What does Trump’s withdrawal from the Paris agreement mean for the U.S.? How is D.C. reacting to this? Representative Mark Pocan joins us today to discuss this and the issues he’s working on. Later, journalist John Pilger discusses the raising questions about the role of the British ‘deep state’ in the Manchester bombing that killed […]
What do we know about the presence of ISIS in Europe? What does this mean for Europe and other places that stand up to ISIS? Today, Esty Dinur talks with Robert Pape and Jean Bricmont on ISIS, the attacks in Brussels and other places, and what this means for the future. Robert Pape is a Professor […]
This Week on Mel & Flo__: Can’t get enough of that Nixon Coin, Canada opts out of building Southern Wall, The 3 inch Donald Trump Foot Long, The Bustling Minnesota (and Illinois and Iowa and Michigan) economy, as well as more insight into the wacky wacky world of terrorists, inept politicians, and general bad news!
What needs to happen to stop the Islamic State? What does the current state of emergency mean for France? Today we talk to Vijay Prashad on ISIS and the attacks taking place around the world. Vijay Prashad is a professor of international studies at Trinity College, and contributor of The Guardian and Counterpunch.
Hassan Hassan, a Syrian journalist and co-author of ISIS: Inside the Army of Terror, had an in-depth conversation with Brian Standing about the group, its goals, and where things stand today.
Was the murder of 9 people in a historic black church in Charleston last week an act of terrorism? Today host Karma Chavez will be talking about Charleston and terrorism with Dr. Leah Mirakhor. A professor of English at the College of Wooster and UW grad, Mirakhor is currently working on a book about terrorism from the Cold War to the War on Terror. Listen to today’s edition of A Public Affair to here more.