Why Did the Islamic State’s Rise to Power Take America Completely By Surprise?

Center for Security Policy's picture
Printer-friendly versionPrinter-friendly versionPDF versionPDF version



Secure Freedom Radio is made possible by listeners like you.

With Adam Kredo, Joe Davis, Gordon Chang, Jose Cardenas. Jim Hanson guest hosts.

ADAM KREDO, reporter for the Washington Free Beacon:

  • The US’s surprise at ISIS’ sudden rise in Iraq
  • Is there anything at this point the US can do to turn the situation in Iraq around?

JOE DAVIS, Director of Public Affairs at Veterans of Foreign Wars:

  • The future of the VA after the outing of Eric Shinseki
  • An update on the situation of imprisoned Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi and what the public can do to help free him

GORDON CHANG, of Forbes.com:

  • China’s participation in the RIMPAC naval exercises and what the Obama Administration thinks the future of this partnership can be
  • Update on Chinese aggression in East Asia
  • Irony of the US partnering with China in a cybersecurity working group, in light of the threats China poses to American intellectual property

JOSE CARDENAS, former USAID Acting Assistant for Latin America and the Caribbean:

  • The humanitarian and national security crisis on the US’s Southern Border
  • The contribution of the “push” factor in unstable environments in Central America that have led to the immigration crisis
News Source : Why Did the Islamic State’s Rise to Power Take America Completely By Surprise?
Copy this html code to your website/blog to embed this press release.