Global Coalition

October 8, 2001

A panel talks about the nations that have joined the U.S. war against terrorism, what kind of commitments they've made, and what further support will be needed if the war is to be successful.

Edward Linenthal: "The Unfinished Bombing" (Oxford)

October 4, 2001

In his new book, Edward Linenthal writes about how Oklahoma City has struggled to memorialize those who died in the 1995 bombing of the Alfred T. Murrah federal building, and to cope with the aftermath of that tragedy.

Checking In

October 4, 2001

Diane talks with listeners about how they're faring three weeks after the terrorist attacks of September 11.

Biological and Chemical Weapons

October 1, 2001

Part of the international investigation into terrorist networks focuses on the development and use of biological and chemical weapons. Diane and her guests talk about the extent to which such tactics pose a threat to the U.S.

Fighting on the Financial Front

September 27, 2001

This week, President Bush moved to freeze the U.S. assets of any person or group tied to Osama Bin Laden and his terrorist organization. Diane and her guests discuss how this will be carried out, and other ways the U.S. is planning to...


September 25, 2001

As the U.S. prepares for an unconventional war against terrorism, Diane and her guests talk about conditions inside Afghanistan, the country's recent history, its geography, the Taliban-controlled government and other realities that will...

Claudia Kennedy: "Generally Speaking" (Warner Books)

September 24, 2001

Lt. General Claudia Kennedy was the first woman in the U.S. Army to achieve the rank of three-star general. She joins Diane to discuss her new memoir of her Army career and to offer her perspective on the U.S. military response to this...

U.S. Military Response

September 24, 2001

A panel talks about the strategic difficulties of the United States' war against terrorism, what the military goals will be, and some of the approaches the armed forces are likely to pursue.

Deepak and Gotham Chopra

September 20, 2001

Deepak Chopra, alternative medicine expert and the founder of the Chopra Center for Well-Being, talks about spiritual healing in the recovery from last week's terrorist attacks. His new book is titled Grow Younger, Live Longer (Harmony...

Afghanistan and Its Neighbors

September 18, 2001

Diane talks with a panel of experts about the Taliban, prospects for the extradition of Osama Bin Laden from Afghanistan, and relations among that country, Pakistan, Iran, Iraq, and other nations in the region.

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