A discussion of the global food crisis with Christopher Cook, author of Diet for a "Dead Planet: Big Business and the Coming Food Crisis" and RACHEL SMOLKER, Research biologist at the Global Justice Ecology Project. Then Jared Bernstein, author of "Crunch: Why Do I Feel So Squeezed? (And Other Unsolved Economic Mysteries)" discusses his book. In the second hour drought in northern California could result in water rationing for the first time in years. Wrapping up the program Dawn Mabalon, author and Assist. Prof. of History at SF State discusses her book "Filipinos in Stockton"! A book of historic photographs of the heart of Filipino America".