WBEZ | Storming the World Stage: The Story of Lashkar-e-Taiba http://www.wbez.org/tags/storming-world-stage-story-lashkar-e-taiba Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en David Coleman Headley: Terrorist and star witness http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-05-25/david-coleman-headley-terrorist-and-star-witness-87008 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/segment/photo/2011-May/2011-05-25/David Coleman Headley AP.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>David Coleman Headley will return to a Chicago courtroom on Wednesday. His testimony is turning out to be the star attraction at the trial of Chicagoan Tahawwur Rana.</p><p>Rana is charged with helping Headley plan terrorist attacks and Headley also alleges other critical connections between Pakistani intelligence and terrorist groups for example. But Headley’s own character has been called into question.</p><p>To learn more about Headley’s actions both in and out of the courtroom, <em>Eight Forty-Eight</em> turned to Robert Wildeboer, who is covering the trial for WBEZ and <a href="http://www.carnegieendowment.org/experts/index.cfm?fa=expert_view&amp;expert_id=528" target="_blank">Stephen Tankel</a>, author of the forthcoming book <a href="http://cup.columbia.edu/book/978-0-231-70152-5/storming-the-world-stage" target="_blank"><em>Storming the World Stage: The Story of Lashkar-e-Taiba</em></a>.</p><p><em>Music&nbsp; Button: Wadada Leo Smith's Organic, "Don Cherry's Electric Sonic Garden", from the CD Heart's Reflections, (Cuneiform)</em></p><p>&nbsp;</p></p> Wed, 25 May 2011 13:29:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-05-25/david-coleman-headley-terrorist-and-star-witness-87008