Media Roundtable: Saudi-Canada row, the interview with Osama bin Laden's family & midterm elections | KALW

Media Roundtable: Saudi-Canada row, the interview with Osama bin Laden's family & midterm elections

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On this week's media roundtable, we’ll have a conversation with the Guardian’s Middle East correspondent Martin Chulov about his exclusive interview with Osama bin Laden’s family, and the latest diplomatic row between Saudi Arabia and Canada over its criticism of the Kingdom’s human rights violations.

We’ll also discuss Tuesday’s primaries. What grabbed your attention this week?

 

Guests:

John Nichols, Washington DC correspondent for The Nation, and the author of several books, including Horsemen of the Trumpocalypse: A Field Guide to the Most Dangerous People in America

Dave Levinthal, senior political reporter at the Center for Public Integrity

Martin Chulov, award winning Middle East correspondent for the Guardian based in Beirut

 

Web Resources:

The Guardian: A tweet, then a trade freeze: latest row shows Saudi Arabia is asserting new

The Guardian: My son, Osama: the al-Qaida leader’s mother speaks for the first time

The Nation: A Huge Win for Organized Labor in Missouri

The Center for Public Integrity: Inside John Bolton Super PAC’s deal with Cambridge Analytica