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Fixing American Foreign Policy: A Conversation with Ambassador Samantha Power
Less than a year into the new Trump administration, the US appears to be shifting away from key, longstanding foreign policies as well as from established allies. Is the US forging a new path, going it alone and leaving behind ongoing conflicts and unresolved humanitarian crises? At the one-year anniversary of Donald Trump's election, Samantha Power, former US ambassador to the United Nations and current professor of practice at Harvard Kennedy School and Harvard Law, joins World Affairs CEO Jane Wales for a discussion on the state of US Foreign Policy.

Sat, Nov 18, 2017 -- 4:00am


Philippines Under Duterte
During his first visit to the Philippines, President Trump met with President Duterte. Both men are both unorthodox leaders, elected with successful populist, anti-elite campaigns. How will these unpredictable presidents interact, and what can be expected for the future of US-Philippine relations? Richard Heydarian, a Filipino academic and columnist, will discuss the Philippines under Duterte, captured in his latest book "The Rise of Duterte: A Populist Revolt Against Elite Democracy."

Mon, Nov 20, 2017 -- 8:00pm


World Affairs is a nationally syndicated radio broadcast that airs every Monday at 8:00 pm on KQED public radio and uploaded to for rebroadcast by NPR stations across the nation. World Affairs brings you, the listener, informative and engaging conversations that explore issues and opportunities that transcends borders. Tune in to hear thought leaders, change makers and engaged citizens share ideas and learn from one another in conversations that matter. Founded in 1947, following the San Francisco conference that established the United Nations, World Affairs remains one of the most vibrant global affairs organizations in the United States.

Tue, Nov 21, 2017 -- 2:00am


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