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Last updated: Friday, July 25 2014 03:50 PM
Friday, July 18 2014 06:00 PM
Investigating Malaysian Airlines Flight 17, Israel moves into Gaza, Iran nuclear negotiations.
Saturday, July 12 2014 05:00 PM
We discuss the mess in Israel, along the border, between Germany and the US. and the Afghanistan election.
Friday, July 04 2014 12:00 AM
Obama?s good economic news, the Hobby Lobby fallout, anger in Israel, and Facebook?s social experiments.
Friday, June 27 2014 10:00 PM
The Supreme Court's big decisions on cell phones, recess appointments and abortion buffer zones. Supporting Syrian rebels and the Ukraine.
Friday, June 20 2014 11:00 PM
Starting from scratch in Iraq, Republican leadership and Scott Walker.
Friday, June 13 2014 09:00 PM
A political earthquake in DC. What should we do about Iraq?
Friday, June 06 2014 08:13 PM
The Bergdahl exchange raises questions about the Taliban, looking at the real state of the US economy, and Maureen Dowd gets really high in Colorado.
Friday, May 30 2014 10:54 PM
Deadly attacks spark discussion about mental health, sexism and gun control. President Obama plans to pull out of Afghanistan and Edward Snowden speaks out.
Friday, May 23 2014 08:47 PM
How much does the VA hospital scandal hurt Obama? Is China's cyber war the new frontier? China and Russia's gas deal.
Friday, May 16 2014 08:13 PM
Was Jill Abramson fired for being pushy? Karl Rove goes after Hillary's health. Is there a scandal brewing at the VA?
Friday, May 09 2014 10:47 PM
Conspiracy week in Washington, mixed Moscow messages, Benghazi, Boko Haram and Monica Lewinsky.
Friday, May 02 2014 07:49 PM
Mixed messages on the economy, growing tensions in the Ukraine, and a renewed debate over the morality of the death penalty.
Friday, April 25 2014 07:55 PM
Thomas Piketty's book on economics and rising inequality, a rough week in foreign affairs and Cliven Bundy offers some unsolicited advice.
Friday, April 18 2014 09:20 PM
Tensions in Ukraine cool off, GOP poll numbers heat up, and just what is the purpose of college sports.
Friday, April 11 2014 09:37 PM
Should the Ukrainian city of Donetsk join Russia? HHS Secretary Sebelius steps down.
Friday, April 04 2014 08:46 PM
Seven million sign up for healthcare; the Supreme Court lifts campaign finance restrictions.
Friday, March 28 2014 09:10 PM
Who was naive about Crimea, SCOTUS considers religious freedom and can we trust the NSA?
Friday, March 21 2014 08:59 PM
Sanctions and reverse sanctions, more from Edward Snowden, SCOTUS considers the right to contraception.
Friday, March 14 2014 09:32 PM
The Senate and the CIA face off, Democrats stay up all night, and a special election.
Friday, March 07 2014 08:26 PM
The Russians control most of Crimea, the CPAC Conference, and Hillary in 2016?
Friday, February 28 2014 08:02 PM
This week, Ukrainian unrest, military cuts, and gay rights in Arizona.
Friday, February 21 2014 09:30 PM
Political protests in the Ukraine, what's up with WhatsApp and climate change as a political issue.
Friday, February 14 2014 09:30 PM
A clean debt limit with housebroken Republicans, Obamacare's new numbers, gay marriage in Virginia
Friday, February 07 2014 07:10 AM
Does Obamacare kill jobs or end job lock? Can immigration pass. Remembering Philip Seymour Hoffman. The Spring Olympics.
Friday, January 31 2014 08:48 PM
After the State of the Union, is it the imperial president or small ball? A GOP breakthrough on immigration.The Democratic war on trade and the agony of the 1%.