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30 July 2014

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How impeachment (cynically) benefits everyone in DC

Matt Lewis and Alex Seitz-Wald consider why talk of impeaching Obama is increasing. Play entire video

The problem with a “universe from nothing”

John Horgan and George Johnson critique Lawrence Krauss’s explanation for why there is something rather than nothing. Plus: Honorable agnosticism.   Play entire video

What’s behind the achievement gap?

Conor Friedersdorf and Freddie deBoer debate whether it’s poverty, property values, or something else. Plus:No excuses,” no credibility?   Play entire video

Can Iran be reintegrated into the world?

Robert Wright speaks with Hooman Majd, who recently reported from the Iranian nuclear negotiations in Vienna. Plus: Will there be an Iranian nuclear deal?   Play entire video

Can people live without a government?

Kevin Glass talks to Ben Terris, who recently visited Porcfest, a libertarian gathering in New Hampshire. Plus: Visiting the “libertarian Burning Man.”   Play entire video

Did China just snub North Korea?

Yong Kwon and Steven Denney consider whether tension is brewing between North Korea and China. Plus: Being pro-Japanese in South Korea.   Play entire video

The boss and your birth control

Sarah Posner and Kara Loewentheil discuss whether Hobby Lobby fits into a larger phenomenon of shrinking workers’ rights. Plus: Who gets a religious exemption?   Play entire video

Is neoconservatism in its last throes?

Rob Farley and Matt Duss analyze the fight between Dick Cheney and Rand Paul. Plus: Did Netanyahu decide to kick the hornet’s nest?   Play entire video

The Wright Show

Are liberal Zionists turning against Israel?

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Robert Wright and Lisa Goldman analyze the changing discourse around the Middle East conflict.   Play entire video

The Glenn Show

Imagining Obama as a “blacker” president

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Glenn Loury and John McWhorter consider a different way Obama could have governed. Plus: If John Edwards were president, would there be a Tea Party?   Play entire video

Drezburt

Is the two-state solution really and truly dead?

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Heather Hurlburt and Daniel Drezner analyze the future of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Plus: Putin gets trapped by his own propaganda.   Play entire video

Worldwise

How will the world react to MH17?

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Volodymyr Yermolenko, from Kiev, talks to Robert Wright. Plus: Who are the “Cossacks” who allegedly shot down MH17?   Play entire video

The DMZ

Should the Dems go hard populist?

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Bill Scher and Matt Lewis consider whether Democrats should play it safe or follow Elizabeth Warren’s lead. Plus: How going on cable news is like doing heroin.   Play entire video

Free Will

Millennial Marxists and disillusioned Randians

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Will Wilkinson and Jason Brennan discuss whether your political fate is set age at nineteen. Plus: The Mickey Mouse Clubhouse as a utopian capitalist society.   Play entire video