Informal advisor to Barack Obama
of the National Security Network; former Senior Director for Combating
Terrorism under President Bush (2002-2003); informal advisor to Barack Obama's 2008 presidential campaign
Opium from Afghanistan is responsible for 90% of the world's heroin. It's the cash crop that's enabling resurgence of the fundamentalist Taliban.
Jul. 29, 2008from To the Point
Barack Obama is on a foreign tour trying to demonstrate he's ready to be the US Commander in Chief.
Jul. 22, 2008from To the Point
For the first time since 1972, California Democrats are positioned to make a difference. Fourteen candidates showed up for the party convention in San Francisco.
Jun. 5from To the Point
Everyone’s lawyering up.
May. 15from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Will President Trump’s new strategy serve his goals?
May. 8from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Hollywood's triumph in the global culture wars is a serious cause for concern at a time in which conglomerates and uniformity reign, argues French scholar Violaine Roussel.
May. 24from Scheer Intelligence
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra hit a milestone recently: He's now sued the Trump Administration more times than the Texas Attorney General sued the feds during Barack…
Jun. 14from KCRW Features
More than a million species of plants, animals, fish and insects are going extinct because of human activity. A massive report from the UN blames it partly on climate change.
May. 10from To the Point
Susie Linfield traces the history behind what she views as a leftist abandonment of Zionism by Jewish intellectuals such as Noam Chomsky and Hannah Arendt.
May. 31from Scheer Intelligence
How’s President Trump’s legal strategy working out?
May. 22from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
There’s been some interesting movement in the polls as the candidates parade through Iowa.
Jun. 14from Left, Right & Center