Jessica Lewis

Institute for the Study of War

Guest

Research Director at the Institute for the Study of War; she has 8 years of Active Duty as an intelligence officer in the U.S. Army, including 34 months deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan.

Jessica Lewis on KCRW

Today, Iraq’s parliament convened and then quickly collapsed.

ISIS Gains Momentum as the US Re-Engages In Iraq

Today, Iraq’s parliament convened and then quickly collapsed.

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The Native American activist’s attorney Kevin Sharp tells Robert Scheer why Peltier’s imprisonment is one of the worst miscarriages of justice this country has ever seen.

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A nuclear meltdown near the San Fernando and Simi Valleys was kept secret for 20 years.

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Josh Barro’s final episode as host of Left, Right & Center

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States nationwide are seeing COVID-19 surges, and New York reported more than 60,000 new cases this past weekend, the most since the start of the pandemic.

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The cannabis industry entered 2021 on a high note. Did that optimism hold through the year and what can we expect in 2022?

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Travis McMichael, his father Gregory McMichael, and their neighbor William Bryan were deemed guilty today for murdering Ahmaud Arbery, a Black 25-year-old, when he was out jogging in…

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A special LRC to mark the end of 2021 and Josh’s run as host.

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