January 13, 2015Global
Valerie Amos, undersecretary-general and emergency relief coordinator at the United Nations, joins Columbia University's George Rupp, to discuss the realities and challenges of humanitarian work arou…
July 3, 2019North Korea
Arms control and diplomacy are falling by the wayside as countries modernize arsenals and renew their focus on geopolitical competition.
June 21, 2019Iran
As tensions between the United States and Iran increase, questions of conflict prevention and response loom large.
February 19, 2019Election 2020
Update: Marianne Williamson announced on January 10, 2020, that she was ending her campaign. Marianne Williamson doesn’t have the traditional background of a presidential candidate. She has never …
February 12, 2020China
Speakers discuss how the coronavirus outbreak is testing global health governance, its broader economic consequences, and its implications for the Chinese political system.
November 26, 2019Democracy
In this first-ever live taping of The World Next Week, Jim and Bob sit down with NPR’s Deborah Amos to discuss what’s made headlines over the last decade. Bob shares his thoughts on the state of demo…