This segment on Radio National yesterday was really interesting – Bloom discussed the fact that in reading and writing, girls have now surpassed boys in 40 ‘first-world’ countries. However, they also know more about celebrity culture than they do about politics in their own country. VERY interesting discussion!
Best known for hosting her own daily talk show on Court TV for eight years, trial attorney Lisa Bloom is now a regular legal analyst on CBS News. Lisa Bloom, the daughter of Gloria Allred, the famous women’s rights attorney, also runs an LA-based general practice law firm, The Bloom Firm. She is the author of ‘Think: Straight Talk for Women to Stay Smart in a Dumbed Down World’ and ‘Swagger: 10 Urgent Rules for Raising Boys in an Era of Failing Schools’. (33′22″)