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Ending The Cold War (Episode #312)

KQED World: Sun, Nov 26, 2017 -- 12:00 PM

Historian JEFFREY ENGEL on George H.W. Bush, the collapse of the Soviet Union, and why the world survived.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 29, 2017 -- 10:30 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 29, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

Asia Rising (Episode #311)

KQED World: Sun, Nov 19, 2017 -- 12:00 PM

New Yorker Correspondent EVAN OSNOS on the Emergence of the New China Superpower and the Threat of Nuclear War with Korea.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Nov 25, 2017 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 22, 2017 -- 10:30 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 22, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

What's Really Happening In North Korea? (Episode #310)

KQED World: Sun, Nov 12, 2017 -- 12:00 PM

New York Times columnist NICK KRISTOF on his recent trip to North Korea and dangers of its standoff with President Trump.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Nov 18, 2017 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 15, 2017 -- 10:30 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 15, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

President Trump's Washington (Episode #309)

KQED World: Sun, Nov 5, 2017 -- 12:00 PM

New Yorker Correspondent RYAN LIZZA on the roller coaster ride of policy shifts and changing alliances in the White House.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 8, 2017 -- 10:30 AM
  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 8, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

Will Democratic Capitalism Survive? (Episode #308)

KQED World: Wed, Nov 1, 2017 -- 3:30 AM

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

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Nov 4, 2017 -- 3:00 PM
  • KQED World: Wed, Nov 1, 2017 -- 10:30 AM
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