Show rundown for 12/27/2005

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Iraq Update

We get the latest on the Sunni protests against the latest election results, and the mass grave found yesterday in Karbala.

The Next Attack?

Former counter-terrorism official Daniel Benjamin says the war in Iraq is making Americans less safe and suggests what the U.S. should be doing to protect itself from another terrorist attack.

The Lost Languages of New Orleans

In the wake of hurricane Katrina, rare dialects of the Gulf Region are being lost and a linguist explains why.

Child Development

A researcher from Rutgers University explains how language problems are being diagnosed in children as young as 6-months-old.

Hanukkah Music

Hanukkah music gets a makeover from the Leevees — a band that is filling rock clubs and synagogues with a new take on old favorites.

This program aired on December 27, 2005.


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