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Shows featuring Tom Engelhardt

  • Tom Engelhardt on "The American Way of War: How Bush’s Wars Became Obama’s" Engelhardt_web
    We discuss the latest in the ongoing US war in Afghanistan, the longest-running war in American history, with Tom Engelhardt, creator and editor of the website TomDispatch and author of The American Way of War: How Bush’s Wars Became Obama’s. Engelhardt says the US war in Afghanistan has troubling parallels with...
    June 18, 2010 | Story
  • Obama’s Pick to Lead Afghan War Linked to Abuse of Prisoners & Secret Assassination Unit Mcchrystal-web
    Lieutenant General Stanley McChrystal formerly served as commander of the Joint Special Operations Command from 2003 to 2008. During that time, he oversaw a secretive program to hunt down and assassinate suspected terrorists around the globe. Last year, lawmakers delayed Stanley McChrystal’s nomination for a key position because of questions about prisoner abuse by forces under his command....
    June 08, 2009 | Story