Philip Maldari speaks to journalist Reese Erlich who has been on the ground in Syria where the United States, Russia, Turkey and many others are operating in the multitude of overlapping conflicts. We focus on Turkey’s role. Who are they targeting and with what intent? In the second half, we talk to East Bay Express journalist David Downs. He’ll tells us about the possible, multiple propositions on next years ballot to legalize marijuana.
Reese Erlich, independent journalist and author of Inside Syria: The Backstory of Their Civil War and What the World Can Expect. He blogs at www.reeseerlich.com
David Downs, independent journalist based in San Francisco. He writes the column Legalization Nation for the East Bay Express newspaper in Oakland. He blogs at: www.davidrdowns.com
Photo Credit: David R. Downs