Obama and ISIS; Jim Yong Kim; Tim Finchem
Politics, Sports, HealthAir Date 08/08/2014
Journalists report on the rise of ISIS; Dr. Jim Yong Kim reports on the Ebola epidemic; PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem.
Obama and ISIS
World, PoliticsAir Date 08/08/2014
Dexter Filkins and George Packer of The New Yorker report on ISIS and President Obama's strategy to combat them.
Niall Ferguson; George Packer
Politics, Books, SocietyAir Date 06/18/2013
Niall Ferguson argues the West is in decline; New Yorker writer George Packer.
BooksAir Date 06/18/2013
George Packer reflects on the discouraging state of America today and the numerous celebrities he has profiled for The New Yorker.
Iowa Caucus '12; 'The Unquiet American'
World, Politics, BooksAir Date 01/03/2012
Journalists analyze the '12 Iowa Caucus; A memorial of Richard Holbrooke with his wife and friends in “The Unquiet American."
Iowa Caucus '12
PoliticsAir Date 01/03/2012
A look at the 2012 Iowa Caucus with journalists Al Hunt, Joe Klein, Mark Halperin, Rich Lowry, and George Packer.
Tuscon Shooting; Patti Smith
Entertainment, Politics, SocietyAir Date 01/13/2011
Journalists on President Obama's speech honoring the victims of the Tuscon shooting. Singer-songwriter Patti Smith on her memoir, "Just Kids."
Politics, SocietyAir Date 01/13/2011
Historian Sean Wilentz and others discuss President Obama's speech honoring the victims of the Tuscon shooting.
State of the U.S. Senate
PoliticsAir Date 08/18/2010
Journalists George Packer and Al Hunt join former Senator William Cohen to examine the state of the U.S. Senate.
Admiral Thad Allen; State of the U.S. Senate
Politics, Business, ScienceAir Date 08/18/2010
Admiral Thad Allen discusses the BP oil spill clean-up in the Gulf; an examination of the state of the U.S. Senate.
EntertainmentAir Date 03/19/2008
George Packer introduces his play "Betrayed," about the challenges that Iraqis face working with the U.S.
Iraq: 5 Years Later
World, Entertainment, PoliticsAir Date 03/19/2008
Les Gelb of the Council on Foreign Relations; Ali Fadhil and Sinan Antoon on Iraq today; George Packer shares "Betrayed."
Troop Withdrawal from Iraq; Ben Foster
World, Entertainment, PoliticsAir Date 09/13/2007
A panel of experts on Bush's announcement of a limited troop drawdown from Iraq; Ben Foster in "3:10 to Yuma."
Troop Withdrawal from Iraq
World, PoliticsAir Date 09/13/2007
Foreign relations experts discuss President Bush's announcement of a limited troop withdrawal from Iraq.
Iraqi Refugees Crisis; 'Reign Over Me'
World, Entertainment, Politics, SocietyAir Date 03/22/2007
Kenneth Bacon, George Packer, and Zina Abbas on Iraqi refugees; Sandler, Cheadle, and Binder on "Reign Over Me."
Iraqi Refugees Crisis
World, Politics, SocietyAir Date 03/22/2007
Kenneth Bacon of Refugees International, journalist George Packer, and Iraqi Asylee Zina Abbas examine the refugee crisis in Iraq.
Journalists on Iraq
World, PoliticsAir Date 03/21/2007
Journalists offer an outlook on the war in Iraq following the troop surge of 2007.
Mark Leibovich; Richard Engel; Journalists on Iraq
World, Politics, ScienceAir Date 03/21/2007
Mark Leibovich on Al Gore's career; Richard Engel looks back on the Iraq war; a panel of journalists on the surge in Iraq
Fifth Anniversary of 9/11; David Friend
World, SocietyAir Date 09/11/2006
Charlie and sculptor Richard Serra remember 9/11; a panel reflects on the 5th anniversary of 9/11; Vanity Fair editor David Friend.
The Fifth Anniversary of 9/11, Pt. 2
World, SocietyAir Date 09/11/2006
Writers George Packer, Calvin Trillin, and Nora Ephron join Reverend Calvin Butts to reflect on 9/11.
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