RT America -- October 19, 2015

Iraq invasion was about regime change – international relations professor on leaked US, UK memos

News of leaked memos indicating that former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair had already agreed to work with the George W. Bush Administration on the invasion of Iraq long before it began has been less than a shock to many people. Stephen Zunes, a major critic of the Bush administration and professor of politics and international studies at the University of San Francisco, offers his view as to why public reaction has been so tepid and what the invasion was really about.

Fort Ross: Centuries-old historic Russian site struggling to survive

In the beginning of the 19th century, Fort Ross, a historic site in Northern California, served as a home for Russian immigrants. However, the historic fort has been struggling since former Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger cut funding to California’s parks. Alexey Yaroshevsky visits the site and speaks with people who want to save it from being lost to history.