Streams

Boston: The Russian Connection

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Scott Shane, New York Times intelligence reporter based in Washington, discusses ongoing questions about the investigation of the Boston bombings, and the effectiveness of the intelligence community in preventing and prosecuting domestic terrorism.

 

Guests:

Scott Shane

The Morning Brief

Enter your email address and we’ll send you our top 5 stories every day, plus breaking news and weather.

Comments [7]

Margaret from Prospect Heights

I just LOLed at Brian's little p.s. "Shane, come back." Nice one! : )

Apr. 30 2013 10:34 AM
office from office

Wow Brian is Judging the cops for shooting at this a---hole. They did not know what they were dealing with, Brian!

Apr. 30 2013 10:33 AM

These two clowns are pathetic sociopathic f*heads!

Wannabe jihadists, at best.

Apr. 30 2013 10:31 AM
Fishmael from NYC

Please clear it up: Joe-Haar? or Joh-Kar?!!!!

From what I've heard, Joe-Harr is correct.

Apr. 30 2013 10:30 AM
Julian from Manhattan

Brian, your statement about Bin Laden was a little careless. Bin Laden was supported in the Mujahadeen action against the Russians by the U.S. Once the Russians withdrew, so did we, leaving Afghanistan in tatters. Bin Laden may have "turned against the West," as you stated, but his being used by the U.S. certainly didn't help him develop a positive attitude.

Apr. 30 2013 10:29 AM
jgarbuz from Queens

Islamism became the new "communism" after the fall of the Soviet Union. Just as liberation groups once identified with communism as the umbrella liberation movement, so liberation groups today identify with global Jihad as the great liberation movement? Liberation from what? Liberation not only from foreign control or domination, but liberation from Feminism, the Homosexual agenda, and much of what westernization seems to have become in the last few decades.

Apr. 30 2013 10:28 AM
afgan irakson from brooklyn

why Boston and not Moscow - think globally, act locally, that's why.

Apr. 30 2013 10:26 AM

Leave a Comment

Email addresses are required but never displayed.