Lawrence Wright's cover story in the current edition of The New Yorker reports on the Church of Scientology and focuses on why screenwriter and director Paul Haggis resigned from the organization in 2009 after spending nearly 35 years with it.
Haggis, who directed Crash and wrote the screenplay for Million Dollar Baby, spoke with Wright about his reasons for leaving the church and the response from his fellow Scientologists.
President Obama is making moves to mend the White House's rocky relationship with business leaders. In a speech to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on Monday he promised to get rid of unnecessary regulations and simplify the tax code. Samll business owners Andy Shallal, of Washington, DC's Busboys and Poets and Eatonville Restaurants, and Renee Amoore, founder and president of the Amoore Group share their perspective on how small businesses have been faring in the current economic climate and how President Obama can step in to help.