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Syria! Pompeo!

U.S. air strikes, an unexamined chemical attack—seven years of civil war, staggering civilian casualties continue.   Stephen Zunes gives us his analysis.  PLUS: Pompeo State Dept. nomination could be in trouble.  With host Kris Welch.


John Kerry delivers a remarkable rebuke to Israel, just before Trump Middle East policy changes everything.  PLUS: what’s the future for the Democratic party, and why should progressives care?  AND: long a target of the GOP, Social Security faces great danger from the next administration.  With host Kris Welch.


Democracy Now

Stephen Zunes: No Candidates Are Looking at Root Cause of ISIL, “This Monster We Created.”

Juan González: GOP to Puerto Rico–”Drop Dead”; GOP Debate: Trump Defends Muslim Ban, Other Candidates Debate How to Restrict Rights & Go to Wa; Democracy Is Being Dismantled Before Our Eyes: Bob Herbert on Sheldon Adelson-Backed GOP Debate; Ben Carson: I am OK with Killing “Thousands of Innocent Children and Civilians”; Trump Calls for Closing … Continued


Juan González: GOP to Puerto Rico–”Drop Dead”; GOP Debate: Trump Defends Muslim Ban, Other Candidates Debate How to Restrict Rights & Go to Wa; Democracy Is Being Dismantled Before Our Eyes: Bob Herbert on Sheldon Adelson-Backed GOP Debate; Ben Carson: I am OK with Killing “Thousands of Innocent Children and Civilians”; Trump Calls for Closing … Continued