Politics

The Latest On The Crisis In Gaza

The Latest On The Crisis In Gaza

August 4, 2014

Israel today announced a seven-hour “humanitarian window” in Gaza. But Palestinian officials accused Israel of breaking the truce with a strike on a refugee camp in Gaza City. Diane and her guests discuss the latest on the Israeli-Palestinian crisis, international reaction and how this latest round of violence is different from its predecessors.

Friday News Roundup - International

Friday News Roundup - International

August 1, 2014

A cease-fire between Israel and Hamas collapses. The U.S. and E.U. impose tougher sanctions on Russia over Ukraine. And Argentina slips into debt default. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

Friday News Roundup - Domestic

Friday News Roundup - Domestic

August 1, 2014

Diane and a panel of journalists round up the week's top US news.

Peter van Agtmael: "Disco Night Sept 11"

Peter van Agtmael: "Disco Night Sept 11"

July 30, 2014

War photographer Peter van Agtmael chronicles U.S. involvement in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan in a new book.

Fixing The Department Of Veterans Affairs

Fixing The Department Of Veterans Affairs

July 29, 2014

An update on a compromise bill to reduce wait times, boost accountability and improve overall medical care for veterans at the Department of Veterans Affairs.

John Dean: "The Nixon Defense:  What He Knew and When He Knew It"

John Dean: "The Nixon Defense: What He Knew and When He Knew It"

July 28, 2014

Forty years after Watergate you may think we have learned all there is to know about the scandal. But a key member of Nixon's White House disagrees. John Dean talks with guest host Susan Page about what he now believes the president knew and when he knew it.

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 - Domestic

Friday News Roundup - Domestic

July 25, 2014

The Friday News Roundup: The House and Senate offer competing bills on the border crisis. Federal courts issue conflicting rulings on Affordable Care Act subsidies. And a botched execution in Arizona renews debate over lethal injections.

Debating The Role Of Political Primaries

Debating The Role Of Political Primaries

July 24, 2014

The vast majority of Americans don't vote in primaries. Some say this means that the most extreme members of each party end up choosing the general election candidates. Diane and her guests discuss the role of primaries in today's polarized politics.

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.

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