Flooding in Louisiana has caused tens of millions of dollars in property damage and untold personal misery. But public response has been slow. Join us to talk about why we open our hearts and wallets for some disasters and not others.
Diane and her guests talk about the results of the recent Iraqi elections: who attracted the most votes and why, the next steps toward a permanent government, how political developments will affect the U.S. military presence in Iraq, and more.
- Judith Yaphe senior research fellow at National Defense University and former CIA analyst specializing in the Mideast
- Max Boot senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations and author of "War Made New" (Gotham Books)
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