Segment A: Global Citizen of the Year 2014
The World Affairs Council of Greater Hampton Road's Ryan C. Crocker Global Citizen of the Year Award is given each year to individuals who have made substantial contributions to the furthering of peace and understanding across the globe. The award takes its name from its first recipient, Ambassador Ryan Crocker, a diplomat with a distinguished 40-year career. On February 13 the Ambassador will present author and humanitarian, Le Ly Hayslip, with this year's honor. Segment B: America and Israel
In advance of his January 29 United Jewish Federation of Tidewater Israel Todaylecture, presidential historian, Gil Troy, joins us for an exploration of America's complex connection to Israel, viewed through the lens of the American presidency.