This program is 29 minutes long
(Dallas: Anna Werner) The trend toward mothers as breadwinners examined; statistics cited. [Dallas lawyer Rani GUERRA- comments on her relationship with her husband.] [Pew Research Center study author Kim PARKER- notes women are better trained, educated and positioned to take on high-paying jobs.] The pay gap between men & women in the insurance industry noted.
(Studio: Norah O’Donnell) Report introduced.
(Studio: Anthony Mason) The toll of the recession on men featured; statistics on job losses, median income and unemployment cited; graphs shown.
(Pentagon: David Martin) A drone strike in North Waziristan, Pakistan that killed Taliban commander Wali ur-Rehman reviewed; details given about his connection to the attempted assassination of schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai, the 2008 bombing of the Marriott Hotel in Islamabad, the 2009 suicide bombing that killed 7 CIA operatives and the 2010 Times Square bomb plot. [May 23, President OBAMA – says we act against terrorists who pose a continuing and imminent threat to the American people.]
(Belambai, Afghanistan: Elizabeth Palmer) A return visit to the village of Alokozai, where the massacre took place, featured; details given about the US apology and compensation to the families and the stand taken by villagers against the Taliban. [US soldier Capt. Shane ORAVSKY- says we haven’t seen any indication of revenge.]
(Istanbul: Holly Williams) The division among Syrian opposition leaders over Syria’s future government and the differences between the rebels doing the fighting and those doing the negotiating featured; photos shown. The impact on the peace talks in Geneva discussed.
(Cleveland: Dean Reynolds) The partnership between traditional schools and high-performing charter schools that is transforming the educational landscape in Cleveland featured; scenes shown from the Near West Intergenerational School, where students interact with upperclassmen & senior citizens, Citizens Academy, which stresses personal responsibility, and the military-style Village Prep; achievement results cited. [Parent Charmin LEON- comments on her son’s improvement.] [Breakthrough Charter Schools CEO Alan ROSSKAMM- says our schools demonstrate that there’s nothing wrong with the children.]
(Pasadena, California: Bill Whitaker) The mission of the Voyager I spacecraft, which is approaching the outer limit of our solar system, featured; footage shown of the liftoff in 1977; details given about the old-school technology. [Lead scientist Ed STONE – says he’s been fortunate to be on the mission from the beginning; explains what we have learned from Voyager; says by 2025 we’ll have to turn off the last instrument.]