Kresta in the Afternoon – February 3, 2011 – Hour 1

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    First Topic - Egypt street violence escalates: Few options for Obama administration

    As Egypt’s political crisis degenerated into violent clashes between pro-democracy protesters and those supportive of President Hosni Mubarak, the United States continues to call for a speedy transition to democracy. Meanwhile Egypt's banned Muslim Brotherhood movement has unveiled its plans to scrap a peace treaty with Israel if it comes to power. We talk with former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense KT McFarland.

    Second Topic – Legatus and the 2011 Legatus Summit

    Legatus is an organization for Catholic businessmen who seek to study, live and spread the Faith in their business, professional and personal lives. Legatus currently provides service to over 1,800 businesses in over 60 chapters (and growing) across the United States, and internationally on three continents. We talk with Executive Director John Hunt about Legatus, their Winter Summit, and it’s amazing line-up of speakers that we will hear over the next 3 days.

    Third Topic – Catholic Schools Week: The State of Catholic Education in America

    In this Catholic Schools Week, we take the temperature of Catholic schools in America. Do Catholic schools matter? Do they make a difference? Where do Catholic homeschools fit into the Catholic educational paradigm? We look at all of these questions and more Sister John Dominic, Principal of Spiritus Sanctus Academy in Ann Arbor, MI.

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