War News Video

This week on War News Radio, we learn about an ongoing web video series that has opened a window into everyday life in Hometown Baghdad. Listen now to Natalie Litton’s report. We also hear about Iraq’s troubled water supply, still briny after all these years. Listen now to this report…

Mind and Body

This week on War News Radio, we find out about the Iraqi government’s efforts to keep doctors from fleeing the country. Listen now to Elizabeth Threlkeld’s report. Then, we look into the impact of military blogs on soldiers and their families. Listen now to Reuben Heyman-Kantor’s report. We hear the…

Live and Learn

This week on War News Radio, we hear about the state of Iraqi universities and teaching conditions after the U.S. invasion. Listen now to Wren Elhai’s report. Then, we take a look at the futures slated for graduates from America’s service academies. Listen now to Sarah Manion’s report. Finally, we…

In Verse and In Prose

This week on War News Radio, we speak with an expert about the future of the Iraqi parliament. Listen now to Elizabeth Threlkeld’s report. Then, we hear from soldier-poets, who put the war in Iraq into verse. Listen now to Jess Engebretson’s report. Finally, we find out how the editors…

Losing Patience

This week on War News Radio, we hear about Catholic hospitals in Baghdad, struggling to serve their neighbors. Listen now to Clare Kobasa’s report. Then, we speak with an Afghan journalist about reporters, protests, and the new Afghan media law. Listen now to Wren Elhai’s report. Finally, we find out…

Moving Pictures

This week on War News Radio, we check out a film school where young Iraqis learn a new way to document their lives: on tape. Listen now to this report from Eric Chiang and Hansi Lo Wang. Then, we talk with former top CIA official Tyler Drumheller about what went…

Expatriate Dreams

This week on War News Radio, in the second part of our series on mental health in Iraq, we hear from two expatriate Iraqi psychiatrists. Listen now to Jess Engebretson’s report. Then, we find out about the impact of the war on the Iraqi community of Dearborn, Michigan. Listen now…

No Method to the Madness

This week on War News Radio, in the first of a two-part series, we take a look at the mental health system in Iraq. Listen now to Jess Engebretson’s report. Then, we speak with Thomas Ricks, the author of Fiasco: The American Military Adventure in Iraq. He says the war…

Fact and Fantasy

This week on War News Radio, we speak to Michelle Flournoy, President of the Center for a New American Security, about President Bush’s proposal for a new war coordinator. Listen now to Michael Drezner’s report. Then, we examine Iran’s alleged meddling in the Iraq war. Listen now this report from…

Putting the Pieces Back Together

This week on War News Radio, we find out about an independently run veteran’s center that’s bypassing the bureaucracy to make veterans feel at home. Listen now to Elise Garrity’s report. We speak with Carlotta Gall, the New York Times’ Afghanistan bureau chief. She’s more optimistic about Afghanistan than Iraq.…