BhTV: Foreign Entanglements (audio)
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Hosted by Matthew Duss and Robert Farley, Foreign Entanglements brings together people with contrasting views on America’s role in the world.
||CleanRobert Farley & Michael Cohen||Michael: Republican debates are terrifying ... The trouble with Republican rhetoric on ISIS ... Donald Trump's surprisingly nuanced foreign policy platform ... The case for Hillary Clinton ... Why aren't the Dems talking foreign policy? ... Predictions for Iowa and beyond ...||1/31/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanRobert Farley & Brian Laslie||The muted 25th anniversary of Desert Storm ... The Western and Russian campaigns in Syria, compared ... Is it time to retire the A-10 Warthog? ... The changing nature of war and the U.S. military ... America rebuilding the Iraqi Air Force it previously destroyed ... War anniversary as a time for reflection ...||1/22/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||Robert Farley & Daniel Nexon||Turkey shoots down Russian fighter jet ... Dan: Russia's muscle-flexing is self-defeating ... Turkey and Russia's real strategic aims in Syria ... Worst-case scenarios ... Is this all Obama's fault? ... "Fantasies" of arming moderate Syrian rebels ...||11/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanNatalie Sambhi & Anna Powles||Geostrategic competition in the South Pacific ... What Anna learned in East Timor ... How to improve UN peacekeeping ... Caring for peacekeepers with PTSD ... New Zealanders' hesitancy about joining the war on ISIS ... What global security looks like from Wellington ...||11/6/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Robert Farley & Nick Clark||The Greek crisis hasn’t fatally undermined the European Union ... The problem with the EU's “burden-sharing” on immigration ... Does Russia threaten European unity? ... How unhealthy for the EU is Hungary's move toward illiberalism? ... Separatist movements and the EU ... Even EU detractors don’t want the unified market to go away ...||10/8/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Natalie Sambhi & Melissa Conley Tyler||The "three I's" of a successful think tank ... Australia's "promiscuous" foreign policy ... Should Australia be doing more to resist China? ... More voices question the Australian-American alliance ... MIKTA, a new association of middle powers ... Why the gender gap persists in international affairs ...||9/16/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Natalie Sambhi & Merriden Varrall||The two major goals of China's leaders ... The Chinese narrative of national humiliation ... What exactly is happening in the South China Sea? ... Making sense of China’s economic diplomacy ... How should outsiders best engage with China? ... Balancing cooperation and competition with China ...||9/10/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanRobert Farley & Brandon Valeriano||Brandon's new book, Cyber War versus Cyber Realities ... Brandon: Deterrence doesn't work in cyberspace ... Why nations are practicing "cyber restraint" ... The psychology behind overhyped cyber fears ... How complexity produces resiliency, not vulnerability ... What are the realistic cyber threats? ...||8/16/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Robert Farley & Tony Cumming||What was the Battle of Britain? ... How did Britain win? ... How the Royal Navy and Royal Air Force fought for resources ... 75 years of remembering World War II ... The contemporary implications of the battle ...||7/26/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Robert Farley & Erik Loomis||Erik's new book, Out of Sight ... How multinational corporations evade responsibility ... Was the decline of organized labor inevitable? ... Erik's plan to protect the Bangladeshi garment worker ... Radical goals achieved through neoliberal means ... Erik criticizes the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal ...||7/6/2015||Free||View In iTunes|