RT America -- June 15, 2015
No end in sight: Obama admin. to increase number of mercenaries in Iraq
President Barack Obama’s plan to send 450 military advisors to Iraq to train Iraqi forces in the fight against the Islamic State is reviving comparisons to the Bush administration’s military interventions in the Middle East. Manila Chan speaks with Michael O’Brien, author of ‘America’s Destruction of Iraq,’ about how the current political and military climate mirrors the one at the beginning of the Iraq War. He also discusses how private mercenaries are making a bigger impact.
1992 Redux: Could we see another Clinton vs Bush election?
With former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush officially throwing his hat into the 2016 race for the White House Monday afternoon, people are looking at the possibility of Bush going up against Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton. Anya Parampil takes a look at how Hillary’s and Jeb’s policies stack up at home and abroad.