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March 28, 2018

Kenya
Podcast Kenya-Politics-Kenyatta-Odinga-Reconcile The Poor State of Kenyan Politics

We discuss the current state of Kenya's politics, focusing primarily on the Kenyatta-Odinga family relationship dating back to Kenyan independence, and the contrasts between how ethnicity is portrayed in everyday life versus how it is portrayed in politics. 

February 22, 2018

Grand Strategy
Podcast 20180222_TPI Hal Brands on Grand Strategy

Hal Brands, the Henry A. Kissinger Distinguished Professor of Global Affairs at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies, joins CFR's James M. Lindsay to discuss grand st…

June 10, 2016

China
Podcast The Life and Death of John Birch Podcast: The Life and Death of John Birch

When most Americans hear the name John Birch, they immediately think of the John Birch Society: an anticommunist, right-wing advocacy group that flourished in the 1950s and 60s. But who was John Birc…

May 16, 2016

Cybersecurity
Podcast The autonomous ship "Sea Hunter", developed by DARPA, is shown docked in Portland, Oregon after its christening ceremony, April 7, 2016. (Steve Dipaola/Reuters) Net Politics Podcast: Arati Prabhakar and John Launchbury

In this latest episode of the Net Politics podcast, I sit down with Arati Prabhakar, Director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), and John Launchbury, Director of the Informatio…

January 23, 2018

Sub-Saharan Africa
Podcast Sierra-Leone-Kamajors-Vigilante-Counterinsurgency-Africa Vigilante Groups and Counterinsurgencies in Africa

In this episode of Africa in Transition, John Campbell speaks with Ned Dalby, a senior research analyst with International Crisis Group and lead contributor to the new report Double-Edged Sword: Vigi…

January 16, 2018

South Africa
Podcast South-Africa-Port-Elizabeth-Nelson-Mandela-Bay "State Capture" in South Africa

In this episode of Africa in Transition, John Campbell speaks with Crispian Olver, a former senior South African government official, member of the African National Congress (ANC), and author of the …

November 9, 2017

Donald Trump
Podcast TPI_11_09_2017 Presidential War Powers

CFR's John B. Bellinger III joins James M. Lindsay and Robert McMahon to examine the Authorization for Use of Military Force.

October 3, 2017

Sub-Saharan Africa
Podcast Nigeria-Fulani-Cattle-Middle-Belt-Violence Range Wars in Nigeria's Middle Belt

In this episode of Africa in Transition, John Campbell speaks with Bukola Ademola-Adelehin of Search for Common Ground and EJ Hogendoorn of International Crisis Group to discuss their respective orga…

August 10, 2017

Donald Trump
Podcast CFR's John Campbell and Robert McMahon examine U.S. foreign policy in Africa. Trump and Africa

CFR's John Campbell and Robert McMahon examine U.S. foreign policy in Africa.

June 15, 2017

Global
Podcast Book open on a beach The World Next Week: Summer Reading Special 2017

In this special edition, CFR.org Editor Robert McMahon, CFR's Director of Studies Jim Lindsay and Senior Fellow for Women and Foreign Policy Gayle Lemmon start off the summer with a list of books tha…