Show rundown for 8/20/2007

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Immigration Activist Deported

Elvira Arellano, who had take up sanctuary in a Chicago church, was arrested in Los Angeles last night.

A Crash Course in Market Basics

Former Labor Secretary Robert Reich gives a primer on market basics and about what happen last week on Wall Street and why.

Bad Building

Construction attorney Barry LePatner says the building business is a bastion of waste and ineffiency.

Vietnam Vet Helps Hometown Soldiers

We visit a Vietnam veteran who's now on a mission to help today's soldiers from his hometown in Massachusetts.


We talk with the Newbery Award winning author of the book "Kira-Kira." The book examines the life of a Japanese-American family in the south in the 1950's.

This program aired on August 20, 2007.


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