Greg Thielmann

Arms Control Association

Guest

Senior fellow at the Arms Control Association; former Director of the Office of Strategic Proliferation and Military Affairs in the State Department

Greg Thielmann on KCRW

President Obama has  postponed his "decision"  for taking limited military action to punish Syria's alleged use of chemical weapons.

Is Taking Charge of Syria's Chemical Weapons Mission Impossible?

President Obama has postponed his "decision" for taking limited military action to punish Syria's alleged use of chemical weapons.

from To the Point

More from KCRW

Governor Newsom’s focus on the negative during the recall campaign was a missed opportunity for California unification, suggests Joe Mathews.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

Ken and Josh discuss disappearing lawyers, incompetent tricksters and and what happens when a judge tells a lawyer to go back to school.

from All the Presidents' Lawyers

The recall election could end up with three very different results for the future of Gov. Gavin Newsom and of politics in California. Here’s how the scenarios could play out.

from News Stories

Ken and Josh discuss the Trump Organization, “felonious” behavior and the fate of the very recognizable defendant known as the QAnon Shaman.

from All the Presidents' Lawyers

Josh Barro, Tim Carney and David Dayen discuss President Biden’s vaccine mandates, early cuts and bargaining chips in the Democrats’ spending bill, and America’s post-Trump…

from Left, Right & Center

Some GOP recall candidates say they would use emergency power to pass their agenda, and try to persuade the Democratic Legislature.

from News Stories

California lawmakers are pushing to pay addicts not to use illegal drugs.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The Caldor Fire has burned more than 200,00 acres in the Sierra Nevada mountains, and 53,000 residents of South Lake Tahoe have evacuated.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

After initial returns showed the recall failing by a nearly 70% to 30% margin, the Associated Press and TV networks called the race for Newsom.

from News Stories