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On The Media

Treason, Stunt, or Idiocy?

Friday, March 13, 2015

The National Iranian American Council's Jamal Abdi discusses the potential fallout from the media's coverage of the open letter to Iran by forty-seven Senate Republicans.

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World Weekly with Gideon Rachman

Israel's knife edge general election

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Israel's knife edge general election

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The Takeaway

A Second Nuclear Age

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Nuclear weapons have become an inextricable part of how major powers conduct international politics.

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The Takeaway

Nuclear Fall Out Over GOP's Letter to Iran

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Nearly every Republican Senator has signed on to an open letter to Iran's leaders, saying that any nuclear deal struck with the White House could be reversed. 

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Slate Political Gabfest

The hdr22@clintonemail.com Edition

Friday, March 06, 2015

Emily Bazelon and David Plotz discuss the fallout from Netanyahu's speech before Congress, Hillary Clinton's use of private email to conduct public business, and the oral arguments in the Supreme Court's latest ObamaCare case.

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The Takeaway

Iran's Role in Iraq's Fight Against ISIS

Thursday, March 05, 2015

Iranian allied, Shiite militiamen are fighting ISIS in Tikrit alongside the Iraqi Army. Is Iran trying to inflame sectarian tensions?

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The Takeaway

Netanyahu's Speech: An Israeli Perspective

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

Prime Minister Netnayahu's speech before Congress has already exposed divisions in and between lawmakers, the White House, American Jews and even the state of Israel.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

What's At Stake in the Iran Talks

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

Jeffrey Goldberg, national correspondent for The Atlantic, breaks down what's at stake in the talks with Iran and what Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu's speech means for the deal.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Should Congress Make Foreign Policy?

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

With Congress looking ready to part ways with the State Department over Iran, Princeton professor Julian Zelizer looks at whether politics really "stops at the water's edge."

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Slate Political Gabfest

The "Bibi, Vidi, Vici" Edition

Friday, February 27, 2015

Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz discuss the Supreme Court's ObamaCare case, Benjamin Netanyahu's upcoming speech to Congress, and whether Chris Christie's presidential campaign has already fizzled.

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Money Talking

Accusing Banks of Helping Terrorists

Friday, February 20, 2015

A lawsuit filed in federal court in Brooklyn accuses five international banks that did business with Iran of being liable for terror attacks in Iraq that killed Americans.

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The Takeaway

Keeping Iran Rogue: Trust Tested Between The U.S. & Israel

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

At a time when the U.S. is close to a nuclear deal with Iran, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will make his case against Iran before a joint session of Congress.

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World Weekly with Gideon Rachman

How stable is Saudi Arabia?

Thursday, January 29, 2015

How stable is Saudi Arabia?

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The Takeaway

With the U.S. Gone, Iran Gains New Control in Iraq

Thursday, January 22, 2015

People on the ground in Iraq say that Iran is overshadowing the U.S., playing a more significant and strategic role in every aspect of society.

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The Takeaway

White House Clashes With Senate Over Iran

Thursday, January 22, 2015

​On Wednesday​, the White House clashed with senators about whether a new round of sanctions against Iran might prevent the U.S. and Iran from reaching a deal in nuclear talks.

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The Takeaway

To Counter Obama on Iran, Boehner Invites Netanyahu to Congress

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

President Obama is determined to make diplomatic progress with Iran. And now some say Speaker Boehner is raising the stakes by inviting Israel's prime minister to address Congress.

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WNYC News

Festival Brings Theater from Iran and Brazil

Sunday, January 04, 2015

Most plays in this year's edition of the Public Theater’s Under The Radar Festival come from abroad.

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WNYC News

Inside a Golden Container, Talking to Tehran

Friday, December 19, 2014

Strangers in New York and Iran create connection across the continents in a new exhibit.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Finding Peace After Exile from Iran, Deb Perelman's Latkes, and Becoming Richard Pryor

Monday, December 15, 2014

Nazila Fathi on her exile from Iran, Meline Toumani on exploring the Armenian issue in Turkey, Deb Perelman on Hanukkah cooking, and Scott Saul on Richard Pryor. 

The Leonard Lopate Show

Covering The Protests In Iran, Then Fleeing Her Homeland

Monday, December 15, 2014

Iranian journalist Nazila Fathi was covering the uprisings in Tehran when she received a threatening phone call, attracted the attention of undercover agents, and fled.

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