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Friday, March 23, 2007

The Democratic Congress has been in session for nearly three months, and is still deeply divided over what to do about Iraq. On our next program, your calls about Congress and the war. Also: New Yorkers who fought in the Spanish Civil War.

Democrats and the War

Arianna Huffington, editor of the Huffington Post, and Paul Begala, political analyst for CNN and former political consultant, look at why--despite gaining control of Congress there months ago--Democrats are still divided over Iraq.

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Fighting Someone Else’s Civil War

Sarah Henry and Tom Mellins curators at the Museum of the City of New York, are joined by Abraham Lincoln Brigade veteran Moe Fishman to talk about the new exhibition Facing Fascism: New York and the Spanish Civil War.

The accompanying book of essays Facing ...

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Trading Journalists for Terrorists

Joel Simon, executive director of the Committee to Protect Journalists, looks at the consequences of the Italian government's trade of five Taliban prisoners for a captured journalist.

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What's Wrong with U.S. Ports?

Stephen Flynn, fellow in national security at the Council on Foreign Relations and author of The Edge of Disaster: Rebuilding a Resiliant Nation, says our government is failing to protect us from terrorism.

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Adventures in Extreme Money-Managing

Jonathan Clements, who writes the Getting Going column for the Wall Street Journal on everything you need to do to make the most out of personal finance. Call in with your most bedeviling money questions!

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Moe Fishman




Moe Fishman

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Moe Fishman, a Veteran of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade in the Spanish Civil War, appeared on The Brian Lehrer Show on March ...

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Sarah Henry and Tom Mellins




Sarah Henry and Tom Mellins

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Sarah Henry, chief curator of the Museum of the City of New York, and Tom Mellins, curator of special exhibitions, ...

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