Scholar and activist Sardar Saadi discusses the political context of the recent airstrikes launched by Turkey against the Islamic State and Kurds in Iraq and Syria.
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Economist Bob Pollin joined us to discuss his new co-authored petition calling on economists to support an increase of the federal minimum wage to $15 by 2020.
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PERI Economist Gerald Epstein discusses his new co-authored report, “Banking From Financial Crisis to Dodd-Frank: Five Years On, How Much Has Changed?”
Economist Mark Wesibrot discusses the role of the U.S. and U.S.-dominated institutions in the current crisis in Greece.
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Award-winning journalist Nick Fillmore discusses his latest reporting into the “gross public over-spending” associated with the Pan-Am games.
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Lawrence Wilkerson, retired army colonel and former chief of staff for Colin Powell, discusses what he sees as positives and potential negatives in the new Cuban/North American relations.
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Author and analyst Phyllis Bennis says it’s largely a win for those opposed to militarization.