Military

Sexual Assault and the U.S. Military

February 17, 2011

Seventeen veterans and active-duty service members filed a lawsuit against the Pentagon. They accuse the U.S. military of permitting a culture that tolerates rape and sexual assault. Seeking accountability in the armed forces.

Frank Delaney: "The Matchmaker of Kenmare"

February 14, 2011

Set in Ireland during World War II, a new novel tells the story of a man and woman brought together by grief and compassion. They are drawn into the conflict as spies for the Allies and discover the perils of neutrality in both war and love.

News Roundup - Hour 2

February 4, 2011

Protests in Egypt turn violent as pro-Mubarak groups attack anti-government demonstrators. Thousands of protesters take to the streets in Yemen and Jordan. And the U.S. and E.U. pledge support for the opposition in Belarus. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

Protests in Egypt and the Region

February 2, 2011

An uprising in Egypt enters its second week. The latest news from Egypt and analysis of recent developments.

Unrest in Egypt

January 31, 2011

Protesters in Egypt vow to continue their demonstrations until President Hosni Mubarak resigns. Leaders in the Arab world have been shaken by waves of protests -- in Egypt, Yemen and elsewhere after Tunisia's government fell. Jordan's nervous monarchy is promising reform. What the turmoil could mean for the region and U.S. interests.

News Roundup - Hour 2

January 28, 2011

Egyptian police continue to battle anti-government protesters. A Hezbollah-backed billionaire is set to become Lebanon's new prime minister. And Russian Prime Minister Putin vows retribution against those behind the Moscow airport bombing...

Anti-Government Protests in Egypt

January 27, 2011

Egyptian authorities crack down on new protests after thousands take to the streets of Cairo and other cities. The anti-government demonstrations follow the recent toppling of Tunisia's authoritarian government. Concerns for the...

What's Next For Guantanamo

What's Next For Guantanamo

January 24, 2011

The administration plans to resume military trials at Guantanamo. New spending curbs by Congress helped derail President Obama’s pledge to close the prison. What's next for Gitmo.

News Roundup - Hour 2

January 21, 2011

Leading Arab nations suspend efforts to help Lebanon end a government crisis; Iraq is shaken by a sharp spike in violence; and South Korea agrees to military talks with the North. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the...

Daniel Rasmussen: "American Uprising" (Rebroadcast)

January 17, 2011

The untold story of America's largest slave revolt. In January 1811, 500 slaves rose up from the plantations around New Orleans and set out to conquer the city. Diane and her guest talk about the uprising and its effect on the culture of the American South.

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