Encounter - Voice of America
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Join host Carol Castiel each week as she and two advocates from the world of politics, culture, public policy, or academia debate and discuss a critical issue in the news. This program brings depth, perspective, and insight to the world around us.
||CleanClimate Change and Trump / Encounter - December 02, 2016||What President Trump means for the future of energy and climate change? Host Rick Pantaleo explores the topic with Andrew Revkin, a New York Times Science reporter, Mark Barteau, director of University of Michigan Energy Institute, and James Taylor, a senior fellow for environment and energy policy at The Heartland Institute.||12/2/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUS - Africa in a Trump Administration - Encounter - November 25, 2016||David Shinn, former US Ambassador to Ethiopia and Burkina Faso, currently professor of International Affairs at The George Washington University, and J. Peter Pham, Director of the Atlantic Council’s Africa Center, discuss President Barack Obama’s legacy in Africa and speculate on the contours of US-Africa policy in a Trump administration with host Carol Castiel.||11/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFallout from the Election - Encounter - November 18, 2016||Allan Lichtman, Distinguished Professor of History at American University and Mollie Hemingway, Senior Editor at the conservative on-line publication, The Federalist, discuss continued fallout from the US election, including impact on the contours of the Republican and Democratic Parties as well as potential cabinet appointments in a forthcoming Trump administration, with host Carol Castiel.||11/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUS Election Results - Encounter - November 11, 2016||John Fortier, Director of the Democracy Project at the Bi-Partisan Policy Center and Lanea Erickson Hatalsky, Vice President for the Social Policy and Politics Program at Third Way, discuss how Republican Donald Trump triumphed over Democrat Hillary Clinton to become the 45th US president and the implications of congressional elections, which keep Republican lawmakers in control of both chambers.||11/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|