Hear Middle East Ambassador Dennis Ross and rock critic Ken Tucker on this edition of Fresh Air.
Dennis Ross served as US envoy to the Middle East from 1988 to 2001, during the elder Bush and Clinton administrations. His new book is Statecraft: How to Restore America's Standing in the World. Ross is the Counselor and Ziegler Distinguished Fellow for the Washington Institute for Near East Policy.
Then, Ken Tucker reviews Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, the new album from country music singer Miranda Lambert. [Broadcast Date: June 12, 2007]