FRI, 4 AM:

Background Briefing

International and national news, expert guests, policy makers, and critics offering analysis and insight on national security, foreign and domestic policy, political, cultural, and social issues, explaining the complexities behind major news stories in long-format interviews. Ian Masters is an Australian-born and BBC-trained journalist and filmmaker. He has made a career of asking provocative questions of the most informed thinkers in order to bring light to the day’s most important news stories. www.ianmasters.com