Background Briefing with Ian Masters

By Ian Masters

Background Briefing goes far beyond the headlines and deep under the radar to bring forward truths unheard elsewhere in American media. Background Briefing features international and national news, expert guests, policymakers, and critics offering analysis and insight on national security, foreign and domestic policy, political, cultural, and social issues. backgroundbriefing.org/donate twitter.com/ianmastersmedia facebook.com/ianmastersmedia

  1. 1.
    September 15, 2021 - Greg Palast | Alfred McCoy | Jessica Lee
    1:03:17
  2. 2.
    September 14, 2021 - Larry Gerston | Eric Levitz | Virginia López
    58:06
  3. 3.
    September 13, 2021 - Lisa Graves | Edward McCaffery | Ali Al-Ahmed
    1:01:22
  4. 4.
    September 12, 2021 - Philip Shenon | Suzanne Schneider | Geoff Thale
    1:02:26
  5. 5.
    September 9, 2021 - Kristen Breitweiser | Stephen Wertheim | David Blight
    1:04:20
  6. 6.
    September 8, 2021 - Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera | Lawrence Douglas | Carl Tobias
    59:08
  7. 7.
    September 7, 2021 - Matthew Avery Sutton | William Arkin | Kai Thaler
    1:01:51
  8. 8.
    September 6, 2021 - Harley Shaiken | Lawrence Mishel | Gabriel Winant
    1:01:04
  1. 9.
    September 5, 2021 - Caroline Frederickson | Jan-Werner Müller | Lindsay Koshgarian
    1:03:24
  2. 10.
    September 2, 2021 - Jamille Fields Allsbrook | Dr. Andrew Kolodny | William Hartung
    58:25
  3. 11.
    September 1, 2021 - Sarah Slamen | Sidney Blumenthal | Thomas Barfield
    58:53
  4. 12.
    Can the Taliban Rule Afghanistan's Urban Population Who Do Not Want to Go Back to the 7th Century?
    19:49
  5. 13.
    August 31, 2021 - Zack Kopplin | Jeremi Suri | Karl Frisch
    59:27
  6. 14.
    August 30, 2021 - Eric Schleifstein | Najmedin Meshkati | Dr. Stanley Perlman
    58:21
  7. 15.
    August 29, 2021 - Michael Weiss | Lawrence Korb | Shannon Bennett
    1:03:40
  8. 16.
    August 26, 2021 - Adam Weinstein | Dorit Reiss | David Kamper
    57:27
  9. 17.
    August 25, 2021 - Thomas Wright | Paul Campos | Paul Light
    1:02:00
  10. 18.
    August 24, 2021 - Robert Kuttner | Andrew Latham | Karen Greenberg
    1:00:56
  11. 19.
    August 23, 2021 - David Rothkopf | Jacob Silverman | Jeremy Duda
    1:00:47
  12. 20.
    August 22, 2021 - Shane Burley | David Vine | Samuel Moyn
    1:01:10
  13. 21.
    August 19, 2021 - Amb. Husain Haqqani | James Jennings | Lincoln Mitchell
    1:05:35
  14. 22.
    August 18, 2021 - Sarah Leah Whitson | Peter Dreier | Jon Cohen
    1:03:45
  15. 23.
    August 17, 2021 - Thomas Mockaitis | Dr. Sajjan Gohel | Brian Concannon
    58:40
  16. 24.
    August 16, 2021 - Paul Pillar | Robert Baer | Christopher Mitchell
    1:01:21
  17. 25.
    August 15, 2021 - John Nichols | Shuja Nawaz | Christine Fair
    1:02:18
  18. 26.
    August 12, 2021 - Graham Fuller | Dowell Myers | Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman
    1:08:00
  19. 27.
    August 11, 2021 - Harold Meyerson | Tapio Schneider | Spencer Ackerman
    1:06:49
  20. 28.
    August 10, 2021 - David Dayen | Steven Greenhouse | Joel Clement
    59:39
  21. 29.
    August 8, 2021 - Rachel Cleetus | Mohamed Ismail | Peter Bergen
    1:12:07
  22. 30.
    August 8, 2021 - Alex Pareene | Fred Wertheimer | Samuel Chu
    59:42
  23. 31.
    August 8, 2021 - Dr. Ben Freeman | Ioan Grillo | Col. Andrew Bacevich
    1:05:43
  24. 32.
    August 4, 2021 - Tamara Fucile | David Marples | Nader Hashemi
    59:42
  25. 33.
    August 3, 2021 - Ryan Cooper | Ruth Ben-Ghiat | Helaine Olen
    56:28
  26. 34.
    August 2, 2021 - Gary Blasi | Larry Gerston | Lloyd Green
    1:02:00
  27. 35.
    August 1, 2021 - Harry Litman | Basav Sen | Lawrence Wright
    1:12:24
  28. 36.
    July 29, 2021 - Kent Harrington | William Ripple | Julie Brown
    1:10:24
  29. 37.
    July 28, 2021 - Robert Hockett | John Pike | Philip Rucker
    1:03:31
  30. 38.
    July 27, 2021 - Will Sommer | Sidney Blumenthal | John Bonifaz
    59:11
  31. 39.
    July 26, 2021 - Michael Mann | David Pogue | Juan Cole
    1:07:25
  32. 40.
    July 25, 2021 - Jamie Metzl | Lisa Graves | Greg Grandin
    1:12:15
  33. 41.
    July 22, 2021 - James Thurber | Eric Schickler | Michael Bender
    1:09:42
  34. 42.
    July 21, 2021 - Eli Zupnick | David Hearst | Ann Hagehorn
    1:06:00
  35. 43.
    July 20, 2021 - Alex Kotch | Jamie Beck Alexander | Jennifer Mercieca
    1:02:56
  36. 44.
    July 19, 2021 - Miles Taylor | David Kaye | Lawrence Gostin
    57:58
  37. 45.
    July 18, 2021 - Col. Lawrence Wilkerson | Robert Baer | Richard Parker
    59:00
  38. 46.
    June 15, 2021 - Scott Horton | David Karpf | Ann Louis Bardach
    59:30
  39. 47.
    July 14, 2021 - Jonathan Metzl | Keesha Gaskins-Nathan | Rob Johnson
    1:01:24
  40. 48.
    July 13, 2021 - Joshua Douglas | Garry Pierre-Pierre | Ada Ferrer
    59:00
  41. 49.
    July 12, 2021 - Jeremi Suri | Arturo Lopez Levy | Robert Jones
    59:20
  42. 50.
    July 8, 2021 - Alex Weinstein | Brian Concannon | Terry O'Rourke
    59:31

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