

Ernest May, Professor of American History at Harvard University and former consultant to the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and other government agencies

This program aired on October 31, 2001.

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