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Leaked Documents and The War in Afghanistan

Leaked Documents and The War in Afghanistan

July 27, 2010

The release of classified military documents by WikiLeaks offers troubling revelations about the Afghan war. How the leaked reports could affect American foreign policy and the responsibility of the press when publishing classified...

News Roundup - Hour 2

News Roundup - Hour 2

July 23, 2010

Mixed messages from Britain on its military commitment to Afghanistan. The U.S. announces a new aid package to Pakistan. And Syria bans face veils at its universities. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top...

Ratcheting Up the Pressure on North Korea

July 22, 2010

The U.S. ratchets up the pressure on North Korea.

Readers' Review: "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" by Stieg Larsson

Readers' Review: "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" by Stieg Larsson

July 21, 2010

"The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" features a middle-aged investigative journalist and a youthful computer hacker struggling with personal demons. It is the first book of a Scandinavian crime fiction trilogy by Stieg Larsson. He died four...

News Roundup - Hour 2

News Roundup - Hour 2

July 16, 2010

The Afghan government backs a U.S. security plan. Claims and counter claims about an Iranian nuclear scientist who had been living in the U.S. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page for analysis of the week's top international...

The Future of  America's Empire

The Future of America's Empire

July 14, 2010

A look at how the U.S. chooses to use its power in the world and lessons to be learned the rise and fall of empires through the ages.

Banning the Veil

Banning the Veil

July 13, 2010

France’s lower house of Parliament votes on a proposed ban on face-covering veils. It's likely to become law, but may not survive a court challenge: Religious freedom, women's rights and fears of anti-Islamic sentiment.

News Roundup - Hour 2

News Roundup - Hour 2

July 9, 2010

The Friday News Roundup. Cuba says it will release dozens of political prisoners, suspected al Qaeda operatives are arrested in Norway and the latest in the Russia spy incident.

The Future of BP and the Gulf Spill Claims and Clean-up

The Future of BP and the Gulf Spill Claims and Clean-up

July 8, 2010

The Gulf Coast oil disaster and who will get what from BP.

U.S. - Israeli relations

U.S. - Israeli relations

July 7, 2010

An update on U.S.- Israeli relations: prospects for direct Israeli- Palestinian peace talks, and concerns about nuclear non-proliferation in the Middle East.

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