Mark talks about his recent profile of Maggie Gallagher, a leading opponent of gay marriage. He and Conor agree that legal gay marriage is both inevitable and probably a good thing. They disagree about who truly speaks for Catholics. Conor calls for abandoning the norm that says “objective journalists” should hide their opinions, while Mark sees value in it. Is it always best to be charitable toward one’s ideological opponents? They conclude by debating whether homeschooling is bad for a liberal society.Play entire video
Stephen Kinzer, author of The Brothers: John Foster Dulles, Allen Dulles, and Their Secret World War,explains how the CIA’s organizational structure leads to interventionism around the world.