a href=”http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/750/48/1600/cardcov.jpg”img style=”float:left; margin:0 10px 10px 0;cursor:pointer; cursor:hand;” src=”http://photos1.blogger.com/blogger/750/48/320/cardcov.jpg” border=”0″ alt=”” //abr /Orson Scott Card is a emNew York Times /embestseller; he is the author of emEnder’s Game/em, a book that has been cited as one of the sources of the Afghanistan battle plan and is currently under option for a Hollywood movie by Warner Brothers. br /br /He has a new book out today, a href=”http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0765316110?ie=UTF8tag=wwwviolentkicomlinkCode=as2camp=1789creative=9325creativeASIN=0765316110″emEmpire/em,/aimg src=”http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wwwviolentkicoml=as2o=1a=0765316110″ width=”1″ height=”1″ border=”0″ alt=”” style=”border:none !important; margin:0px !important;” / a fascinating thriller set in 2008 that tells the story of what will happen if the political polarization in America continues to divide this country on the issues. Card believes our country is divided between the urban, academic, and high-tech counties and the suburban, rural, southern, and conservative Christian counties. Can this polarization lead to another American Civil War? What can the average person do to make sure this doesn’t happen?br /br /Join us for this futuristic podcast with Mr.Card by a href=”http://politicscentral.com/2006/11/28/the_glenn_and_helen_show_orson.php”clicking here to listen directly/a or for dial-up users by clicking a href=”http://richmedia.pjmedia.com/audio/politicscentral/glenn_helen_show/20061128-empire-lofi.mp3″here./a You can visit our archives a href=”http://politicscentral.com/show/glenn_helen_show/”here/a to view our previous podcasts. br /br /This podcast is sponsored by Volvo at a href=”http://www.volvocars.us/”volvocars.us/a.