Letters and Politics

Continuation and Expansion of the War on Terror in the Horn of Africa. Then Alexandria Shooting

On today’s show host Mitch Jeserich receives Rahma A. Hussein, Legal Fellow on Counter terrorism, Armed Conflict and Human Rights Project at Columbia Law School Human Rights Institute. We speak with her about the dynamics of the so-called war on terrorism and the report she co-authored: Out of the Shadows, Recommendations to Advance Transparency in the Use of Lethal Force.

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Then, we speak with John Nichols, Washington correspondent for the Nation Magazine about political violence and the shooting of Republican Lawmakers in Alexandria, Virginia.

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