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Will Democratic Capitalism Survive? (Episode #308)

KQED World: Sun, Oct 29, 2017 -- 12:00 PM

Historian MEL LEFFLER on a century of American power and current threats to the international system.

The President and the Press (Episode #307)

KQED World: Sun, Oct 22, 2017 -- 12:00 PM

STEPHEN ENGELBERG, editor in chief of ProPublica and BuzzFeed's VERA BERGENGRUEN on being "enemy of the people."

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Oct 28, 2017 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED World: Wed, Oct 25, 2017 -- 10:30 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Oct 25, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

Are The U.S. and China Destined for War? (Episode #306)

KQED World: Sun, Oct 15, 2017 -- 12:00 PM

Harvard Kennedy School Dean GRAHAM ALLISON on the growing struggle between the world's two greatest powers.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Oct 21, 2017 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED World: Wed, Oct 18, 2017 -- 10:30 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Oct 18, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

The President's Lawyer (Episode #305)

KQED World: Sun, Oct 8, 2017 -- 12:00 PM

Former Obama White House Counsel NEIL EGGLESTON on defending the presidency and controversy around President Trump.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Oct 14, 2017 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED World: Wed, Oct 11, 2017 -- 10:30 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Oct 11, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

Rise and Fall of the American Presidency? (Episode #304)

KQED World: Wed, Oct 4, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

Historian JEREMI SURI on why so many have lost faith in the nation's highest office.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Oct 7, 2017 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED World: Wed, Oct 4, 2017 -- 10:30 AM

Watergate Redux? (Episode #303)

KQED World: Sun, Oct 1, 2017 -- 12:00 PM

New York Times' MATTHEW ROSENBERG and Politico's VERA BERGENGRUEN on the new age of White House investigative reporting and the Trump scandals.

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