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  The Future of Energy
Affordable and plentiful energy has fueled America’s economic engine for more than a century. For most of this period, we have ...

The Saudi-American Alliance, Part Two
America’s 70 year long relationship with Saudi Arabia has been at times both fruitful and challenging. With the world’s largest proven ...

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Islam at the Crossroads
Aired 1/27/2005

The allegiance of Muslim terrorists to a particularly virulent form of Islam has provoked fear and controversy all across the world. What are the tenets of this faith? Why has it seemingly spawned such fanaticism and hatred of Jews, Christians, Americans and the West? Is violence a perversion of Islam, as President Bush insists, or inherent in its teachings? Is Islam one faith or many?
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  Akbar Ahmed
    Ibn Khaldun Chair of Islamic Studies at American University and the author of Islam Under Siege: Living Dangerously in a Post-Honor World

Originally Aired: 5/20/2004

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The Saudi-American Alliance, Part Two
  aired 1/13/2005
The Saudi-American Alliance, Part One
  aired 1/6/2005
What’s Going on in Iran?
  aired 7/16/2003

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