This week on Your Call Radio
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*Monday: The future of Iraq
Guests: Thomas Ricks, senior military correspondent for the Washington Post and author of “Fiasco: America’s Military Adventure in Iraq”
Josh Rushing, military correspondent for al-Jazeera English. Before joining al-Jazeera, Rushing was a United States Marine Captain and a press officer for the United States Central Command during the 2003 Invasion of Iraq. You might remember him for his appearance in the documentary Control Room. His memoir, “Mission: Al-Jazeera,” was recently published.
*Tuesday: What does Rupert Murdoch want from The Wall Street Journal?
Guests: Derek Turner, research director of Free Press
Bruce Page, former Sunday Times investigative reporter, and author of “ The Murdoch Archipelago”
*Wednesday: Weapons Sales - Why is the U.S. giving $60 billion in weapons to our 'friends' in the Middle East? Why was the plan announced with so much fanfare?
Guests: Carah Ong, Iran Policy Analyst at the Center for Arms Control and Nonproliferation
Juan Cole, professor of modern Middle Eastern and South Asian history at the University of Michigan - he also runs the Informed Consent blog
*Thursday: The state of al-Qaeda
*Friday: How did the media cover the week's news?