Tom Nichols

Professor of national security affairs at the U.S. Naval War College

Professor of national security affairs at the U.S. Naval War College

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In this special episode of Left, Right & Center, Josh Barro moderates a discussion on the political center.

Where is the Center?

In this special episode of Left, Right & Center, Josh Barro moderates a discussion on the political center.

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Will these tariffs on Mexico last forever?

It’s a two-front trade war

Will these tariffs on Mexico last forever?

from Left, Right & Center

After a week of scandals, Virginia Democrats are in disarray.

We need to talk about Virginia

After a week of scandals, Virginia Democrats are in disarray.

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This week, Kevin de León will be sworn in as a new member of the LA City Council. He’ll represent downtown, Boyle Heights, and parts of northeast Los Angeles.

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President Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden are holding a final debate Thursday in Nashville, with Kristen Welker of NBC News moderating.

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KCRW speaks with incumbent LA District Attorney Jackie Lacey , as well as her opponent George Gascón , who used to be district attorney in San Francisco.

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