Protests in Gaza over the relocated U.S. Embassy, White House leaks, and marijuana arrests, on the Political Gabfest.

How Should the U.S. Respond to Hopelessness in Gaza?

How Should the U.S. Respond to Hopelessness in Gaza?

Slate's weekly political roundtable.
May 17 2018 6:13 PM

The “Leaks and the Leaky Leakers Who Leaked Them” Edition

Listen to Slate’s show about Israeli violence toward Palestinians, White House leaks, and racial bias in marijuana arrests.

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Palestinians help evacuate an injured protester during clashes with Israeli troops near Khan Yunis by the border between Israel and the southern Gaza Strip on March 2.

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On this week’s Slate Political Gabfest, Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz discuss protests over the moving of the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, the rash of White House leaks, and racial bias in marijuana arrests in New York City.

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