Global Politics

Letters from Zimbabwe

Author Cathy Buckle writes a weekly email letter to friends and family about living conditions in her country, Zimbabwe, and we read an excerpt from one of her recent letters called, "To Stay Safe, Stay Silent."

Arts, Culture & Media

Books for life

We asked some prominent people to tell us about the books that have meant the most to them in their lives. Among those we hear from are opera singer Pl-cido Domingo, writer Pico Iyer, and astronaut Bill Anders.