- Do soldiers have the right to dissent?
Midmorning examines whether freedom of speech should still apply to soldiers serving in war, and speaking out against their mission.9:06 a.m.
Pete Hegseth: Executive director of Veterans for Freedom. He served one year-long tour in Iraq with the 101st Airborne.
Brian Mockenhaupt: Contributing editor at Esquire, and finished two tours in Iraq before leaving the military in 2005.
David Cortright: Research Fellow at the Institute for International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame. He is the author of "Soldiers Revolt."
- The costs of a 'high society'
According to a recent survey, more teenagers are using drugs than we realize. Midmorning's guest says the survey is just another indication that Americans need a major cultural change in their attitudes about drugs.10:06 a.m.
Joseph Califano Jr.: Author of "High Society: How Substance Abuse Ravages America and What to Do About It." He is the chairman and president of the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University., and former U.S. Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare.
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