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Thursday, April 21, 2016 | 10:00 AM

The president’s visit to Saudi Arabia. The two countries’ special relationship is being challenged on everything from ISIS to oil.

 
Tuesday, August 18, 2015 | 10:00 AM

The great debate over the Iran deal – who is coming down where, and why.

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Tuesday, November 11, 2014 | 10:00 AM

On Veterans Day, the fight to save soldiers from PTSD and suicide. Plus, two Iraq War veterans just elected to Congress.

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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 | 10:00 AM

Two weeks to go till Midterm Election Day. We’ll look at how the biggest issues are playing out around the country.

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Wednesday, September 10, 2014 | 11:00 AM

Longtime foreign correspondent H.D.S. Greenway opens his notebooks on American power abroad—and how it’s changed.

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Friday, May 30, 2014 | 10:00 AM

California massacre. Obama’s foreign policy vision. Snowden speaks out.Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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Thursday, February 3, 2011 | 10:00 AM

Astonishing developments in Egypt. We get the latest, and go to the huge foreign policy implications for the United States.

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Tuesday, November 9, 2010 | 10:00 AM

The President has wrapped up his big visit — we look at the real stakes in the U.S.-India relationship.

 
Wednesday, December 31, 1969 | 11:00 AM

Willard, head of U.S. Pacific Command, said U.S.-China military relations remain “problematic.” And asked about whether repealing “don’t ask, don’t tell” could work, he said, “I think so.”

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Wednesday, December 31, 1969 | 11:00 AM

This week marks the passing of JFK speechwriter and aide Ted Sorensen at age 82. One gem from the early On Point archives is a 2002 conversation between Sorensen and Tom Ashbrook. Listen back.

 
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Jun 9, 2016

Newly-minted college graduates on the job hunt. We’ll look at who’s hiring, starting salaries, and strategies for landing that first job.

 
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Europe, India and China, are taking on American tech giants over privacy, monopolies, and more. We’ll look at the global technology pushback against the U.S.A.

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Jessica Valenti: ‘Objectification Is About Dehumanizing People’
Wednesday, Jun 8, 2016

“There is some power in laying claim to the word victim.” — Jessica Valenti on the Stanford sexual assault case, and the importance of language.

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Why The ‘Roots’ Remake Matters (And What Stays The Same)
Tuesday, Jun 7, 2016

The recent remake of “Roots” on the History Channel makes important changes, Morehouse College’s Stephane Dunn argues. But it also holds true to the original story.

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Former Trump Advisor Roger Stone: ‘Trump’s Going To Be The Next President’
Monday, Jun 6, 2016

Longtime political consultant Roger Stone apologizes for his “two martini tweets,” even as he predicts Donald Trump will be the next U.S. president.

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