We talk with Professor Kate O'Neill, who is in the Dept of Environmental Science, Policy and Management, UC Berkeley, about the problem with packaging, and the pollution it causes. This needs to be addressed by manufacturers and shippers. We also touch on the short life of many products, especially electronics.
We talk with Max Margulies, who is the Director of Research and an Assistant Professor at the Modern War Institute at West Point about the feasibility and justice of extending the draft to women. The US Congress has established a commission to study this issue. Currently, 1% of the population serves in an all-volunteer armed forces.