Great Decisions In Foreign Policy
This award-winning series - recommended by the New York Times - frames the most important foreign policy questions of the year ahead. Each episode provides background context, contemporary analysis and policy options. 2012 topics include "After the Arab Spring", "Exiting Iraq and Afghanistan" and "Beyond the Border: US- Mexico Relations". Hosted by Ralph J. Begleiter, former CNN World Affairs Correspondent.
Great Decisions In Foreign Policy Previous Broadcasts
Race for Resources: Energy and Geopolitics (Episode #308)
KQED World: Sat, Feb 25, 2012 -- 11:30 AM
Who is wining in the competition for the world's energy resources, and what does this mean for the US?
Inside Indonesia (Episode #307)
KQED World: Sat, Feb 18, 2012 -- 11:30 AM
Indonesia was the childhood home of President Barack Obama. It's also the world's most populous Muslim country, a secular democracy and an economic rising star.
Living Planet: State of the Seas (Episode #306)
KQED World: Sat, Feb 11, 2012 -- 11:30 AM
Depleting fish populations. Coral erosion. Polluted waters. A look at the health of the world's seas.
Drawdown: Exiting Iraq and Afghanistan (Episode #305)
KQED World: Sat, Feb 4, 2012 -- 11:30 AM
As US troops drawdown from Iraq and Afghanistan, what's the return on the American investment in blood and treasure?