Michael Kofman: Only the US Can Push China and Russia Into an Alliance
Michael Kofman, Senior Research Scientist at the Center for Naval Analyses and Fellow at the Kennan Institute, Woodrow Wilson International Center in Washington, talks about how the United States'
Apurva Sanghi on How Russia Should Adjust to Rising China and India
Apurva Sanghi, World Bank Lead Economist for the Russian Federation, talks about the internal reforms Russia would need to undertake to succeed as China and India's economies continue to grow in
Theo Sommer on the European Union's Internal Political Change
Theo Sommer, Editor at Large at German newspaper Die Zeit, talks about Merkel Germany's role in the European Union and the changes in the EU's political and nuclear balance of power.
Dominic Lieven on the October Revolution
Dominic Lieven, Fellow of the British Academy and Research professor at Cambridge University, talks about the reasons for and the outcomes of the 1917 October Revolution, as well as his family's
Wang Wen on the Role of the Media in Asia
Wang Wen, Executive Dean, Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies, Renmin University of China, talks about the role of media in development in Asian countries and the influence of Western media in
Wendell Wallach on the Disruptive Effect of Technology
Wendell Wallach, Consultant, ethicist, and scholar at Yale University's Interdisciplinary Center for Bioethics, talks about the implications of technological development and disruption for
Asle Toje on the Issues of Modern Diplomacy and Geopolitics
Asle Toje, Research Director at the Norwegian Nobel Institute, talks with Valdai Club Reserach Director Fyodor Lukyanov about style in international politics and the differing appreciation of
Gerhard Mangott on the Global Crisis of Arms Control
Gerhard Mangott, Professor of International Relations at the University of Innsbruck and Senior Adviser on Post-Soviet Affairs at the Austrian Institute of International Relations in Vienna, talks
Ulf Sverdrup on the European Union's New Foreign Policy Issues
Ulf Sverdrup, Director of the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI), talks about the consequences of Brexit for the European Union and new dynamics in the EU's relations with
Ivan Krastev on Europe's Four Crises
Ivan Krastev, Chairman of the Centre for Liberal Strategies in Sofia, Bulgaria talks about Europe's crises and the challenge that its values face going forward.
Hamid Karzai on the History and Fate of Afghanistan
Hamid Karzai, President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan (2001-2014), talks about his country's fate as a historic point of focus for great powers and the spread of radical Sunni
Clive Hamilton on the Impact of China in Australia
Clive Hamilton, Professor of Public Ethics at the Charles Sturt University, Canberra talks about the impact the rise of China and its one-party state has had on Australia.