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Thursday, January 11, 2007

In his prime time speech, President Bush called for an increase in US troops in Iraq. We'll get military analysis of the new strategy and get a response from local members of Congress. Also: a call-in for parents who adopted as a first choice.

To Iraq and Back

Christopher Shays, Congressman (R-CT-4th district)
then
Jose Serrano, Congressman (D-NY-16th district)
- react to President Bush's address to the nation

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Troop Tactics

Frederick Kagan, scholar at the conservative American Enterprise Insitute, former professor of military history at West Point
then
Colonel Sam Gardiner, retired Air Force colonel, has taught strategy and military operations at the National War College
- offer analysis of the President's speech

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Crime and the Community

Eric Cadora, director and co-founder of the Justice Mapping Center
and
Eddie Ellis, host of On the Count, a show about criminal justice on WBAI, director of Prison Ministry at New York's historic Riverside Church
- why criminal justice is a neighborhood issue ...

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Adoption Option

Open Phones
- we hear from parents who opted for adoption as a first choice

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Eric Cadora




Eric Cadora

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Eric Cadora, director and co-founder of the Justice Mapping Center, discusses criminal justice as a neighborhood issue. January 11, 2007.

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Eddie Ellis




Eddie Ellis

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Eddie Ellis, host of WBAI's "On the Count", and director of Prison Ministry at Riverside Church, shares his views on crime and the ...

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Million Dollar Blocks

Today's guests Eric Cadora and Eddie Ellis argue that crime is a neighborhood issue. The Justice Mapping Center created these maps which show, on a block-by-block basis, how much the State spends on incarceration.


16-19 Year Olds ...

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