What's now called "Obama's War" features three allies with different objectives. We hear about the conflicting interests of the US, Afghanistan and Pakistan in the conflict with the Taliban. Also, President Obama's infrastructure plan runs against the political tide, and Google may be developing the car of the future. We hear about seven automobiles that have driven 1000 miles without human control.
Dangerous Liaisons: Pakistan, Afghanistan and the Taliban
From this Episode:
Obama's War: Is there Any Way to Make Progress?
The war with the Taliban involves the US, Afghanistan and Pakistan, but there's growing evidence that all three have different objectives.
Google Test Drives Car that Can Drive Itself
Reporter John Markoff recently rode in a car that merged into heavy traffic on Interstate 101 in Silicon Valley, left a few exit ramps down the road and then negotiated city...