Conflict

RSS Feed
WAMU 88.5

The Top International Stories And Outlook For 2016

Foreign affairs journalists discuss the top international issues for 2016 including the rift between Saudi Arabia and Iran, the battle against ISIS, and the ongoing migrant crisis.

WAMU 88.5

Friday News Roundup - International

U.S-led airstrikes target an ISIS offensive in Iraq. Saudi Arabia forms an alliance against terrorism. And the UN’s human rights chief says Burundi is on the cusp of civil war. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

WAMU 88.5

Friday News Roundup - International

French authorities identify the third assailant in the Paris attacks. Negotiators work against a deadline on a global climate agreement. And in Venezuela the opposition wins control of Congress. A panel of journalists joins guest host Melissa Ross for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

WAMU 88.5

The Supreme Court Considers Affirmative Action As Campus Protests Over Racial Bias Continue

The Supreme Court hears arguments for and against affirmative action. And on campuses across the country, students protest over racial bias continue. Join us to discuss diversity on campus and the ongoing struggle for inclusion, community and trust.

WAMU 88.5

Growing Pressure On Social Media Sites To Monitor And Remove Terrorist Content

A Facebook posting has emerged as an element in the San Bernardino terrorism investigation. Increasing pressure on social media companies to monitor, report and remove terrorist content online.

WAMU 88.5

The Latest On The San Bernardino Shooting Investigation

The FBI calls the San Bernardino shooting an act of terrorism. Diane and guests discuss the latest on the investigation, as well as fears that mass shootings are the new normal in America.

WAMU 88.5

Friday News Roundup - International

Britain hits ISIS in Syria after its parliament authorizes strikes. NATO reveals plans to expand, angering Russia. And the UN says Iran worked on weapons design longer than previously thought. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

WAMU 88.5

Shootings At A Planned Parenthood Clinic In Colorado

Police are working to determine possible motives behind the killing of three people at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic. Diane and guests discuss the latest on the investigation and the high-stakes political battle to shape societal views on terrorism, gun control and mental illness.

WAMU 88.5

International Military Action In Syria

French President Hollande meets with President Obama in Washington to seek additional U.S. support in the fight against ISIS in Syria, and NATO holds an emergency meeting over the downed Russian fighter jet: An update on international military strategy in Syria.

WAMU 88.5

After Paris Attacks, A Rise in Anti-Muslim Sentiment

Since the terrorist attacks in Paris, there's been a rise in anti-Muslim rhetoric and sentiment here in the U.S., from posturing presidential candidates to everyday interactions between citizens.We discuss the current atmosphere for Muslim-Americans, and what it means for the future.

Pages