Jacques Ferraris lived under tyrannical rule in France in the 1930s and 40s. He worries that America is moving backwards while the rest of the world progresses. He sees a 2nd term by President Obama as the solution that will put America on the right track for the future. We discuss his findings in his book Obama 2012 for a Compassionate America.

Morten Hansen examines how some companies thrive despite uncertainty, chaos and luck from his latest book titled Great by Choice—co-authored with Jim Collins.

Max Ciampoli has led a remarkable life. Born in France, he was recruited by Winston Churchill to spy on the Germans during the French Occupation. He rose to become one of the Allies top espionage agents of the war. We discuss his real-life adventures captured in his book Churchill’s Secret Agent.