December 21, 2011 In the first hour of Talk of the Nation, the political junkie and the Keystone XL pipeline, and job hunting during the holidays. In the second hour, the culture of band hazing, and Turkey's position in the Middle East.
November 19, 2011 Preparing for a Thanksgiving feasts brings a host of extra domestic tasks. Here's one you might not think about until you go to cook your turkey: how important is it to clean the oven?
November 8, 2011 The Kurdistan Workers' Party's separatist fight has claimed thousands of lives since 1984. NPR's Middle East editor and a listener differ over how to label the armed group. Where do you fall?
October 25, 2011 Though the death toll (more than 360) continues to climb and the chances of finding more survivors are dimming, there is a bit of good news about what's happening in eastern Turkey, where a 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck on Sunday
March 14, 2011 Libya rebels take Brega; Turkey opposes no fly zone