Conflict

Kashmir

January 9, 2002

A panel discussion about the long-standing conflict between India and Pakistan over control of Kashmir, a mountainous region between the two countries: why it boiled over recently and its significance to U.S. anti-terrorism efforts.

Nuclear Threat

December 18, 2001

A discussion about the potential for a nuclear or radiation attack on the U.S. and what can be done to prevent or protect against such an attack.

Sept. 11th Funds

December 17, 2001

A conversation about the status of the many charitable funds set up to help those affected by the terrorist attacks of September 11th, plus the federal victims' compensation fund.

Robin Wright: Sacred Rage: "The Wrath of Militant Islam" (Touchstone)

December 14, 2001

Robin Wright of the Los Angeles Times discusses her book, recently updated and re-released to meet Americans' demand for more information on the movements that gave rise to the terrorist attacks of September 11th.

Emergency Preparedness

December 12, 2001

A discussion about the ongoing work to coordinate national, state and local emergency preparedness plans. Contributors during the hour include Mayor Scott King of Gary, Indiana; Gov. Robert Wise of West Virginia and Mayor Anthony Williams...

Sam Roberts: "The Brother" (Random House)

December 11, 2001

In 1953, at the height of the Cold War, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg were executed for passing atomic secrets to the Soviets. Now, 50 years after the trial that convicted the Rosenbergs, Ethel's brother David Greenglass has spoken out on the...

Iraq

December 3, 2001

A panel talks about Iraq, long identified as a rogue state, its possible links to Osama bin Laden's terrorist network, and where it fits into the war on terrorism.

War Powers

November 27, 2001

The creation of military tribunals to try foreigners suspected of terrorism is only one of several ways President Bush has expanded executive power during the war on terrorism. Diane and her guests look at these changes and the...

Mario Vargas Llosa: "The Feast of the Goat"

November 14, 2001

Peruvian novelist Mario Vargas Llosa presents his newest book based on the story of the 1961 assassination of Dominican dictator Rafael Trujillo.

Detainees

November 8, 2001

A panel talks about the hundreds of people who were arrested in the investigation of the September 11th terrorist attacks, how many are still being held, and why, as well as the legal and security issues surrounding their detention.

Our address has changed!

The Diane Rehm Show is produced by member-supported WAMU 88.5 in Washington DC.