Managing director and senior fellow at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy
Managing Director of the Washington Institute for Near East Policy; former senior director for Middle East Affairs at the National Security Council (George W. Bush Administration)
The US kills a top Iranian general at the Baghdad airport.
Jan. 3from Left, Right & Center
President Barack Obama's on a foreign policy roll: the death of Moammar Gadhafi, the assassinations of Anwar Awlaki in Yemen and Osama bin Laden in Pakistan.
Oct. 25, 2011from Which Way, L.A.?
Oct. 25, 2011from To the Point
Intelligence expert William Binney discusses the revelation that a widely used encryption service has been in CIA hands for decades.
Feb. 21from Scheer Intelligence
Did President Trump abuse his power? That’s now up to the Senate. But is that even a crime? Democrats and Republicans agree on the facts, but not on the Constitution.
Jan. 21from To the Point
The president calls himself a “very stable genius,” and stories from a new book by that name are already part of Trump lore. He was confused about Pearl Harbor.
Feb. 20from To the Point
LA District Attorney Jackie Lacey this week dismissed 66,000 marijuana-related convictions in the county.
Feb. 14from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
President Trump is delivering the 2020 State of the Union address, which comes under the shadow of his impeachment trial.
Feb. 4from News Special Programming
Texts, documents and a Ritz-Carlton Vienna notepad
Jan. 15from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
It’s being called Europe’s “man on the moon moment”: The European Green Deal is Europe’s ambitious plan to become the world’s first climate neutral continent.
Jan. 18from Studio Berlin
While Trump cuts environmental protections, Democrats debate climate change -- when reporters give them a chance. CNN didn’t ask until the second half of the latest debate.
Jan. 16from To the Point
Senators have been sworn in and the trial begins next week.
Jan. 17from Left, Right & Center