Identifying Human Remains At The Mexican Border, And How Mass Shootings Affect Gun Laws (R)

Oct 13, 2017

Railroad crossings at the Mexico-California border like this one can be a point of illegal entry into the U.S.
Credit El-Toro / Flickr - CC

For migrants attempting to illegally cross the deserts guarding our border with Mexico, survival is far from a given. Today, we revisit a conversation with anthropologist Lori Baker about how forensic science is helping identify the unfortunate travelers who perish and return their remains to loved ones. Then, guest host Sam Zeff explores how mass shootings affect the likelihood that new gun laws will be passed with Harvard Business School professor Deepak Malhotra.