Iraq

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.

WAMC News
9:30 pm
Sat April 6, 2013

Elizabeth Holtzman - Investigate possible Bush Era crimes before it's too late

A former New York congresswoman says time is running out, and an investigation should be made into possible war crimes by the Bush administration before the statute of limitations expires next year.

Elizabeth Holtzman, a Democrat, who once sought her party’s nomination for the U.S. Senate, tells WAMC's Brian Shields that the Justice Department should look into a possible violation of federal law.

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The Roundtable
9:00 am
Mon March 25, 2013

3/25/13 - Panel

  Today's panelists are WAMC's Morning Edition host David Guistina, WAMC Newsman Ray Graf, WAMC News Director, Ian Pickus, and University at Albany Journalism Professor and Investigative Reporter, Rosemary Armao. Joe Donahue moderates.

Today's topics include:
The High Court and same-sex marriage
Karl Rove says GOP candidate “could” back gay marriage
Bloomberg, NRA Brace for Senate Showdown on Guns
Washington Post Defends Not Running Article On Iraq Media Failure
NCAA – Road to Sweet 16

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