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A podcast with Mohamed Younis, Gallup Editor-in-Chief, on what the world’s citizens think about the most pressing issues, and how leaders can use the wisdom of the people to make more informed decisions.

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A podcast with Mohamed Younis, Gallup Editor-in-Chief, on what the world’s citizens think about the most pressing issues, and how leaders can use the wisdom of the people to make more informed decisions.

    Expert Views on Escalating Violence in the Middle East

    Expert Views on Escalating Violence in the Middle East

    How do Americans view the long-standing conflict in the Middle East? What led to the latest escalations across the Holy Land this week? And what challenges do these rising tensions pose to U.S. leadership?
    This week, we are joined by:
    •Lydia Saad, Gallup Director of U.S. Social Research
    •Khaled Elgindy, Director of Program on Palestine and Palestinian-Israeli Affairs at the Middle East Institute
    •Dr. Natan Sachs, Director of the Center for Middle East Policy at Brookings

    • 41 min
    A Tribute to Happiness Scientist Ed Diener (1946-2021)

    A Tribute to Happiness Scientist Ed Diener (1946-2021)

    Ed Diener was a trailblazer in the field of psychology and wellbeing. To celebrate the life of this Gallup senior scientist -- whose passion for research and wellbeing paved the way to changing policy and bettering lives around the globe -- we revisit a past conversation with him on The Gallup Podcast.

    • 19 min
    Wellbeing and Happiness Lessons From the Pandemic

    Wellbeing and Happiness Lessons From the Pandemic

    What can we actually do to make people happier? Dr. Lesley Lutes, professor of psychology at the University of British Columbia and director of The Centre for Obesity and Well-Being Research Excellence, discusses her work combining clinical and behavior health psychology with wellbeing research for evidence-based happiness interventions.

    • 29 min
    Lt. Gen. Russel Honore on Climate Change and Rise of China

    Lt. Gen. Russel Honore on Climate Change and Rise of China

    Every generation deals with a significant war, according to Lt. Gen. Russel Honore. The next generation's will be population growth, finding solutions to pollution and navigating relations with China.

    • 12 min
    What the U.S. Doesn't Understand About China

    What the U.S. Doesn't Understand About China

    Christopher Schroeder -- American entrepreneur, adviser and investor -- shares what he has been learning about China’s tech scene and why the old American playbook for global business won’t fit a world where consumers have choice and innovation in their own backyard.

    • 25 min
    Disparities From COVID Should Accelerate Change in Higher Ed

    Disparities From COVID Should Accelerate Change in Higher Ed

    Virginia Tech President Tim Sands and Vice President for Student Affairs Frank Shushok discuss leading with values through the COVID-19 crisis and how higher education can be redesigned to meet new demands from students and the world.

    • 29 min

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
28 Ratings

28 Ratings

William Conrad ,

Excellent Podcast by Gallup!

This is an amazing podcast! If you want to know what American are thinking, you need to listen to this show hosted by Frank Newport. Additionally, the sound and production is excellent.

Gabeygoop ,

Interesting but partisaned

Gallup (I thought) was supposed to be nonpartisan polling research. But it increasingly features experts who describe issues by citing causes and justifications only from the left. Not impartial enough content.

Interesting topics, and certainly not activist in tone, but also not a full picture.

Cal Poly to Canberra ,

Statement of results no interpretation or context

I've listened to 4 episodes so far. 3 have been purely a statement of results with almost no looking into the reasoning or the context or so forth like on "the Pollsters" podcast which I prefer. For example on the trump approval, the podcast just stated numbers. "The pollsters" dug deeper, with for example the theory and facts that trumps approval rating is actually very good, it's higher than all other major figures in gov and as I put it, we are just in an era of across the board low approval of politicians. That is a much more thought provoking podcast than this. Still they are quite neutral as they should be, unlike the clear bias of 538. which undermines their credibility and diminishes their ability to accurately interpret politician data.

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