Monday, Oct 24 12:25 p.m. (ET)

Washington’s Jewish Community & The Civil War

A surprising number of Jews participated in the Civil War on both sides, as cabinet members, spies, and foot soldiers. We explore some of the colorful personalities and dramatic stories of the time.

Monday, Oct 24 1 p.m. (ET)

Cracking Intractable Conflicts

In July, the U.S. almost defaulted on its debt because of partisan gridlock. In the Middle East, Israelis and Palestinians continue to fight a seemingly intractable battle. And in our own backyard, gang violence continues in a...

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