Family & Lifestyle

FBI Threats, Gender Equality and World Peace, US Economy

The Matt Townsend Show
  • Apr 10, 2015 1:00 pm
  • 2:18:27

The FBI and Current Threats (12:42) Todd Palmer, a spokesperson for the FBI, joins Matt to discuss the bureau's role in preventing terrorism. Palmer also talks specifically about cyber terrorism. He explains what we can do to stay safe in our everyday lives. Gender Equality and World Peace (54:20) Perhaps if we treated women better globally, we'd do a better job achieving world peace. Matt talks with Dr. Valerie M. Hudson, Professor and George H. W. Bush Chair in the Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M University. The State of the US Economy (1:44:27) Dr. Christian Vom Lehn is an Assistant Professor of Economics at Brigham Young University. Is the economy up or down? How healthy is the economy compared to the rest of the word? Christian teaches us about how the US economy works and how it affects us on a day to day basis.