Press Conference USA - Voice of America
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Join host Carol Castiel for this 30-minute weekly newsmaker program that provides listeners around the globe with information and insights on a wide range of topics spanning U.S. politics, foreign policy, global health, science and culture.
||CleanAlana Tummino / Cuba After Castro - Press Conference USA - December 02, 2016||What kind of changes can we expect in Cuba after Fidel Castro’s death? Host Rick Pantaleo and Iscar Blanco, Chief of VOA Spanish Service talk with Alana Tummino, head of the AS/COA Cuba Working Group and senior director of policy at Americas Society/Council of the Americas about the future of the US – Cuban relations and what it means to be Cuban in the United States.||12/2/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanScience Edition: FRB - Press Conference USA - November 25, 2016||A team of scientists recently discovered that an incredibly rare astrophysical event called a fast radio burst also packs a powerful punch of gamma rays along with its pulse of radio waves. Host Rick Pantaleo talks with one of the scientists to learn about these mysterious occurrences. He’ll also talk with the author of a new book that examines some of the greatest engineering achievements of all time.||11/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAmr Hamzawy on Egypt - Press Conference USA - November 18, 2016||Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi was one the first foreign leaders to call and congratulate Donald J. Trump on his victory in the US presidential election. Amr Hamzawy, Senior Associate in the Middle East and Democracy and Rule of Law Programs at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, discusses the current state of Egyptian domestic and foreign policy as well as how US –Egyptian ties might change in a Trump administration with host Carol Castiel.||11/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPhillip J. Crowley - Press Conference USA - November 11, 2016||In the aftermath of one of the most acrimonious presidential elections in modern American history, host Carol Castiel and VOA National Security Correspondent Jeff Seldin, discuss the stunning victory of Republican outsider Donald Trump over Democratic insider Hillary Clinton and preview the foreign policy and national security challenges that face President-elect Donald Trump with P.J. Crowley, former Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs under Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, now Professor at The George Washington University.||11/11/2016||Free||View in iTunes|