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Tuesday, October 13, 2015 | 10:00 AM

Russia’s big power play in Syria, the US response, and where this could go.

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Wednesday, September 30, 2015 | 10:00 AM

The Taliban takes an Afghan city, Kunduz. What’s going in Afghanistan?

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Tuesday, September 29, 2015 | 10:00 AM

The Russia factor, with Syria, ISIS, Iraq, Iran. Obama and Putin sit down. We dive in.

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Wednesday, September 16, 2015 | 10:00 AM

A deep look inside Syria: Russia’s military steps up. Hundreds of thousands of migrants flee: who’s leaving? Who’s staying?

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Wednesday, September 9, 2015 | 10:00 AM

Migrant meltdown out of the Middle East. Who would take these people? Should the US help? And how to stop a global problem at its source.

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Wednesday, August 12, 2015 | 10:00 AM

Turkey joins the fight against ISIS, the Islamic State. We’ll look at the politics and strategic implications for the US and the region.

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Wednesday, December 31, 1969 | 11:00 AM

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker explains his opposition to the Iran Deal, his record of statewide electoral victory and why he feels he’s set to win the 2016 Republican Presidential nomination.

 
Thursday, July 2, 2015 | 10:00 AM

A big, provocative look at the sophisticated online efforts of ISIS to recruit and lure Westerners to their cause.

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Monday, June 15, 2015 | 10:00 AM

The new US military push in Iraq against ISIS. More advisers. More arms. Is it enough? Too much? Is it mission creep?

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Friday, June 12, 2015 | 10:00 AM

The New York prison break. More US boots on the ground for Iraq. Police and a Texas pool party. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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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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