Iraq

The Roundtable
9:00 am
Wed June 18, 2014

6/18/14 Panel

    

  Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, WAMC’s Ray Graf and Legislative Director of NYPIRG, Blair Horner.

Topics include:
Benghazi Capture
Malcolm Smith Mistrial
Iraq Update
GM Hearing

New England News
5:02 pm
Tue June 17, 2014

Congressman Neal: Need To Be Mindful Of Iraq

Congressman Richard Neal (D-MA)
Credit http://neal.house.gov/

President Obama is sending nearly 300 U.S. soldiers to Iraq to protect personnel at the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad as a militant Sunni group continues its push on parts of the country. Massachusetts U.S. Congressman Richard Neal addressed the issue Tuesday.

Neal, a Democrat representing Massachusetts’ First District, said in Lee that Congress is waiting to see what President Obama’s position is.

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Vox Pop
12:30 pm
Tue June 17, 2014

Vox Pop : Open Forum on 6/17/14 : Iran & Iraq

A brief meeting yesterday between U.S. and Iranian officials in Vienna and news today that the U.S. is deploying almost 300 troops to Iraq to protect its embassy there amid deadly clashes between Shiite Iraqi forces and the Sunni extremist group ISIS has given the world plenty to talk about in the last 24 hours.

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The Roundtable
9:00 am
Tue June 17, 2014

6/17/14 Panel

  Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, political consultant Libby Post and Times Union Assistant Managing Editor, Mike Spain.

Topics include:
Iraq Update
SCOTUS on Online Threats
Baquet Cancer
Health Care Questions
Starbucks College

The Roundtable
9:00 am
Mon June 16, 2014

6/16/14 Panel

  Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, WAMC’s Ray Graf and political consultant Libby Post.

Topics include:
Iraq Mass Execution
Snowden Update
Kasem Dies
Health Care Questions
Starbucks College

The Roundtable
9:00 am
Fri June 13, 2014

6/13/14 Panel

  Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, political consultant Libby Post and WAMC Newsman Ray Graf.

Topics include:
US on Iraq
Obama's Odds with Congress
Future of Frats
Clinton on Gay Marriage
Abramson's New Job
Bergdahl Returns to US

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Mon March 24, 2014

"Redeployment" By Phil Klay

   Phil Klay's Redeployment takes readers to the frontlines of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, asking us to understand what happened there, and what happened to the soldiers who returned.

Interwoven with themes of brutality and faith, guilt and fear, helplessness and survival, the characters in the stories struggle to make meaning out of chaos.

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Sports
10:35 am
Mon January 6, 2014

All American: Two Young Men, The 2001 Army-Navy Game And The War They Fought In Iraq

    The BCS National Championship Game is being played tonight at Rose Bowl Stadium in Pasadena, CA.

Steve Eubanks joins us to talk about his new book: All American: Two Young Men, the 2001 Army-Navy Game and The War They Fought in Iraq.

The Roundtable
9:00 am
Mon January 6, 2014

1/6/14 Panel

    Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, political consultant Libby Post and WAMC newsman, Ray Graf.

Topics include:
NY Marijuana
Iraq - US
Gun Journalist
Vatican on Pope's Gay Remarks
Jobless Benefits

The Roundtable
10:10 am
Wed May 15, 2013

"Beyond War" by David Rohde

    In Beyond War: Reimagining American Influence in a New Middle East, Pulitzer Prize winning journalist David Rohde distills eleven years of expert reporting into a call for change.

An incisive look at the evolving nature of war, Rohde exposes how a dysfunctional Washington squandered billions on contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan, neglected its true allies in the war on terror and failed to employ its most potent nonmilitary weapons.

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