Adam Zagorin

Project on Government Oversight

Guest

Contributor and former senior correspondent in Washington for Time magazine; journalist in residence at the Project on Government Oversight, a nonprofit, independent watchdog group in Washington, DC 

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As today's live broadcast begins, President Obama is addressing national security at the National Defense University in Washington.

Guantanamo Bay, Unmanned Drones and the Fight against Terror

As today's live broadcast begins, President Obama is addressing national security at the National Defense University in Washington.

from To the Point

Investigations into claims that the CIA abused suspects during the so-called "war on terror" are not over.

Grand Jury Probing Possible War Crimes at Abu Ghraib

Investigations into claims that the CIA abused suspects during the so-called "war on terror" are not over.

from To the Point

General Stanley McChrystal says success against the Taliban depends on support from the Afghan people, but public opinion is fast turning sour.

Are Hearts and Minds Being Won or Lost in Afghanistan?

General Stanley McChrystal says success against the Taliban depends on support from the Afghan people, but public opinion is fast turning sour.

from Which Way, L.A.?

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In a Dallas courtroom on Wednesday, a former police officer was convicted of murder for killing her African American neighbor, then she got a hug from the victim’s brother and the…

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Students are cutting class, and workers are striking worldwide.   At the UN, governments will be held accountable for promises made in the Paris Accords.

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What did President Trump do this time?

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... there's a lot to discuss after last night's Democratic presidential debate.

from Left, Right & Center

Twelve candidates are taking the stage at 5 PM PT at the CNN/New York Times Democratic Debate, hosted at Otterbein University in Westerville, Ohio

from KCRW Features

A cartoon on the cover of the Economist says it all: leaders of the world’s two foremost democracies are scrambling to hold on. President Trump is faced with the possibility of impeachment. In the interests of Brexit, Boris Johnson is accused of lying to the Queen and defying Parliament. In both countries, voters are losing trust not just in their elected leaders but in their governments. The UK and the US aren’t alone, as the ideals of western democracy are being challenged by demagogues in other parts of the world.

from To the Point

The two international giants are linked in inextricable ways, and yet Americans’ understanding of China consistently lacks nuance.

from Scheer Intelligence

Despite mounting evidence, Republicans in the House and the Senate are defending President Trump or keeping their heads down. Veteran GOP conservatives accuse them of sacrificing morality for short-term political gain. Meantime the Trump Administration calls the impeachment inquiry “unconstitutional,” while legal scholars point out that it’s part of Article II. And how did Ukraine, an obscure former Soviet republic, become so important? Money.

from To the Point

The House of Representatives appears to be moving toward impeachment of President Trump.

from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers