Osama bin Laden http://wamc.org en 5/22/13 - Panel http://wamc.org/post/52213-panel <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>WAMC’s Alan Chartock, University at Albany Journalism Professor and Investigative Reporter, Rosemary Armao, and Editor of The Daily Gazette, Judy Patrick.</p><p>This morning our discussion topics include:<br>Osama Pics<br>Post Tornado Efforts<br>Immigration Reform Passes Hurdle<br>Pope's Exorcism?<br>Apple's Taxes<br>Disney's "Brave" redesign</p><p> Wed, 22 May 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 65265 at http://wamc.org "Manhunt: The Ten-Year Search for Bin Laden from 9/11 to Abbottabad" by Peter Bergen http://wamc.org/post/manhunt-ten-year-search-bin-laden-911-abbottabad-peter-bergen <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">For more than two decades, he was the target of intense scrutiny, with an entire unit at the CIA dedicated to tracking his every move and trying to determine what violence he might perpetrate. When 9/11 confirmed Osama bin Laden's intentions, these same analysts and operatives were now blamed for failing to prevent it, though they had spent years warning about the possibility of an attack.</span></p><p> Thu, 02 May 2013 15:12:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 63687 at http://wamc.org "Manhunt: The Ten-Year Search for Bin Laden from 9/11 to Abbottabad" by Peter Bergen The Finish: The Killing of Osama Bin Laden by Mark Bowden http://wamc.org/post/finish-killing-osama-bin-laden-mark-bowden <p>Mark Bowden - the preeminent chronicler of our military and special forces - joins us to talk about his new book, <em><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0802120342/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=0802120342&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;tag=wamcnortheast-20">The Finish: The Killing of Osama Bin Laden</a><img alt="" border="0" height="1" src="http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wamcnortheast-20&amp;l=as2&amp;o=1&amp;a=0802120342" style="border:none !important; margin:0px !important;" width="1"></em>.</p> Fri, 02 Nov 2012 14:35:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 51145 at http://wamc.org The Finish: The Killing of Osama Bin Laden by Mark Bowden Vox Pop : Osama bin Laden’s Death One Year Later with Dr. Richard Pfau : 5/2/12 http://wamc.org/post/vox-pop-osama-bin-laden-s-death-one-year-later-dr-richard-pfau-5212 <p>It has been one year since Osama bin Laden, orchestrator of the terror attacks of September 11, 2001, was killed at the hands of U.S. Navy Seals in Pakistan.</p><p>The nighttime raid on bin Laden&rsquo;s compound further strained U.S. ties with Pakistani officials, who were not made aware that a U.S. operation would be taking place in the country. Viewed as an important U.S. ally in the region, Pakistan has also been the site of what has been described as a proxy war on suspected terrorists being fought by unmanned U.S. drone aircraft.</p> Wed, 02 May 2012 19:00:00 +0000 38124 at http://wamc.org