Rukmini Callimachi is a foreign correspondent for the New York Times, focusing on al-Qaeda and Islamic extremism.
Secretary of Defense James “Maddog” Mattis resigns a day after Trump announces plans to withdraw military forces from Syria. Plus: can we afford a government shutdown?
Dec. 21from Left, Right & Center
Last month in Berlin, Warren visited the archives of Stasi, the Communist secret police of East Germany.
May. 3, 2018from To the Point
President Trump wants American forces to leave Syria soon, but not immediately. As ISIS has been beaten back, we learn what the group was like when they were in power.
Apr. 5, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Will President Trump’s new strategy serve his goals?
May. 8from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Democrats are divided: impeachment now or further investigations? Top aides don’t do what the president tells them.
Apr. 25from To the Point
Attorney General William Barr released the highly anticipated Mueller report this morning.
Apr. 18from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
What happens in the Arctic doesn’t stay in the Arctic. It’s not just glacial melting and rising seas, but rising temperatures mean trouble for plants and animals.
Apr. 11from To the Point
Even the Wild West had gun control. Most Americans want it now--especially kids afraid of school shootings.
Apr. 18from To the Point
After finding herself abandoned by society after leaving prison, Susan Burton became the aid she and so many others in her position needed.
Apr. 12from Scheer Intelligence
There’s still much to discuss.
Apr. 24from 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
Ken joined Josh Barro on this week's Left, Right & Center episode to discuss the Mueller report with Rich Lowry and Christine Emba
Apr. 19from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers