On Syria and Putin's Re-Election

A country besieged. A regime engaged in a brutal and bloody crackdown. The Agenda examines what happens next in Syria. And, The Globe and Mail's John Stackhouse on Putin's disputed re-election.

John Stackhouse: Putin, Still on Top

Amid rumours of election violations, Russia's Vladimir Putin has extended his hold on power for at least another six years. The Globe and Mail's editor John Stackhouse joins Steve Paikin for more on this modern-day czar.

Editor-in-Chief, The Globe and Mail

Syria Under Siege

11 months of bloody fighting and an estimated 7-thousand dead. The Agenda examines the continuing violence in Syria.

Professor Emeritus, Department of Economics, McMaster University
Fmr. Liberal Member of Parliament, Mississauga-Erindale
Past President, The Syrian Arab Association of Canada
Syrian-Canadian Activist
Senior Fellow, CIGI (Centre for International Governance Innovation)

Agenda Insight: Standing Up to Syria

Standing up to Syria: Agenda Insight Essayist Janice Stein on why our options are so limited.