President Obama

January 21, 2015
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Analysis of President Obama’s State of the Union Address

January 21, 2015 - Segment 2 - Marc and his panel offer analysis of President Barack Obama's sixth state of the Union address. Did the President's comments last night truly reflect the State of the Union, as the American people see it?
November 17, 2014
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National & International News Roundup: President Obama’s Immigration Plan, The Islamic State & More

November 17, 2014 - Segment 3 - We look at national and international headlines, including President Obama's comments on immigration and the Islamic State with a roundtable of political analysts.
October 17, 2013
Ted Cruz, Government Shutdown

Last Minute Deal To Avoid Government Shutdown: What It Means For US Credibility

October 17, 2013 - Hour 1 - Even though the Senate proposed a last-minute deal today to avert a default on the national debt, it offers only a temporary solution. We talk about the debt ceiling, the shutdown, and where we go from here.
September 4, 2013
Conflict in Syria

What Should Role Should The US Play In Syria?

September 4, 2013 - Segment 1 - We begin our show with a look at the situation in Syria. Our panel of guests includes Phyllis Bennis, the Rev. Dr. Solomon Iyobosa Omo-Osagie II, and Sabith Khan.
August 29, 2013
President Obama - Speech at the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington

NAACP’s Dedrick Muhammad: President Obama’s Speech On 50th Anniversary Of March On Washington

August 29, 2013 - Segment 2- We analyze President Obama's speech at the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, with Dedrick Muhammad, Senior Director of the Economic Department and Executive Director of the Financial Freedom Center at the NAACP.
August 12, 2013
President Obama's speech on NSA surveillance

National News Round-Up: Police Brutality, Edward Snowden & President Obama on NSA Surveillance

August 12, 2013 - Segment 1 - We start off the week with a roundtable on national news stories, including instances of policy brutality across the country, Edward Snowden, and President Obama's speech on NSA surveillance.
July 2, 2013
U.S. President Obama writes in a guest book as he tours Robben Island near Cape Town

US Policy: President Obama’s Trip To Africa

July 2, 2013 - Segment 2 - In light of President Obama's trip to Africa, we discuss US policy in Africa. Our guests include: Elmira Woods, co-director of Foreign Policy In Focus at the Institute for Policy Studies; and Abayomi Azikiwe, Editor of the Pan-African News Wire.
May 23, 2013
President Obama delivers the commencement address during a ceremony at Morehouse College on Sunday in Atlanta, Georgia.

Is President Obama’s Message To Black America Different From The Rest Of America?

May 23, 2013 - Segment 3 - We analyze President Obama's messages to Black America, looking at his recent commencement speeches with Kai Wright, Dr. Kimberly Moffitt, and Keith Snipes.
May 17, 2013
President Obama AP IRS

President Obama On Civil Liberties After IRS, AP

May 17, 2013 - Segment 2 - We talk national politics with the recent scrutiny and criticism of the Obama administration over the IRS scandal and the AP investigation with Ari Berman, Jordan Bloom, and Gabe Rottman.
March 20, 2013
President Obama Visits Israel, Middle East

President Obama Visits Middle East, First Presidential Trip To Israel

March 20, 2013 - Segment 1 - We discuss President Obama's visit to the Middle East with Rashid Khalidi, Edward Said Professor of Modern Arab Studies at Columbia University, and Jason Isaacson of the American Jewish Committee. Then, we speak to Craig and Cindy Corrie, the parents of Rachel Corrie, who was killed by the Israeli military ten years ago this month.