Iran

March 13, 2015
iran

Debate: Nuclear Negotiations with Iran

March 12, 2015 - Segment 3 - We take a look at the United States' nuclear negotiations with Iran with James Phillips and Ali Gharib.
March 19, 2014
Shane Bauer, Sarah Shourd, and Josh Fattal

A Sliver of Light: Three Americans Imprisoned in Iran

March 19, 2014 - Segment 4 - We meet Shane Bauer, Sarah Shourd, and Josh Fattal. They were arrested along the border between Iraq and Iran in 2009. They were accused by the Iranian authorities of being spies, though no evidence was ever presented to support that claim. Sarah Shourd was released 14 months later, and Bauer and Fattal were released in September 2011.
December 3, 2013
Iran

Thoughts on the Iran Nuclear Deal

December 3, 2013 - Segment 3 - We turn our attention to Iran, with Trita Parsi, President of the National Iranian American Council and author of A Single Roll of the Dice - Obama's Diplomacy with Iran.
September 25, 2013
iran

International News Roundtable

September 25, 2013 - Segment 2 - We host an international news roundtable. We discuss the hostage situation in Nairobi, Kenya, the relationship between Kenya and Somalia, and US-Iranian relations.
June 18, 2013

Syrian rebels and analysis of what the election of reformers means for Iran

June 17, 2013-Segment 3-We turn to international news with a discussion on the U.S. increasing support for Syrian rebels and analysis of what the election of reformers means for Iran.
February 11, 2013

Philosophers’ Roundtable on Eurocentric Philosophies

February 11, 2013 - Hour 2 - Another Philosophers' Roundtable! Tonight we will examine the critique that in the U.S. we focus on Eurocentric philosophies, and will feature philosophers who are working to change that reality.
February 7, 2013
Shane Bauer

Shane Bauer On Solitary Confinement

February 7, 2013 - Segment 1 - Shane Bauer, an independent journalist based in Oakland who wrote an article about solitary confinement for Mother Jones titled "Solitary in Iran Nearly Broke Me. Then I Went Inside American Prisons."
March 7, 2012

March 7, 2012 – Segment 2

Iranian-American poet, journalist and writer Roya Hakakian joins us to share her perspective on Iran-U.S. relations.

March 6, 2012

March 6, 2012 – Hour 1

Today we asses the threat of military action against Iran.  We're joined by: Reza Marashi, Research Director for the National Iranian American Council, and Michael Rubin, Resident Scholar at the American Enterprise Institute and

January 8, 2012

January 10, 2012 – Segment 1

Join our panel as they discuss whether military intervention in Iran is imminent, and if it's necessary.  Our guests are Reza Marashi, Research Director for the National Iranian American Council, Charles Faddis, retired CIA operations officer who served for twenty years in the Middle East, South Asia, and Southern Europe, and David Swanson, author of War is a Lie.

October 14, 2010

October 14, 2010 – Hour 2

What is life really like in Iran today? What is the Iranian political reality behind the rhetoric? Joining us this hour to answer these questions and more is Iranian-American Hooman Majd. His new book is The Ayatollah's Democracy: An Iranian Challenge.

August 31, 2010

August 31, 2010 – Hour 2

How can we protect our privacy while still using increasingly ubiquitous devices like cell phones, GPS's, and personal computers?