March 21, 2019Thailand
Thailand conducts its first general election since the 2014 military coup, and Kosovo commemorates twenty years since the end of the war.
February 28, 2019China
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang opens the annual session of the National People’s Congress, and White House senior advisor Jared Kushner travels to the Middle East ahead of Israel’s general election.
January 28, 2019Donald Trump
Zalmay Khalilzad, the current Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation at the State Department, recently announced a potential framework for a peace deal between the United States and Af…
October 25, 2018United States
Ivo H. Daalder joins James M. Lindsay and Robert McMahon to discuss America's abdication of global leadership.
September 6, 2018Syrian Civil War
Turkish, Russian and Iranian leaders meet over the war in Syria, Sweden eyes populism amid new general elections, and President Trump’s tariffs could hit $200 billion dollars’ worth of Chinese import…
July 3, 2018U.S. Foreign Policy
Daniel Kurtz-Phelan, executive editor of Foreign Affairs and author of The China Mission: George Marshall's Unfinished War, 1945–1947, joins James M. Lindsay to discuss the lasting legacy of former U…
June 28, 2018United States
Looking for nonfiction book recommendations to kick off your summer? In this annual episode, hosts Jim Lindsay and Bob McMahon join Washington Post book critic Carlos Lozada to discuss the books they…