As the state of Israel nears it 60th anniversary, Bernard Avishai wants to change the way we talk about Israel. His new book is called The Hebrew Republic: How Secular Democracy and Global Enterprise Will Bring Israel Peace At Last.
With six primaries left in the Democratic nomination schedule, Senators Clinton and Obama are fighting hard for the undecided superdelegates who hold increasing sway in choosing the party's presidential candidate. New York Times reporter Jeff Zeleny and Takeaway Political Director Andrea Bernstein examine the back-room battle.
What's on voters' minds in the run-up to the May 13th primary in West Virginia? Journalist Anna Sale has been tracking election-year issues in the state. Sale says personality politics may be driving voters' decisions.
In Jamaica, two songs have been written and recorded by Jamaican artists in support of Barack Obama's presidential run, and The World's Marco Werman has been trying to find out what Jamaica's Obama songs are all about.