Altamar Podcast - Navigating the High Seas of Global Politics
By Peter Schechter and Muni Jensen
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Navigating the high seas of global politics - a podcast hosted by political analyst Peter Schechter and columnist Muni Jensen, featuring special guests speaking on a range of foreign policy topics.
||CleanWho's Afraid of AMLO?||Mexico’s soon-to-be president has been called a M…||7/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhen "The Pond" Becomes an Ocean||Trump isn’t only buddying up to our enemies—he’s …||6/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPolitics on the Pitch||Nothing brings the world together like World Cup …||6/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat’s Behind Belt and Road?||China’s Belt and Road Initiative now spans nearly…||5/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIndia's Bulletproof Man?||Narendra Modi came into office on big promises, a…||5/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanViktor Orbán and the Strongman's Cookbook||With Viktor Orbán stronger than ever, Hungary’s l…||4/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRussian Meddling: Old Playbook, New Toolkit||The face of warfare is changing, and Moscow is em…||4/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanProtectionist US: Trendsetter or Odd Man Out?||As Trump announces new tariffs, could this shift …||3/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Scramble for Syria||Syria's civil war has long ceased to be civil. Th…||3/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBrazilian Shock Therapy||A massive anti-corruption investigation has taken…||2/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSaudi Arabia's Enigmatic Crown Prince||Mohammed bin Salman has flung Saudi Arabia onto a…||2/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEurope's Rough Year Ahead||Political turmoil is not unique to the US, it app…||1/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2018: Latin America's Electoral Roller Coaster||As we cap off a crazy 2017, Latin America is gear…||12/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMission Impossible in the Sahel?||What happened in last month's ambush that killed …||11/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIran and Congress: The Mideast Mess Gets Messier Still||Noting that the US doesn't have enough on its pla…||11/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanChina and the New World Order||China has been steadily increasing its global foo…||10/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIs Spain Coming Apart?||Peter and Muni are joined by professor and expert…||10/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDotard v. Rocket Man||North Korea's rapid nuclear advances and a war of…||9/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIs the Populist Wave Here to Stay?||With more and more populist and authoritarian lea…||9/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTrump and Mexico: Burning Bridges, Building Walls||A favorite punching bag of Trump's during the cam…||9/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIs Russia Winning?||Everyone is obsessing over President Donald Trump…||8/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCentrisme Révolutionnaire: Does Macron Have the Answer to Populism?||Editor-in-chief of The Daily Beast Jon Avlon and …||7/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Way Forward after Trump's Cuba Backtrack?||James Williams of Engage Cuba speaks with Peter a…||7/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Welcome to Altamar from Peter and Muni||Altamar, a Spanish term for "high seas," is a new…||7/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Very enjoyable and thoughtful discussion on trending foreign policy topics, with an eye towards focusing on how these issues impact our daily lives. Recommended.
A broad range of topics so far, and good, jargon-free analysis. One of my favorite politics podcasts for sure
Finally a podcast that goes above and beyond D- oriented discussions. The multicultural discussions and point of views fuel high intellectual debates and ideas that are very relevant to the changes of the of the world today. Peter and Muni have great chemistry and the guests are phenomenal! Highly recommend.