Sunday, July 31
Guests: James Peterson, Joe Watkins, Lara Brown
After a week of broadcasting live from the Wells Fargo Center, we’re back in the studio to talk about last night’s speeches from Chelsea Clinton and Hillary Clinton. And, we’ll recap the highs, lows, and impact of the Democratic Convention. We’ll be joined by commentators JAMES PETERSON and JOE WATKINS, as well as LARA BROWN, Interim Director of the Graduate School of Political Management and an associate professor at the George Washington University.
Guests: Evan Thomas, Joby Warrick, Scott Johnson
Today, we bring you a special “top secret” edition of Radio Times in Review. We’ll hear about Eisenhower’s handling of the Cold War and nuclear threats from the Soviet Union during Marty’s interview with EVAN THOMAS, author of Ike’s Bluff: President Eisenhower’s Secret Battle to Save the World. Then, how one Jordanian double agent gained the trust of the CIA. We learned more about their deadly meeting when Marty spoke with JOBY WARRICK, author of The Triple Agent: The al-Qaeda Mole who Infiltrated the CIA. Lastly, we’ll hear the story of one man’s startling discovery that his father was a former CIA special agent when we listen to Marty’s interview with author SCOTT JOHNSON about his memoir, The Wolf and the Watchman: A Father, a Son, and the CIA.