Israel rejects neogtiations for the release of one of its captured soldier as Hama presses its demands for the release of thousands of Palestinian prisoners. Here & Now speaks with Michael Matza of The Philadelphia Inquirer
We speak with author Nathaniel Philbrick about his latest book "Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community and War," about what it was like to be a passenger on the ship that took the Pilgrims to the New World.
La Vida Robot
We look at the immigration debate through a group of aspiring engineers: students from undocumented families.
Summer Reading for Kids: Part I
We begin a three-week series with a look at some of the best summer books for kids in grades K-2 with librarian Sherry Eskin of Boston.
Six Glasses and the World
A new book explores the history of the world through its drink.
This program aired on July 3, 2006.