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World Review with Allen-Ebrahimian and Ghosh

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World Review with Ivo Daalder

Bethany Allen-Ebrahimian and Bobby Ghosh join Ivo Daalder to discuss the week's top news stories.

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MD Mahdi
Global Politics

With 20-Year Hindsight, Public Opinion and the Iraq War

Running Numbers by Dina Smeltz

To be suspicious of Iraq was part of the American zeitgeist long before 2003, survey data show.

George W. Bush speaks in front of a sign that says 'strategy for victory'
Public Opinion

The ICC Arrest Warrant for Putin Could Do More Harm Than Good

In the News
World Politics Review
Paul Poast

"The idea of bargaining with Putin was already highly controversial, but now it is virtually impossible," Paul Poast writes.

A man holds a "PUTIN IS A DICTATOR AND WAR CRIMINAL" sign attached to USSR flag
International Law and Human Rights

The Iraq War 20 Years Later

Video Series
World Review with Ivo Daalder

Susan Glasser, Gideon Rachman, and Carla Anne Robbins join Ivo Daalder to discuss the week's top news stories.

US Marines take position in Baghdad, Iraq
Global Politics

The Age of Impunity

In the News
Ivo H. Daalder

By shining a light on the crimes Putin has unleashed on Ukraine, we are one step closer to a just world where accountability triumphs.

Russian President Putin chairs a Security Council meeting in Moscow, Russia on March 17, 2023.
Global Politics

China is Winning the Battle for Digital Sovereignty Using Your Data

Deep Dish on Global Affairs Podcast

How have online platforms, and lax US regulation, facilitated the flow of data from the US to China – and what does this mean for the geopolitical contest between these superpowers?

Science, Technology and Innovation

Roger Thurow on Hunger and Global Poverty

In the News
International Livestock Research Institute
Roger Thurow

Roger Thurow discusses what inspired him to focus on hunger and global poverty - and how he has seen the lives of smallholder farmers change for the better.

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REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte
Food and Agriculture

As the Iraq War Showed, the Allure of Consensus in Foreign Policy Can Be Dangerous

In the News
Chicago Tribune
Elizabeth Shackelford

"Too often, quick agreement on hard problems is a sign of dangerous groupthink," Elizabeth Shackelford writes.

A Marine covers the face of a statue of Iraqi President Saddam Hussein with a US flag
US Foreign Policy

Women's Success Is the World's Success

Global Insight by Catherine Bertini

Council Distinguished Fellow and Former Executive Director of the World Food Program Catherine Bertini reflects on why elevating women and girls worldwide matters.

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Women and Girls

20 Years after Iraq War, Americans Still Want the US Involved in World Affairs

In the News
Dina Smeltz

Though partisan support has shifted over time, Council data show the public continues to favor active US engagement in global issues.

a soldier overlooks Iraq
US Foreign Policy