Inevitable decline? Financial Times Chief U.S. Columnist Edward Luce says anyone who holds doubts about that for the U.S. is in “an intellectual ostrich position.” He’ll give us his reasons laid out in his latest book, “Time to Start Thinking: America in the Age of Descent.”
Promoting tolerance? Academy Award-nominated actress Kathleen Turner stars in a new film, “Perfect Family,” which delves into themes of faith and family. The Catholic League is up in arms about the movie. We’ll find out why and what Turner has to say in response.
Long haul? Washington Post columnist Eugene Robinson asks why we’re still in Afghanistan and says he’s “at a loss.” We’ll discuss his latest column in our Top Talkers.
Also in the MJ mix: Dan Senor, Donny Deutsch, Ed Rendell, Mike Allen, Harold Ford, Jr., Tavis Smiley, Dr. Cornel West, and Brian Sullivan