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.
The United Nations (#706H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG
The United Nations stands at a crossroads. This year marks a halfway point in the organization's global effort to eradicate poverty, hunger and discrimination. With the appointment of the ninth secretary-general in the near future, the next President is bound to have quite a lot on his or her plate going into office.
- KQED World: Sat, Feb 13, 2016 -- 6:30pm Remind me
Climate Change (#707H) Duration: 28:40 STEREO TVG
A rapidly changing climate has already impacted the United States. Now, it's expected that the presidential election in 2016 will be one of the first ever to place an emphasis on these environmental changes. What can the next president do to stymie this environmental crisis? And is it too late for these efforts to be effective?
- KQED World: Sat, Feb 20, 2016 -- 6:30pm Remind me
Cuba (#708H) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG
After decades of isolation, America has begun taking major steps to normalize relations with Cuba, its neighbor to the south. The move marks a dramatic shift away from a policy that has its roots in one of the darkest moments of the Cold War - the Cuban missile crisis. Although the U.S. trade embargo is unlikely to end any time soon, American and Cuban leaders today are trying to bring a relationship once defined by a crisis in the 1960s into the 21st century.
- KQED World: Sat, Feb 27, 2016 -- 6:30pm Remind me