Lee Smith from the Wall Street Journal joins guest host Jim Hanson to analyze the death of Hezbollah leader Sayyid Mohammed Hussein Fadlallah. Then, Jeremy Scahill from The Nation discusses a story he has been covering about the CIA’s use of contractors in the war on terrorism. Scahill later weighs in on the successes and failures of the controversial contracting company, Blackwater. Finally, Bill Roggio of The Long War Journal updates us on what is playing out behind the scenes among the terrorist leadership in the Afghanistan-Pakistan war.
Entries Tagged as 'Lee Smith'
July 8th, 2010 · Comments
June 21st, 2010 · Comments
Frank tracks Elena Kagan’s nomination to the Supreme Court specifically in terms of the role of Saudi money at Harvard University. The Hoover Institute’s, Fouad Ajami, shares unique insight on the relationship between our policy towards Iran and our safety. Also on that topic and U.S. allies in the Middle East, The Strong Horse author Lee Smith joins Frank. Gordon Chang wraps up with piercing analysis of all things related to U.S. security in Asia.