WPKN Archives: War Report for August 2015

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In Context

Original Aired:
Monday, August 24th, 2015
11:59AM to 12:57PM

58 minutes

Monday, August 24th, 2015 4:09PM

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Episode: War Report for August 2015

Kiev reports Russian troops on border. U.S. sends planes and troops to Turkey to fight ISIS as Kurds enter fray and Russians land MIGs in Syria. Assessing Iran nuclear treaty. Japan grapples with World War 2 legacy amid renewed nationalism. U.S. election update.

Show: In Context

In Context is a  public affairs series which focuses on important issues at home and abroad.  The show is hosted by Ken MacDermotRoe whose previous series History Counts was broadcast nationally on the Pacifica network.  The producer is Gus Cantavero who created In Context with Ken.

In Context includes a monthly feature, The War Report, in which In Context military affairs commentator Marchand MacDermotRoe reports important developments in the global wars – developments often unreported in the U.S. media.  Marchand, Ken and Gus, analyze the geo-political significance of these developments and show how they affect Americans.

The  In Context War Report is aired on the fourth Monday of the month from from noon to 1:00 PM. The show can be heard on WPKN 89.5 FM, Bridgeport, CT and is streamed live at WPKN.org.  Listeners are invited to visit the In Context website, friend them on Facebook at In Context Report and watch their videos on their YouTube Channel, In Context Radio and TV.  Your invited to follow In Context on Twitter.

In Context is a produced by MDR Productions, Inc.


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