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  • No End in Sight for America’s Longest War
    As President Obama slows US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan, former State Department official Matthew Hoh says this will only intensify the violence and perpetuate the war
    DATE: 2015-03-29 | LENGTH: 05:53

     
    The Republican Budget vs. The People's Budget
    TRNN's Jessica Desvarieux interviews the progressive Economic Policy Institute and conservative National Taxpayers Union and asks which policies would benefit everyday Americans
    DATE: 2015-03-29 | LENGTH: 10:56

     
    Baltimore Prosecutor Reviewing Evidence in Death of Activist
    A decade-long struggle to overturn the suicide ruling on the death of minority contract Robert Clay is finally gaining traction
    DATE: 2015-03-29 | LENGTH: 02:45

     
    Only Appropriate Public Event for Bush is War Crimes Trial
    Institute for Policy Studies Fellow Phyllis Bennis speaks at the Conference on the George W. Bush Presidency about why the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan violated international law
    DATE: 2015-03-27 | LENGTH: 14:49

     
    How Yemen Became the Latest Iranian-Saudi Arabian Proxy War
    Yemeni media researcher Walid Al-Saqaf discusses the Saudi and Iranian interests in Yemen and the dangers of labeling this conflict as a sectarian feud
    DATE: 2015-03-28 | LENGTH: 08:39

     
    Bankers Avoid Jail Time in Tax-Evasion Case
    Bill Black says two Credit Suisse bankers who made a deal to avoid jail time are minor players compared to executives who faced no punishment at all
    DATE: 2015-03-28 | LENGTH: 08:36

     
    Bush Administration Official Defends Iraq War at Conference
    Participants at the George W. Bush Conference at Hofstra University respond to Elliott Abrams' comment that the Iraq war was not illegal under international law
    DATE: 2015-03-27 | LENGTH: 04:30

     
    The Pain Doesn't Go Away - Rachel Corrie's Parents on Reality Asserts Itself (1/3)
    Rachel Corrie was a 23-year-old American peace activist who was crushed to death in Gaza by an Israeli bulldozer on March 16, 2003. On Reality Asserts Itself, Craig and Cindy Corrie tell Paul Jay, "we inherited from our daughter a cause"; her experiences "completely changed our view of the whole situation."
    DATE: 2015-03-27 | LENGTH: 19:35

     
    Saudi Arabia Attacks Yemen, Targeting Houthis
    Yemeni Houthi movement has more to do with the internal conflict within Yemen and less to do with the projected Shia-Sunni rivalry in the region, says Bilal Ahmed, graduate student at SOAS, University of London
    DATE: 2015-03-27 | LENGTH: 11:17

     
       

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