Conflict

Shannen Rossmiller: "The Unexpected Patriot"

August 31, 2011

How a mother of three and a Montana municipal court judge became an online terrorist-hunter after 9/11.

Friday News Roundup - Hour 2

August 26, 2011

A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories: Rebel forces in Libya overtook the capital Tripoli and claimed to have Gadhafi surrounded; an Iranian court sentenced two American hikers to eight years in prison; and Indian social activist Anna Hazare's public fast against corruption entered its 10th day.

Friday News Roundup - Hour 2

August 19, 2011

A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories: President Obama called for Syrian president Assad to step down; Insurgents in Iraq killed 100 civilians there; and Libyan rebels advanced on Moammar Gadhafi's compound in Tripoli.

Escalating Violence in Syria

August 17, 2011

Syrian security forces round up thousands of civilians and Turkey calls for an immediate end to the bloodshed. Growing concern over the crackdown in Syria.

Rory Stewart: "Can Intervention Work?"

August 15, 2011

Shortly after NATO's invasion of Afghanistan, Rory Stewart walked across the country, alone, nearly ten years on he tells us why the West needs to let go of it's smug sense of moral obligation and stop seeing intervention as the "cure of all evil."

Friday News Roundup - Hour 1

August 12, 2011

A panel of journalists join Diane for analysis of the week's top national news stories: Eight Republican candidates clashed in the Iowa presidential debate last night; the Dow moved 400 points on four straight days for the first time in history; and congressional leaders picked members of the new deficit “supercommittee.”

Navy Seals and U.S. Strategy in Afghanistan

August 9, 2011

The worst tragedy in the history of the U.S. Navy Seals highlights ongoing risks in Afghanistan. Diane and guests explore the challenges ahead for the U.S. mission and current plans for troop withdrawal.

Ellen Feldman:  "Next to Love"

Ellen Feldman: "Next to Love"

August 8, 2011

A novelist examines World War II from the perspective of the women left behind. It’s a story about war, love and scars that never go away.

Friday News Roundup - Hour 2

Friday News Roundup - Hour 2

August 5, 2011

A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories: The trial of ousted Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak began in Cairo; the U.N. Security Council condemned the Syrian government's crackdown on protestors; and the European Central Bank tried to prevent the debt crisis from engulfing Italy and Spain.

Humanitarian Crisis in the Horn of Africa

August 4, 2011

Drought and famine have placed 12 million people on the edge of starvation in the Horn of Africa. What's holding up aid as the humanitarian crisis deepens.

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