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Our podcast interview guest next Tuesday, April 12, 2022 will be Sanam Naraghi-Anderlini ,MBE. Sanam is the Founder and Director of the  International Civil Society Network focusing on women and conflict. She is the Director of the Centre for …

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Joining us to discuss strategy in the Ukraine conflict on the Monday podcast will be General Sir Christopher Deverell ( retired).  Sir Chris served as commander of the UK’s Joint Forces Command from 2016 to 2019. He served in the British…

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Listen to tomorrow’s podcast when Professor Andrei Pavlovich Tsygankov, Professor of international relations, Russian and  International Politics at San Francisco State University will share his analysis . Russia recognized two breakaway…

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Elbridge Colby served as the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Strategy for the first two years of the Trump Administration.  He will be my guest on Tuesday February 1 to discuss his new book, Strategy of Denial.   Make sure to t…

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Janine di Giovanni is Senior Fellow at Yale’s Jackson Global Institute. For the last 30 years she has reported on some of the most violent and destructive conflicts in the Middle East, Africa and the Balkans.  In 2019 she won a Guggenhei…

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Fiona Hill will be my guest  on TSFE, to discuss her book, what it was like to work for the 45th President and the Trump White House. She is foreign policy consultant at the Brookings Institution. A Russian expert, she holds degrees from St. A…

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With 99% of the vote counted in Sunday’s second round of the   Presidential  election, Gabriel Boric, the 35 year old former student leader won the race with 55% of the vote. Pictured taking a selfie with his supporters his 10% lead…

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We lived in Chile in the 1980s while Pinochet was President. Next Sunday this country of 20 million, faces a starkly polarized  choice in a runoff presidential election, the likes of which they haven't seen since the 1970 election that brought …

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The G7 is a group of developed global economies - UK, USA, France, Japan, Germany, Canada and Italy - which will meet 6/11 -13 to co-ordinate global economic policies post Covid pandemic. It is President Biden’s first trip abroad as President …

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New Brunswick is one of Canada's 10 provinces , known as the Maritimes, along with Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island. It borders the state of Maine to the West and South. The provincial capital is Fredericton and Moncton is another large city in …

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