What, exactly, is "populism" and why is it so-- popular? Sunday on Full Measure, I travel across Europe where there's been a rise in populism, both left and right. We'll look at some uncanny similarities to trends here in the U.S. We'll also have an update on waste, fraud and abuse of U.S. tax funds […]
19 and a half years after the War in Afghanistan began, President Trump is moving forward with a plan to draw down the number of American forces there. The longest U.S war in history began October 7, 2001 when the U.S. and allies drove the Taliban from power. The Islamic extremist group had allowed al-Qaeda […]
The following is from the description of the new book, "Why Soldiers Miss War," written by former combat pilot Nolan Peterson. Ask most combat veterans to name the worst experience of their lives, and they’ll probably tell you it was war. But ask them to choose the best experience of their life, and they’ll usually […]
At a rally this week, President Trump spoke in the most depth yet about America's "endless wars" in places like Syria and Afghanistan, and why he says it's important to end them.
As President Trump talks about removing remaining US troops from Afghanistan, we'll have a troubling assessment of all the American tax dollars lost to waste, fraud and abuse. Sunday on Full Measure, we're talking to the Obama-appointed watchdog who still serves under President Trump: the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction Inspector General John Sopko. […]
There’s a startling follow up to my report from last November about a group of citizens from Pakistan and Afghanistan who illegally snuck across the Mexican border into Arizona three days after the Paris attacks and four days after a double suicide bombing in Beirut, Lebanon. Now, seven months later, U.S. Customs and Border Protection […]
Why were millions of your tax dollars spent on a giant building in Afghanistan that the U.S. generals on the ground said they didn't need, didn't want and wouldn't use? We investigated the 64K Afghan Oasis on Full Measure. [button link="http://fullmeasure.news/news/shows/afghan-oasis"]Watch Afghan Oasis on Full Measure with Sharyl Attkisson[/button] Also on the Sunday program: Ben […]
5 good reasons to watch this Sunday's "Full Measure" We investigate why millions of your tax dollars paid for a building nobody wanted, needed or intended to use. We chat with Ben Carson. Scott Thuman investigates security risks posed by refugees being admitted to the U.S. We interview President Obama's former Ambassador to Syria Robert […]