Politics

The West's Response To Developments In Ukraine

March 10, 2014

Tensions mount as the Crimean parliament votes to hold a referendum on whether to rejoin Russia. U.S. and EU leaders say that would violate international law. Guest host Susan Page and a panel of experts discuss the West's response to a power struggle between Russia and Ukraine.

Friday News Roundup - International

Friday News Roundup - International

March 7, 2014

The U.S. orders sanctions following Russia's actions in Crimea. Protests in Venezuela mark the anniversary of former President Hugo Chavez's death. And President Barack Obama meets with Israel's prime minister. A panel of journalists join guest host Tom Gjelten for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

Friday News Roundup - Domestic

Friday News Roundup - Domestic

March 7, 2014

Political fallout on Capitol Hill over the Ukraine crisis. The White House releases its $4 trillion budget for 2015. And the College Board announces major changes to the SAT. A panel of journalists join guest host Tom Gjelten for analysis of the week's top national news stories.

The Crisis In Ukraine And President Obama's Foreign Policy

March 6, 2014

Congressional Republicans call President Barack Obama’s handling of the crisis in Ukraine part of a failed foreign policy. A look at the president’s approach to world affairs and American power abroad.

The Political Divide Over How Best To Reduce Poverty

March 5, 2014

In his 2015 budget, President Barack Obama calls for expanding tax breaks for low-income workers. Republicans are pushing welfare reform and an overhaul of social programs. Debate over government efforts to reduce poverty.

The Political Crisis In Ukraine

The Political Crisis In Ukraine

March 3, 2014

Crimea is the new flash point in the conflict over how strongly Ukraine should align itself with Russia. Latest developments and analysis of the political crisis in Ukraine.

Friday News Roundup - International

February 28, 2014

Rival protesters clash in Ukraine's Crimea region. Ongoing political violence in Venezuela leads to more than 50 deaths. And President Barack Obama warns Afghan President Hamid Karzai time is running out to finalize terms of a U.S. troop withdrawal. A panel of journalists joins guest host Katty Kay for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

Friday News Roundup - Domestic

February 28, 2014

A new Pentagon budget scales back the Army to pre-World War II levels. Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer vetoes a controversial anti-gay bill. And Rep. John Dingell, the longest-serving member of Congress, announces his retirement. A panel of journalists join guest host Katty Kay to discuss the week in news.

The Crisis In Syria And The World’s Failed Response

February 26, 2014

The Syrian government steps up air strikes against civilians. The conflict there has already killed 140,000 people and displaced millions more. Diane and her guests discuss the crisis in Syria and the world’s failed response.

Friday News Roundup - International

February 21, 2014

The U.S. and European Union threaten Ukraine with sanctions as violence continues there. Venezuela expels three U.S. diplomats amid anti-government protests. And President Barack Obama attends the North American trade summit in Mexico. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

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