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New Efforts To Address The Child Migrant Crisis

New Efforts To Address The Child Migrant Crisis

July 28, 2014

An update on efforts to address the child migrant crisis, from competing plans from the Senate Democrats and House Republicans to the latest proposals from the White House.

Friday News Roundup - International

Friday News Roundup - International

July 25, 2014

A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories: Secretary John Kerry works to broker a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas. Pro-Russian separatists shoot down two Ukrainian military jets. And President Barack Obama meets with Central American presidents on child migrants.

Readers' Review: "Americanah" by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Readers' Review: "Americanah" by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

July 23, 2014

For our next Readers' Review: A novel about a beautiful and smart Nigerian woman who leaves military-ruled Nigeria and heads for America. For the first time, she must grapple with what it means to be black. Diane Rehm and a panel of guests discuss the award-winning novel "Americanah" by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.

Conflicting Court Decisions On Federal Subsidies For Health Insurance

Conflicting Court Decisions On Federal Subsidies For Health Insurance

July 23, 2014

Two U.S appeals courts issue conflicting rulings on whether millions who buy health insurance on federally-run health exchanges can get subsidies. Please join us to discuss what the decisions mean for consumers and President Barack Obama's signature health care law.

The Latest On The Crisis Between Israel And Hamas

July 22, 2014

As Secretary of State John Kerry heads to Cairo to seek a cease-fire after the deadliest day so far for both sides in Gaza, we take a look at the latest on the crisis between Israel and Hamas and the prospects for a truce.

Update on the Downing of a Malaysian Airliner over Eastern Ukraine

Update on the Downing of a Malaysian Airliner over Eastern Ukraine

July 21, 2014

An update on the investigation into the shooting down of a Malaysian airliner on the Russia-Ukraine border. We take a look at worldwide outrage over the tragedy and the escalating crisis in Ukraine.

Friday News Roundup - International

Friday News Roundup - International

July 18, 2014

A surface-to-air missile shoots down a passenger airliner over Ukraine. Israel launches a ground offensive in the Gaza Strip. And the U.S. announces sanctions against Russia's energy and defense sectors. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

Understanding the Export-Import Bank and Calls to Abolish It

Understanding the Export-Import Bank and Calls to Abolish It

July 16, 2014

Some conservative groups say we should do away with the Export-Import Bank, which helps US companies sell to foreign customers. The role of the Ex-Im Bank, the fight in Congress over reauthorization and what it could mean for the economy.

Friday News Roundup - International

Friday News Roundup - International

July 11, 2014

A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

 Escalating Violence In The Gaza Strip

Escalating Violence In The Gaza Strip

July 9, 2014

Israelis and Palestinians trade fire in the Gaza Strip, as rage over the kidnapping and killing of four teenagers has fueled escalating tensions. Please join us to discuss the situation and what US can and cannot do to ease the crisis.

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