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    Iran, Russia, China, and the Taliban

    Iran, Russia, China, and the Taliban

    Middle East scholar and author Shay Khatiri breaks down the realpolitik of the emerging relationships between the Taliban, Iran, Russia, and China. Spoiler alert: The US plays no role.
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    • 34 min
    The Direct Line From 9/11 to January 6th

    The Direct Line From 9/11 to January 6th

    Award-winning journalist Spencer Ackerman examines how 9/11 opened the door to America’s worst historical impulses and led directly to Donald Trump and January 6th.
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    • 23 min
    Labor Day and the Changing Nature of Work

    Labor Day and the Changing Nature of Work

    This Labor Day marks a fundamental shift in the nature of work. What’s the future for employers and employees?
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    • 24 min
    Stop the World… So America Can Get On

    Stop the World… So America Can Get On

    Andrew Bacevich, a retired Army officer, professor, and author, argues that American foreign and military policy must adapt to a radically changed and morally pragmatic world.
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    Image Caption: The fall of Saigon, April 30, 1975 (inset). Americans and Afghan refugees leaving aboard a US Air Force C-17 Globemaster III at Hamid Karzai International Airport (HKIA), Afghanistan, August 24, 2021. Photo credit: Adapted by WhoWhatWhy from Secretary of Defense PDF and © U.S. Air Force/ZUMA Press Wire Service/ZUMAPRESS.com

    • 32 min
    America Is No Longer a Serious Nation

    America Is No Longer a Serious Nation

    A conversation with author, journalist, and professor Tom Nichols, who believes that the US has become a nation of adolescents and toddlers.
    Photo credit: Rosa Pineda / Wikimedia (CC BY-SA 4.0) and Eran Kampf / Flickr (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0)
     
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    • 36 min
    The News About the News

    The News About the News

    Harvard law professor Martha Minow on the state of the news business today, and why she thinks the government should play more of a role.
    Street Corner News. Photo credit: Silecyra / Flickr (CC BY 2.0),  https://www.flickr.com/photos/72999797@N03/6822063821

    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
98 Ratings

98 Ratings

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I s This Anyway to Vote?

Informative, fast moving and full of information that perhaps you didn’t know or never thought about. Timely and important at this time.

gdwags ,

Excellent

Insightful, topical and well done.

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Food For Thought

Relevant and Intelligent.
I was taken off guard by, "Are we all cult members now?" So interesting.

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