Has “Hillary’s War” allowed ISIS to make inroads in Libya? Should defense “hawks” share in any blame? Updates on the tragic refugee crisis in northern Africa, as hundreds of thousands attempt to board makeshift boats headed for Europe. A review of British, Italian and Australian responses to this sad situation. Also, a quick look at the dubious H1-B immigration scheme currently perpetrated by large American corporations such as Google, Microsoft and Disney. Is it wise for companies to want to displace American workers for cheaper foreign labor? Plus, reviews of recent movies including “Mad Max: Fury Road” and “San Andreas” and also “Winter Sleep” by Turkish director Nuri Bilge Ceylon. Notes on the U2 concerts in Denver this weekend, and speculation on the not-so-subtle Christianity of U2’s frontman Bono. We conclude with the Hank Williams gospel standard "The Pale Horse & His Rider." With music and listener calls.
June 7, 2015