Andrew Leonard's article on bioterrorism and review of the book "Germs" touched on a subject that is heatedly debated: Can terrorists produce or obtain biological weapons? And can they effectively use them against the U.S.?
The piece triggered numerous letters from readers -- some denying that an attack is possible, some accusing him of spreading fear. Listen below to a Q&A in which Leonard, Salon's tech and business editor, addresses some of the points brought up by his critics.
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