Listening to the 18-minute musical monologue has been a Thanksgiving tradition among folk music fans for decades.
The battles in Aleppo Tuesday are reportedly near the city’s historic center. Aleppo is Syria’s largest city and the country’s commercial hub. Troops loyal to the government have been trying to regain control of the city for over two weeks.
The latest news suggests that despite the government offensive, rebels are making advances in crucial battles.
Experts share a range of perspectives on how to combat the Islamic State militant group, and the role the U.S. should play.