Show rundown for 5/16/2006

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The Border Plan

Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff and others defended the President Bush's plan to use National Guard troops for border patrol.

New Treatment for Alchoholics

We look at a new Boston University study that uggests that two drugs, and "light" therapy are as effective in treating alcoholics as Alcoholics Anonymous.

From Guantanamo to Legal Limbo

We speak to Sabin Willet, attorney for five men who were detained in Guantanamo Bay. They are now in limbo in Albania, and seeking asylum.

Forbes: Castro Worth $900 Million

Forbes Magazine's list of wealthiest leaders has Fidel Castro at number seven.

Iraq TV

We speak to producers of a program for Iraqi television in the months following the American invasion. The program was produced under the auspices of the U.S. military. Guests: Former Marine Seth Moulton, Interpreter Mohammed Fawsi

This program aired on May 16, 2006.

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