Ian Masters
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 BACKGROUND BRIEFING is a radio program featuring international and national news, expert guests, policy makers, and critics offering analysis and insight on national security, foreign and domestic policy, political, cultural, and social issues.

Five days a week, Background Briefing asks knowledgeable and thoughtful experts to explain the complexities behind major news stories in long-format interviews.
Programs from Producer: Ian Masters
 program  producer  date  length
 : Ukraine on the Brink of Civil War Thanks to Putin; The Smoking Gun Revealing the Cost Culture and Cover-Up at GM; Bloomberg Takes on the NRA
  Ian Masters 2014-04-16 00:59:00
 : How Wal-Mart and the Waltons Avoid Billions on Tax Day; Why America's White Supremacists are Not Labelled Terrorists; Nigeria's Brazen Home Grown Insurgency
  Ian Masters 2014-04-15 00:59:00
 : A Nightmare Scenario in Ukraine; The WRong Enemy in Afghanistan; Who Gets What From Your Tax Dollars?
  Ian Masters 2014-04-14 00:59:00
 : America's Record on Avoiding Genocide; How American Bankers Took Over Washington; "Nuclear Nightmares: Securing the World Before it is Too Late
  Ian Masters 2014-04-13 00:59:04
 : Will the Public Mobilize to Stop the Time Warner / Comcast Megamerger?; Is Blocking Iran's Envoy to the U.N. Meant to Humilate Obama and Rouhani?; Exposing the Real Enemy to the U.S. in Afghanistan
  Ian Masters 2014-04-10 00:59:00
 : Sticker Shock from the Release of Medicare Payment Information; Time to Try Something Else Than the Israeli / Palestinian Peace Process; Is America Rigged for the Rich?
  Ian Masters 2014-04-09 00:59:00
 : Russia Warns Ukraine Not to Use Force Against Protests it is Provoking; An American Whose Adopted Home is Rwanda on the 20th Anniversary of the Rwandan Genocide
  Ian Masters 2014-04-08 00:59:00
 : Mobilizing for "Equal Pay Day"; India Poised to Elect a Right Wing Nationalist; Hungary Re-elects the Right
  Ian Masters 2014-04-07 00:59:00
 : The Aspirations of the Afghan People Versus Their Government; An Assessment of the Affordable Care Act's Successful Sign-Up of 7.1 Million Americans; The Reality of the American Dream Today
  Ian Masters 2014-04-06 00:59:00
 : The Latest Shooting at Fort Hood and PTSD; An Analysis of the Supreme Court's McCutcheon Ruling; The Real Jonathan Pollard and the Damage he Did
  Ian Masters 2014-04-03 00:59:00
 : The Supreme Court's Gift to Plutocrats; The "Corporate Consumption Complex"; Pollard as a Bargaining Chip in the Israeli - Palestinian Peace Talks
  Ian Masters 2014-04-02 00:59:00
 : How Much is the Stock Exchange Rigged?; An Update from an Aviation Expert Who First Predicted the Fate of the Malaysia Airliner; The Ebola Outbreak in Guinea
  Ian Masters 2014-04-01 00:59:00
 : A Critique of Obama's Handling of Putin; An Examination of the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's New Report with Elizabeth Kolbert
  Ian Masters 2014-03-31 00:59:00
 : The Impromtu Kerry / Lavrov Summit in Paris; Russia's Fascist and Anti-Semetic Problem; The Emerging Republican Vote-Suppression Strategy
  Ian Masters 2014-03-30 00:59:00
 : FBI Sting Nabs Lawmakers in North Carolina, New York and California; A Strategic Alignment Between the Egyptian Military and the Saudi Monarchy; Obama Meets the Pope
  Ian Masters 2014-03-27 00:59:00
 : Will the Conviction of Bin Laden's Son-In-Law Lead to Closing Guantanamo?; The Supreme Court Takes A Second Hit at the A.C.A.
  Ian Masters 2014-03-26 00:59:00
 : Dark Days Descend on Egypt; Supreme Court Poised to Open a Pandora's Box; Washington's War Between Politicians and Spies
  Ian Masters 2014-03-25 00:59:00
 : The Rising Cost of Putin's Putsch in Ukraine; Obama's Second Attempt to Crack Down on For-Profit Colleges; The 25th Anniversary of the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill
  Ian Masters 2014-03-24 00:59:00
 : Russia Poised to Invade Eatern Ukraine; "Earth Will Cross the Climate Change Threshold in 2038"; The Scientist Who Predicted the Recent "Big Bang" Breathrough
  Ian Masters 2014-03-23 00:59:00
 : "Russia's Powerful Media Bubble"; Vermonters Push for a Public Bank; The Latest Outrageous Corporate Golden Parachute
  Ian Masters 2014-03-20 00:59:00
 : A Report from Ukraine on Russian Political Thuggery; The Head of the National Federation of Community Broadcasters on Pacifica's Latest Turmoil; Dimming Prospects for the Democrats Holding the Senate
  Ian Masters 2014-03-19 00:59:00
 : A Victim of Military Sexual Assault on General Sinclair's Plea Deal; A Case of Political Corruption that Exposes the Disastrous Consequence of Citizens United; "The Democrat's Obama Problem"
  Ian Masters 2014-03-18 00:59:00
 : March 17 - Sanctioning Putin; Examening the Evidence in the Mystery of the Missing Airliner; An Active Airline Pilot on the Malaysia Airliner's Disappearance
  Ian Masters 2014-03-17 00:59:00
 : Putin on the Warpath; Malaysia's Authoritarian Government Under Scrutiny; An Analysis of Possible Scenarios That Might Explain the Disappearance of the Malaysian Boeing 777
  Ian Masters 2014-03-16 00:59:00
 : Ukraine's Threat From Within; Class Warfare in Venezuela; Libya Heading for a East-West Partition
  Ian Masters 2014-03-13 00:59:00
 : Russian Expert on the Limits of U.S.-Russia Relations; Saudi Arabia's Threat to Blockade Qatar
  Ian Masters 2014-03-12 00:59:00
 : Putin's Vulnerability is Banks, Not Tanks; The Senate Intelligence Committee Take's a Stand; Are the Oligarchs in the New Gilded Age Getting off Lightly?
  Ian Masters 2014-03-11 00:59:00
 : Senator Bernie Sanders on Running for President; Is Russia Laying the Groundwork for an Invasion of Eastern Ukraine?; Can Obama Buck the Midterm Election Trend?
  Ian Masters 2014-03-10 00:59:00
 : The Economic Hits Russia is Taking Now and Could Take in the Future; The Granddaughter of the Soviet Leader who Gave Crimea to Ukraine; Exposing "The Deep State"
  Ian Masters 2014-03-09 00:59:00
 : Energy as a Weapon in Russia's War with Ukraine; The Ramifications of the Upcoming Referendum in Crimea; The Senate's Shameful Act
  Ian Masters 2014-03-06 00:59:00
 >  Records 0-30 of total: 782


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