On Election Day, Marianne reminds us that our social and political engagements are dimensions of ourselves. She talks about what inspires her as she encourages us to vote and take part in our democracy. Guest Jacob Needleman, author of The American Soul, talks about the spirit of this country and why we have to learn to disagree politically and live together.
Then, a husband and wife say they're in a "mixed marriage"—one is a Democrat and one is a Republican. Marianne finds the strengths in both their positions. As we head off to the polls, Marianne says we should keep the spirit of the country in mind, encouraged that whether our candidate wins or loses, we need to stay a part of the process.