Forty-five years ago, the band “Earth, Wind and Fire” introduced audiences to a new kind of funk--one that fused soul, jazz, Latin and pop. Bassist Verdine White talks to guest host Derek McGinty about breaking racial boundaries in music and how the band is still evolving.
Turkey’s ambassador to the U.S. calls for an end to the Israeli blockade of Gaza and says Israel owes an apology to the Turkish nation. Strained relations between Turkey and Israel. Implications for the U.S. and stability in the Mideast.
- Omer Taspinar professor, national security strategy, U.S. National War College director of the Turkey project, Brookings Institution
- Steven Cook Hasib J. Sabbagh senior fellow for Middle Eastern studies, Council on Foreign Relations
- James Kitfield senior correspondent for National Journal.
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