Afghanistan Strategy, For-Profit College Reopens In Wisconsin, Trump’s Accomplishments

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In a speech last night, President Trump announced a new military strategy in Afghanistan. We discuss the details and what it means for the region’s future. We also find out about relaxed rules that are letting for-profit Globe University is set to reopen four campuses in Wisconsin. Plus, a guest explains why he thinks that despite the criticism, President Trump has quietly accomplished more than it seems.

Featured in this Show

  • Breaking Down The President's Afghanistan Strategy

    In a televised address to the nation last night, President Trump laid out his highly-anticipated strategy for American involvement in Afghanistan going forward. A reporter breaks down what the president had to say.

  • The Fight Over For-Profit Universities In Minnesota, Wisconsin

    For-profit universities have been controversial after allegations of ineffective programs and predatory loans became public. Minnesota and Wisconsin for-profit schools like Globe University have not been immune. While Globe was shuttered in Minnesota, it still has a base in Wisconsin. We’ll speak with Paul Fain of Inside Higher Ed about the news.

  • The Trump Administration's Successes

    While the Trump administration’s failures and crises have been well-publicized, a political observer argues that the President is successfully reshaping federal policy.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Judith Siers-Poisson Host
  • Chris Malina Producer
  • J. Carlisle Larsen Producer
  • Judith Siers-Poisson Producer
  • Nahal Toosi Guest
  • Paul Fain Guest
  • David Graham Guest

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