Time to Rethink The U.S. Drone Program? This week, President Obama, @obama_prezident, acknowledged that a U.S. drone strike killed two Al Qaeda hostages, American Warren Weinstein and Italian Giovanni Lo Porto, last January. Andrew Cockburn, @andrewmcockburn, author of “Kill Chain: The Rise Of The High-Tech Assassins” and Washington editor for Harper's Magazine, @Harpers examines the U.S. drone program since its inception. He believes the program has had few successes over the years, and that the U.S. should find a new strategy to wage the war on terror.
"Political Science: Where Evidence and Ideology Collide". Gen. Barry McCaffrey is a retired army four star general. From 1996 to 2001, he served as the U.S. drug policy director (the Drug Czar) under President Bill Clinton.
Talking about... Where is the tax reform? with Elaine C. Kamarck. She is a senior fellow in the Governance Studies program at Brookings and Founding Director of their Center for Effective Public Management.
Bill Lawrence, author of “After the Uprisings: Political Transition in Tunisia, Libya, and Yemen," served as a senior advisor for the U.S. State Department. He examines the turmoil on the ground in Libya, and the West's responsibility to Libyan citizens after Qaddafi's fall. talking about libya crissis and illegal inmigration to Europe.