Global Dispatches -- Conversations on Foreign Policy and World Affairs

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A podcast about foreign policy and world affairs.

Every Monday we feature long form conversations with foreign policy journalists academics, luminaries and thought leaders who discuss the ideas, influences, and events that shaped their worldview from an early age. Every Thursday we post shorter interviews with journalists or think tank types about something topical and in the news.

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Title: COVID-19 and Slumping Oil Prices are Shaking Up the Geopolitics of the Middle East

Crisis in Mali

July 29th, 2020

Mali is in the midst of its worst political crisis in years. Since June, protesters have gathered in the streets of the capital city of Bamako demanding… Go to Episode

Why Transparency is So Important in Foreign Aid and Development

July 26th, 2020

Billions of dollars are spent each year on foreign aid and global development. In the past, the exact amount of aid that is being spent, where is it is… Go to Episode

The Rais Bhuiyan Interview

July 22nd, 2020

Rais Bhuiyan has an absolutely incredible and very moving story. In the days after the September 11th attacks in the United States, Bhuiyan -- an immigrant… Go to Episode

COVID-19 and Slumping Oil Prices are Shaking Up the Geopolitics of the Middle East

July 19th, 2020

As the Coronavirus Pandemic tore through the world this spring, it resulted in sharply lower demand for oil, driving down prices. Added to this, Russia… Go to Episode