The Monitor:March 20, 2017 
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The Monitor  March 20, 2017   
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The Monitor  Weekly Program  For non-profit use only. 
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On The Monitor this week:

James Carden on the continued U.S.-arming of terrorists in Syria amidst DCs ongoing Political Theater
Andrew Cockburn on reviving the art of threat inflation and aiding and abetting the Saudi slaughter in Yemen
James Carden, Andrew Cockburn 
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More about this weeks guests:

James Carden is a Washington, DC"based journalist focusing on US foreign policy. He is also the executive editor of the American Committee for East-West Accord, and a contributing writer at The Nation. He has served as an Advisor to the US-Russia Presidential Commission at the US State Department. He has contributed articles on US-Russia policy to The American Conservative, The National Interest, The Moscow Times. He graduated from the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) and the Moscow State Institute of International Relations. His most recent articles include:Why Does the US Continue to Arm Terrorists in Syria? and Round Up the Usual Suspects, Its Time for a Show Hearing. You can read his articles for The Nation here.

Born in London and raised in County Cork, Andrew Cockburn moved to the U.S. in 1979. He is a journalist, an author and a filmmaker. He is also the Washington editor of Harpers Magazine. His books include: Dangerous Liaison: The Inside Story of the U.S.-Israeli Covert Relationship and The Threat: Inside the Soviet Military Machine. His most recent book is Kill Chain: The Rise of the High-Tech Assassins. His latest articles include The New Red Scare Reviving the art of threat inflation; and Acceptable Losses Aiding and abetting the Saudi slaughter in Yemen. You can read his latest articles for Harpers here. 
Mark Bebawi
Robert Gartner 
Corporate Economy | Money in Politics | Middle East | Iran | Iraq | Israel | Saudi Arabia | Syria | Turkey | Weapons Industry  
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