Our guest on Pathways today is Jonah Lehrer, author of the new book, Imagine: How Creativity Works. He is also a contributing editor at Wired and a frequent contributor to The New Yorker. He writes the "Head Case" column for the Wall Street Journal and regularly appears on WNYC's Radiolab. The author of two previous books, Proust Was a Neuroscientist and How We Decide, he graduated from Columbia University and attended Oxford as a Rhodes scholar.
American Muslims in Portland; Surveilled during prayer services at their Mosques, followed as they go about their daily activities & some stopped on their way home from a trips abroad, then denied reentry to their own country. Yonas Fikre, an Amaerican citizen was imprisoned and tortured in a proxy country. All of this, with no criminal charges brought. How far will our National law enforcement go in the name of security? How far will we let it go? Join host Linda Olson-Osterlund and Oregon Attorney Tom Nelson. They talk about the role of the Department of Justice in creating islamaphobia in the Portland area the fight to get justice for Fikre and Nelson's other innocent clients who have been targeted for persecution.