BhTV: Foreign Entanglements (audio)
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Hosted by Robert Farley, Matthew Duss and Natalie Sambhi, Foreign Entanglements brings together people with contrasting views on America’s role in the world.
||CleanRobert Farley & David Brockington||David explains the results of the UK general election ... Just how fragile is Theresa May's position? ... The next steps for the Labour Party ... How far left is Corbyn, anyways? ... Drawing political parallels across Western democracies ...||6/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRobert Farley & Colin Snider||The Brazilian scandals that won’t go away ... It’s corruption, all the way down! ... The chances that Brazil will be hit by a populist wave ... Venezuela’s downward spiral ... Will there be a military coup in Venezuela? ... Why Latin America worries about Trump ...||5/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRobert Farley & Ankit Panda||How acute is the North Korea nuclear weapons crisis? ... Will South Korea bring back its “Sunshine Policy”? ... What North Korea thinks of Trump ... What China and Japan think of Trump ... How Duterte is shaping foreign policy in the Philippines ...||5/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDaniel Nexon & Yuval Weber||Putin’s plan to make Russia great again ... Why the Iraq War soured U.S.-Russia relations ... How Trump is disappointing Putin ... Yuval: Russia needs U.S. intervention in Syria ... Crimea as a turning point ... The story behind the recent protests in Russia ...||3/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRobert Farley & Christa Blackmon||Must science fiction be futuristic? ... When sci-fi responds to politics ... Star Wars, the Bush administration, and #resistance in 2017 ... Media and the rise of fascism ... Star Trek’s vision of a post-scarcity economy ... Sci-fi for social justice ...||2/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDaveed Gartenstein-Ross & Daniel Drezner||Nicholas Kristof's shocking claim that academia is a liberal echo chamber ... Dan fears the marginalization of academics in the marketplace of ideas ... Why academics have trouble dealing with populism ... A coming wave of research on "the Trump voter"? ... The blurry line between fake and biased news ...||12/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMatthew Duss & Daveed Gartenstein-Ross||How will Trump change U.S. foreign policy? ... Trump’s “America First” foreign policy ... How Trump has challenged the foreign policy establishment ... Will Trump embrace a “clash of civilizations” worldview? ... Why experts shouldn’t view critics as enemies ... How will Trump deal with Syria? ...||11/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRobert Farley & Daniel Nexon||What the Frank Gaffney story says about Trump’s transition team ... Dan: Bolton is better than Giuliani ... The mystery of what Trump’s foreign policy will look like ... Dan to foreign leaders: Hope for the best, plan for the worst ... What should progressive foreign policy look like? ... The importance of having allies ...||11/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMatthew Duss & Shadi Hamid||When is U.S. military intervention a good thing? ... What shapes Obama’s approach to the Middle East? ... The costs of nonintervention ... Syria as the Iraq War’s grim legacy ... Do U.S. “red lines” still mean anything? ... What the next president can learn from Obama’s foreign policy ...||11/2/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCarey Cavanaugh & Max Abrahms||Debating the value of Hillary’s endorsement by ambassadors ... Max: Clinton’s record on foreign policy is not good ... Carey: But wouldn’t Trump be worse? ... Which candidate is closer to Obama on foreign policy? ... Evaluating the candidates on counterterrorism ... How each candidate would handle specific foreign policy problems ...||10/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|