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Jay Solomon is chief foreign affairs correspondent for the Wall Street Journal and the author of The Iran Wars: Spy Games, Bank Battles, and the Secret Deals that Reshaped the Middle East.
Responding to his first challenge from the world's most volatile region, President Trump has invoked economic sanctions against Iran.
Feb. 3, 2017from To the Point
Ronald Reagan was embarrassed by a swap with Iran of arms for American hostages. Did the Obama Administration make a similar trade?
Aug. 3, 2016from To the Point
Secretary of State John Kerry is back in the Middle East, with Syrian peace talks on the agenda. But preparations involving the US and Russia have stalled.
Jan. 22, 2016from To the Point
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra wants Facebook to turn over emails, documents, etc.
Nov. 7from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
The public phase of impeachment has begun.
Nov. 13from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Was Gordon Sondland lying in his testimony, or was he just not prepared?
Nov. 6from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
A bone-chilling documentary about Roy Cohn, Donald Trump’s mentor, reveals the all-American evil that brought us modern-day politics.
Oct. 11from Scheer Intelligence
A last minute ceasefire in Syria; Mick Mulvaney confirms, then quickly denies a quid pro quo; and no one likes billionaires at the Democratic debate, not even the billionaire.
Oct. 18from Left, Right & Center
If what you describe is a quid pro quo, is it a quid pro quo?
Oct. 23from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
An in-depth look at a debate between James Baldwin and Buckley reveals ever-relevant truths about racism in modern America.
Nov. 1from Scheer Intelligence
Facial recognition software is touted as making us safer. Is it worth the risk of misidentification -- and the violation of privacy?
Nov. 7from To the Point
Hill's estranged husband was shopping the "real story" behind their divorce. Then private photos and text messages showed up on conservative website.
Nov. 1from KCRW Features