Show rundown for 3/24/2003

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General Tad Oelstrom

Retired Air Force General Tad Oelstrom helps us analyze the latest military movements in the war with Iraq.

Reports from Northern Iraq

WBUR's Michael Goldfarb and The Christian Science Monitor's Philip Smucker give reports from Northern Iraq, where coalition warplanes bombed Iraq military barracks.

Saddam Rallies Troops in TV Appearance

Saddam Hussein appeared on Iraqi television early this morning, condemning American actions and cheering on his troops.

Applying the Rules of War to Iraq

Analysis of the rules of war as laid out in the Geneva Convention, and discussion of the recent tapes showing captured American soldiers.

The Political and Monetary Costs of War

Washington correspondent for the Boston Globe David Shribman speaks about the political and monetary costs of war.

Preventing Terrorism While at War

Intelligence expert James Bamford on whether fighting the war with Iraq will compromise the United States' efforts to prevent terrorist attacks at home.

Parents and Children Talk About War

Parents and their children discuss the anxieties they have in talking about and explaining war.

This program aired on March 24, 2003.

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