A foreign policy podcast hosted by U.S. Congressman @JoaquinCastrotx (TX-20)
State of Play for Trade ft. Wendy Cutler
Vice President and Managing Director at the Asia Society Policy Institute's Washington, D.C. office, Wendy Cutler joins Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) on this episode of The Diplomatic Cable.
As former Acting Deputy U.S. Trade Representative, Cutler worked on a range of U.S. Trade negotiations in the Asia-Pacific region, and was responsible for the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement. She was also the chief negotiator to the U.S. –Korea Free Trade Agreement.
This episode centers on the strategic missteps taken by the Trump Administration on trade, the state of play on the issue, and her vision on the essential maneuvering needed to return the U.S. back to its vision of a global, interconnected economy.
G20 and Responsible Competition ft. Thomas Wright
Director of the Center on the United States and Europe at Brookings Institution, Senior Fellow in the Project on International Order at Brookings Institution, and contributing writer at The Atlantic Thomas Wright joins Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) to discuss the United States' retreat from its leadership standing in the global order, what that means for the G20 summit this week, and how this Administration continues to redefine diplomacy—or lack thereof.
GZERO ft. Ian Bremmer
Ian Bremmer—political scientist, president and founder of Eurasia Group and GZERO Media—joins Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) to discuss a new world order.
116th Congress ft. Eliot Engel
House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Eliot Engel (NY-16) joins Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) to discuss foreign policy priorities for the 116th Congress.
From Russia to Riyadh ft. Vali Nasr
Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies Dean, and former Special Advisor to President Obama’s Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan, Vali Nasr joins Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) to discuss the tectonic shifts in the Middle East since the Arab Spring.
#ProtectOurDemocracy ft. Laura Rosenberger and Jamie Fly
The bipartisan German Marshall Fund’s Alliance for Securing Democracy co-directors Laura Rosenberger and Jamie Fly join Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) to discuss election security and policy prescriptions for countering authoritarian interference in our democracy days before the midterm elections. Laura formerly served as Foreign Policy Advisor on former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign and Jamie formerly served as Foreign Policy Advisor on U.S. Senator Marco Rubio’s 2016 presidential campaign.
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Volume too low
Good podcast thus far, but volume is too low.
I love the content of this podcast. If you are hesitant to subscribe because of the sound quality of the first episodes, it does get better so don’t let that deter you from subscribing. I look forward to every episode.
Excellent first episode
Really looking forward to this