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Radio GDR. Life in the former East Germany holds an ongoing fascination for a lot of people. Join us as we learn more about the former East Germany. Radio German Democratic Republic is a podcast designed to educate and inform on the life and times of East Germany. Radio GDR is hosted by Steven Minegar, Shane Whaley, Anke Holst and John Paul Kleiner.
 
Babel will take you beyond the headlines to discuss what’s really happening in the Middle East and North Africa. It features regional experts who explain what’s going on, provide context on pivotal developments, and highlight trends you may have missed. Jon Alterman, senior vice president, Zbigniew Brzezinski Chair in Global Security and Geostrategy, and director of the Middle East Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies hosts the podcast along with his colleagues from ...
 
The Nordic Asia Podcast is a collaboration sharing expertise on Asia across the Nordic region, brought to you by the Nordic Institute of Asian Studies (NIAS) based at the University of Copenhagen, along with our academic partners: the Centre for East Asian Studies at the University of Turku, and Asianettverket at the University of Oslo.
 
Listen to the complete PBS NewsHour, specially formatted as a podcast. Published each night by 9 p.m., our full show includes every news segment, every interview, and every bit of analysis as our television broadcast. Is this not what you're looking for? Don't miss our other podcasts for our individual segments, Brooks and Capehart, Politics Monday, Brief but Spectacular, and more. Find them in iTunes or in your favorite podcasting app. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/news ...
 
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How do empires rise? Why do they fall? And how have they shaped the world around us today? William Dalrymple and Anita Anand explore the stories, personalities and events of empire over the course of history. The first series looks at the British in India, covering the East India Company, the Raj, Gandhi, Independence and Partition.
 
Want to support us, get episodes early and extra content? Support us on Patreon and back us from just £3 per month. Doomsday Watch explores the geopolitical threats of tomorrow with Arthur Snell, former diplomat and head of the International section of the UK’s anti-terrorist programme Prevent. From the crisis in American democracy to the collapse of the Middle East’s petrochemical oligarchies, this is your guide to the dangers that mass media isn’t covering. From Podmasters, the team behind ...
 
Don't have time for a full news hour? Listen to the PBS NewsHour, segment by segment. Our full coverage of politics, science, arts, health, national and international news is included in this feed in easy-to-digest 5 to 10 minute segments. Segments are published each night by 9 p.m. Is this not what you're looking for? Don't miss our other podcasts for our full show, Brooks and Capehart, Politics Monday, Brief but Spectacular, and more. Find them in iTunes or in your favorite podcasting app. ...
 
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Richard Overy sets out in Blood and Ruins: The Last Imperial War, 1931-1945 (Viking, 2022) to recast the way in which we view the Second World War and its origins and aftermath. As one of Britain's most decorated and respected World War II historians, he argues that this was the "last imperial war," with almost a century-long lead-up of global impe…
 
Trending Middle East brings you the latest social media and search trends from the region and around the world.On today's episode, UAE universities will be allowed to set their own entry requirements for pupils studying at publicly run schools.US President Joe Biden hosts Jordan's King Abdullah II at the White House while the Central Bank of Egypt …
 
Adjunct professor Erika López Prater showed two pious, Muslim-drawn images of Muhammad in an art history class in October at Hamline University in Minnesota. When a student complained of "Islamophobia," the university responded by firing López Prater. That in turn sparked a national controversy in which almost everyone criticized Hamline. Have accu…
 
In East Jerusalem, locals are still coming to terms with the trauma of the attack that left seven people dead as they gathered to pray at a synagogue on January 27. That attack was followed by a second incident the following day, which injured two Israelis. Both attacks seem to be in retaliation for an Israeli raid on the Jenin refugee camp in the …
 
David Siddhartha Patel of Brandeis University joins Marc Lynch on this week's podcast to discuss his new book, Order out of Chaos: Islam, Information, and the Rise and Fall of Social Orders in Iraq. Combining rational choice approaches, ethnographic understanding, and GIS analysis, this book reveals the interconnectedness of the enduring problem of…
 
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has wrapped up his visit to ease tensions in the Middle East after pledging an 'ironclad' US support for Israel. His trip came amid violence between Israelis and Palestinians, with the Israeli military carrying out deadly raids in the occupied West Bank. Israel has also announced punitive measures against Palest…
 
MEI's U.S.-Lebanon Fellow Fadi Nicholas Nassar speaks to Ronnie Chatah - host of the Beirut Banyan and founder of WalkBeirut - about justice in the wake of the Beirut Blast. Why have family members of the blast's victims recently been arrested, and where does accountability lie as Lebanon continues to slip into further crisis?…
 
This is the city, Uruk. I was working the day shift out of the Eanna Temple when the call came in about a missing sheep and tunic. We picked up the perp pretty quickly and he started to sing, so we rolled up 39 of his pals. But word came down that the great and the good were putting up bail. That’s when the king got involved and things got interest…
 
