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Oct 19, 2016 With the election looming and the final debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump dominating the headlines, Celeste and John take time out to focus on one of the greatest challenges the next president will have to face: Dealing with war-torn Syria. Celeste speaks with Christina Psarra of the humanitarian aid group Doctors Without Borders/Medecins Sans Frontieres about her personal work in helping refugees and educating the public about their plight. Next, John talks through the global implications of the crisis in an interview with former Senate Majority Leader and Special Envoy to the Middle East George Mitchell. This episode was produced by Alan Haburchak and Jon Marston.

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