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Congress Set to Vote on Syria Strikes


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A rebel fighter carries homemade mortar rounds on September 3, 2013 in the northern Syrian city of Raqqa.
MEZAR MATAR/AFP/Getty Images
A rebel fighter carries homemade mortar rounds on September 3, 2013 in the northern Syrian city of Raqqa.

President Obama will address the American people on Tuesday about the crisis in Syria, as he tries to convince Congress to support his plans for military intervention. We'll discuss the latest developments in Syria and Washington D.C.

Host: Michael Krasny

Guests:

  • David Mark, editor-in-chief of Politix, an online community focusing on national politics, and former senior editor with Politico
  • Robert Danin, senior fellow for Middle East and Africa studies at the Council on Foreign Relations
  • Stephen Zunes, professor of politics and chair of Middle Eastern studies at USF and senior analyst for Foreign Policy in Focus
  • Steve Weber, professor of political science at UC Berkeley and author of books including "The End of Arrogance, America and the Global Competition of Ideas"

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