12/17/14 Eric Margolis

Eric Margolis, internationally syndicated columnist and author of American Raj, discusses the Pakistani Taliban’s mass-killing of kids in Peshawar; the history of Pakistan’s restive northwest territories from the days of British empire; why the US still won’t leave Afghanistan; and the possibility of normalized relations with Cuba. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: […]

12/11/14 Eric Margolis

Eric Margolis, journalist and author of American Raj, discusses the CIA torture report; how we are condoning torture by failing to prosecute those responsible for it; and why the Republican Party is still defending disastrous foreign wars and the Bush administration’s crimes. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 25:00 — 11.4MB)

11/17/14 Eric Margolis

Eric Margolis, a journalist and author of American Raj, discusses the confusing situation in Syria; the incoming Republican congressmen eager to do Israel’s bidding; and why Saudi Arabia is manipulating oil prices to damage Russia’s economy. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 20:56 — 9.6MB)

11/11/14 Eric Margolis

Eric Margolis, journalist and author of American Raj, discusses why the US and Russia are headed toward a new Cold War on the 25th anniversary of the Berlin Wall’s destruction. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 20:47 — 9.5MB)

10/22/14 Eric Margolis

Eric Margolis, journalist and author of American Raj, discusses the attack on Canada’s Parliament in Ottawa; provocative Russian military maneuvers by air and sea; and how the West helped Saddam Hussein’s Iraq obtain biological weapons. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 23:09 — 10.6MB)

10/07/14 Eric Margolis

Eric Margolis, an internationally syndicated columnist and author, discusses the crisis in the “Hermit Kingdom” of North Korea; the Hong Kong protests; and why the Obama administration still hasn’t put together a coherent policy on Iraq and Syria. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 31:55 — 14.6MB)

09/22/14 Eric Margolis

Eric Margolis, an internationally syndicated columnist and author of American Raj, discusses the rebellion in Yemen’s capital city of Sanaa; Jordan’s formidable military capability; and Israel’s increasing regional power and influence. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 28:52 — 13.2MB)

09/04/14 Eric Margolis

Eric Margolis, an internationally syndicated columnist and author of American Raj, discusses the ceasefire deal in Ukraine and the reasons for US intervention there. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 25:19 — 11.6MB)