Welcome to The Times of Israel’s Daily Briefing, your 15-minute audio update on what’s happening in Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish world, from Sunday through Thursday. Diplomatic correspondent Lazar Berman and Diaspora Affairs reporter Judah Ari Gross join host Amanda Borschel-Dan on today's episode. We begin with a brief update on this wee…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow #OzWatch: Prepping for the major India Tsts. Jeremy Zakis, New South Wales. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.foxsports.com.au/cricket/australian-camp-hires-ravichandran-ashwin-impersonator-to-prepare-for-india-test-series/news-story/b66ed163b4dfbcc9f3c47de72a5a3243…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow #OzWatch: Snowfall in summer, cyclones, floors, thunderstorms and heat in Queensland. Jeremy Zakis, New South Wales. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://www.9news.com.au/national/weather-updates-summer-snow-for-south-east-australia-heatwave-for-brisbane/4efda8a9-47d0-4283-a574-c9afaef…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow #Ukraine: Beijing POV: After the Blinken cancellation, Mission to Moscow. Professor H.J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSocietyBy John Batchelor
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow #Ukraine: Brussels POV: Impatient and doubting of a solution: Professor H.J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSocietyBy John Batchelor
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. Boudica @Batchelorshow #Ukraine: Kyiv POV: Genuine fear of what's coming unless NATO acts quickly. Professor H.J. Mackinder, International Relations. #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSocietyBy John Batchelor
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow #Ukraine: George Kennan warned not to separate Russia and Ukraine and not to expand NATO. Katrina vanden Heuvel, Nation https://www.foreignaffairs.com/ukraine/george-kennan-warning-on-ukraineeBy John Batchelor
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. 1880 AZ 1880 in arizona mills in arizona @Batchelorshow 2/2: #Arizona: How to extract Helium from the bountiful Nitrogen deposits in Arizona, called the Saudi Arabia of Helium. Rob Rohlfing, CEO, DesertMountainEnergy.com #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Helium…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. 1906 s geological survey 1906 in arizona goldroad arizona mining in arizona @Batchelorshow 1/2: #Arizona: How to extract Helium from the bountiful Nitrogen deposits in Arizona, called the Saudi Arabia of Helium. Rob Rohlfing, CEO, DesertMountainEnergy.com #FriendsofHistoryDebatingSociety https://en.wikip…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow 8/8: Octavian the supremely successful and sly despot: 8/8: The War That Made the Roman Empire: Antony, Cleopatra, and Octavian at Actium by Barry Strauss https://www.amazon.com/War-That-Made-Roman-Empire/dp/1982116676 The Battle of Actium had great consequences for the empire. Had Antony …
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow 7/8: Octavian the supremely successful and sly despot: 7/8: The War That Made the Roman Empire: Antony, Cleopatra, and Octavian at Actium by Barry Strauss https://www.amazon.com/War-That-Made-Roman-Empire/dp/1982116676 The Battle of Actium had great consequences for the empire. Had Antony …
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow 6/8: Octavian the supremely successful and sly despot: 6/8: The War That Made the Roman Empire: Antony, Cleopatra, and Octavian at Actium by Barry Strauss https://www.amazon.com/War-That-Made-Roman-Empire/dp/1982116676 The Battle of Actium had great consequences for the empire. Had Antony …
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow 5/8: Octavian the supremely successful and sly despot: 5/8: The War That Made the Roman Empire: Antony, Cleopatra, and Octavian at Actium by Barry Strauss https://www.amazon.com/War-That-Made-Roman-Empire/dp/1982116676 The Battle of Actium had great consequences for the empire. Had Antony …
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow 4/8: Octavian the supremely successful and sly despot: 4/8: The War That Made the Roman Empire: Antony, Cleopatra, and Octavian at Actium by Barry Strauss https://www.amazon.com/War-That-Made-Roman-Empire/dp/1982116676 The Battle of Actium had great consequences for the empire. Had Antony …
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow 3/8: Octavian the supremely successful and sly despot: 3/8: The War That Made the Roman Empire: Antony, Cleopatra, and Octavian at Actium by Barry Strauss https://www.amazon.com/War-That-Made-Roman-Empire/dp/1982116676 The Battle of Actium had great consequences for the empire. Had Antony …
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow 2/8: Octavian the supremely successful and sly despot: 2/8: The War That Made the Roman Empire: Antony, Cleopatra, and Octavian at Actium by Barry Strauss https://www.amazon.com/War-That-Made-Roman-Empire/dp/1982116676 The Battle of Actium had great consequences for the empire. Had Antony …
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. @Batchelorshow 1/8: Octavian the supremely successful and sly despot: 1/8: The War That Made the Roman Empire: Antony, Cleopatra, and Octavian at Actium by Barry Strauss https://www.amazon.com/War-That-Made-Roman-Empire/dp/1982116676 The Battle of Actium had great consequences for the empire. Had Antony …
 
Saturday on PBS News Weekend, we look at the spiraling crime and violence plaguing Haiti as the country teeters on the brink of collapse. Then, how artificial intelligence could change and possibly threaten democracy as the technology increasingly becomes a part of our lives. Plus, the story of Eunice Carter, a Black prosecutor who helped take down…
 
In our news wrap Saturday, the U.S. Air Force downed a suspected Chinese surveillance balloon off the coast of South Carolina, dangerously cold temperatures descended on the northeastern part of the country, the mayor of Memphis asked the DOJ to evaluate the city's police department, the DNC approved a new 2024 presidential primary lineup, and scie…
 
The island nation of Haiti has moved closer to the brink of collapse. Heavily armed gangs have taken over the capital and are targeting police after the country has been without a single elected official since early January. Jacqueline Charles, the Miami Herald's Caribbean correspondent, joins John Yang to discuss what she saw on a recent trip to H…
 
Artificial intelligence has the potential to dramatically alter how we gather information, communicate and work. Experts are also raising questions about how it will affect governance and what it will mean for the future of our democracy. Bruce Schneier, a fellow at Harvard University's Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society, joins William B…
 
This Black History Month, PBS News Weekend is highlighting stories of Black Americans whose lives and work are lesser known -- their accomplishments all the more significant because they were made in the face of injustices and discrimination. In the first part of our series, "Hidden Histories," we look at the story of Eunice Carter, who helped take…
 
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