Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and Ambassador Sherman dish on diplomacy, kids battle climate change, and remembering writer Ursula K. Le Guin.

January 24, 2018

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Elvira Mauricia Diaz standing center with her family against a stone wall backdrop.

Elvira Mauricia Díaz with her family, including Oscar, 6, and Brian, 8, who live in a mountainous village town near Comitancillo, Guatemala. The children’s health has suffered as extreme weather swings have cut into the family’s ability to grow enough food.


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Two former US diplomats discuss America's interests around the globe and talk about the power of diplomacy to change hearts, minds and history. Plus, extreme weather in Guatemala is hurting the ability of some families to feed their kids. And writer Ursula K. Le Guin has died at the age of 88. She will be remembered for the amazing fictional worlds she created ... not to mention more than a few languages.

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