Anti-militarism advocates William Hartung and Greg Mello discuss why a House
proposal to spend billions on new nuclear weapons, the F-35 and other projects is
wasteful and harmful for America's strategic interests
Pt.5 Peter Kuznick (co-author with Oliver Stone of Showtime's Untold History of the United States): Dealing with the role of the Soviet Union in WWII was the most sensitive and complicated issue faced by the series
Pt.3 Peter Kuznick, co-author with Oliver Stone of the "Untold History of the United States", discusses the '44 Democratic Convention coup that dumped VP Henry A. Wallace, the man who as President would have opposed the cold war
Stephen Downing,a retired deputy chief of police for the Los Angeles Police
Department and Terry Nelson, retired from Department of Homeland Security
on why they support treating addiction as a health problem and are for the
total legalization of drugs
Leigh Maddox and Peter Christ (members of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition): The "War on Drugs"
helped create a situation where from gangs, to police to lawyers to jails, there are massive amounts of
money to be made in this never-ending "war"
Jim Gierach a former Assistant State’s Attorney of Cook County, Illinois and Richard Van Wickler superintendent for the Cheshire County, New Hampshire Department of Corrections call for the legalization of drugs
The Bureau of Investigative Journalism: The CIA’s drone campaign in
Pakistan has killed dozens of civilians who had gone to help rescue victims
or were attending funerals, an investigation by the Bureau for the Sunday
Times has revealed.
The Bureau of Investigative Journalism: As part of its ongoing investigation
into the US covert war the Bureau has examined thousands of credible
media reports relating to more than 310 Central Intelligence Agency drone
strikes in Pakistan.