Talking to the Taliban

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Steve Coll, president of the New America Foundation and contributor to the New Yorker, discusses his latest New Yorker article, which reveals that the U.S. has been in direct talks with the Taliban. He also reacts to the latest news from the Middle East.


Steve Coll

Comments [2]


Is there any talk of changing the government's position on housing subsidies in Washington? What is your view on the gold standard?

Feb. 24 2011 11:38 AM

This morning I passed my local gas station where the gas was 3.41 a gallon. An hour later it went up too 3.55 a gallon. And no--there was no refill truck with a new batch of gas!

Feb. 24 2011 11:32 AM

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