Since 2010, siblings and journalists Abby Martin and Robbie Martin have been doing Media Roots Radio, a political podcast with a critical eye on US foreign policy, political partisanship and what people can do to fight back. Conversational, controversial, passionate and explicit, Media Roots stands apart from the majority of podcasts coming from a similar point of view. Listen to all previous episodes on soundcloud, itunes, spotify and stitcher. All $5 and up patrons get an exclusive bonus e ...
Want to learn more about China first-hand, from reporters on the ground? In every episode, we take a deep-dive into a specific topic, mixing independent reporting and exclusive interviews to bring you unique insights into an emerging potential superpower. Now, we’re featuring regular updates on the coronavirus pandemic from across the country. Brought to you by the South China Morning Post.
The South China Morning Post political economy team analyse the latest economic data from China, delve deep into the ongoing US-China trade and tech war, and examine China's changing economic relationship with Europe, Africa and the Indo-Pacific. Hear deep background on Beijing's political machinations and how they affect policy and its global diplomacy.
Discussions over drinks with security, defense, and foreign policy insiders and experts. The original War on the Rocks podcast series.
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Geopolitics & Empire
“Pod Save America” cohost Tommy Vietor thought foreign policy was boring and complicated until he got the education of a lifetime working for President Obama’s National Security Council. On “Pod Save the World,” he and former deputy national security adviser Ben Rhodes break down the latest developments and bring you behind the scenes with the people who were there. New episodes every Wednesday.
Gideon Rachman, the Financial Times chief foreign affairs columnist talks to the decision-makers and thinkers who are shaping world affairs. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
A weekly discussion of the geopolitical implications of current events in the Asia-Pacific, hosted by Ankit Panda from The Diplomat, with regular guests.
Twice-weekly discussion about China's engagement across Africa and the Global South hosted by journalist Eric Olander and Asia-Africa scholar Cobus van Staden in Johannesburg.
A national security and foreign policy podcast from the Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD).
Focusing on the Pacific region, the program brings you interviews with leaders, newsmakers, and people who make the Pacific beat.
Brought to you by the Texas National Security Review, this podcast features lectures, interviews, and panel discussions at the University of Texas.
Three experts, one Story. Each fortnight we host a panel of international experts diving into the biggest geopolitical stories shaping the news both here and overseas. Hosted by Michael Hilliard
Undercurrents is a regular podcast series featuring interviews with Chatham House experts - and others - about the critical underlying issues which are shaping modern society. Hosted by staff from across the institute, each episode goes in-depth on a topic, looking beyond the news to explore the issues shaping global politics.
NPR's top daily news about world events, politics, economy and culture. Download the World Story of the Day podcast.
RNZ's morning news show, featuring comprehensive coverage of local and world events from 6:00am to 9:00am every weekday.
Fareed Zakaria GPS takes a comprehensive look at foreign affairs and global policies through in-depth, one-on-one interviews and fascinating roundtable discussions.
A podcast produced by the Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI). ASPI is an independent, non-partisan think tank that produces expert and timely advice for Australia’s strategic and defence leaders.
The Lowy Institute is an independent, nonpartisan international policy think tank located in Sydney, Australia. The Institute provides high-quality research and distinctive perspectives on foreign policy trends shaping Australia and the world. We host podcasts with high-level guest speakers as well as our own experts. Essential listening for anyone seeking to better understand foreign policy challenges!
Spies don’t talk—it’s the cardinal rule of the business. But on Foreign Policy’s podcast I Spy, we get them to open up. We hear from the operations people: the spies who steal secrets, kill adversaries, and turn agents into double agents. Each episode features one spy telling one dramatic story. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Power Problems is a bi-weekly podcast from the Cato Institute. Host John Glaser offers a skeptical take on U.S. foreign policy, and discusses today’s big questions in international security with distinguished guests from across the political spectrum. Podcast Hashtag: #FPPowerProblems. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
The 21st century may be the Pacific Century, and China appears poised to become America’s greatest rival for global power and influence. Host Michael Auslin and his guests broadly address developments in China and Asia. They discuss the latest politics, economics, law, and cultural news, with a focus on US policy in the region.
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As the United States confronts an ever-changing set of international challenges, our foreign policy leaders continue to offer the same old answers. But what are the alternatives? In None Of The Above, the Eurasia Group Foundation’s Mark Hannah asks leading global thinkers for new answers and new ideas to guide an America increasingly adrift in the world. www.noneoftheabovepodcast.org
The Geopolitics & Empire Podcast conducts interviews with high-profile guests on geopolitics and international affairs seeking to gain insight from experts on both the left and the right as to the true nature of current events.
The United States is in the midst of a dramatic political realignment with shifting views on national security, economics, technology, and the role of government in our lives. Saagar Enjeti and Marshall Kosloff explore this with thinkers, policymakers, and more.
The longest running independent international affairs podcast features in-depth interviews with policymakers, journalists and experts around the world who discuss global news, international relations, global development and key trends driving world affairs. Named by The Guardian as "a podcast to make you smarter," Global Dispatches is a podcast for people who crave a deeper understanding of international news.
A weekly discussion of national security and foreign policy matters featuring Lawfare senior editors Scott R. Anderson, Quinta Jurecic, and Alan Rozenshtein. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
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Each episode of The President’s Inbox explores a foreign policy challenge facing the United States.
Save Meduza! https://support.meduza.io/en Meduza’s English-language podcast, The Naked Pravda highlights how our top reporting intersects with the wider research and expertise that exists about Russia. The broader context of Meduza’s in-depth, original journalism isn’t always clear, which is where this show comes in. Here you’ll hear from the world’s community of Russia experts, activists, and reporters about issues that are at the heart of Meduza’s stories and crucial to major events in and ...
A weekly livestream/podcast hosted by Jack (former Ranger/Special Forces) and Dave (former Ranger/Paramilitary contractor) interviewing Special Operations and intelligence community professionals about their service.
North Korea is the Impossible State. Each week join the people who know the most about North Korea—The Center for Strategic and International Studies’ Victor Cha, Mike Green, and Sue Mi Terry—for an insider's discussion with host H. Andrew Schwartz about the United States’ top national security priority. Email your questions to ImpossibleState@csis.org.
Providence is a journal of Christianity and American foreign policy equipping the American mind to engage the real world.
China has emerged as one of the 21st century’s most consequential nations, making it more important than ever to understand how the country is governed. True to the name Pekingology, or the study of the political behavior of the People’s Republic of China, this podcast aims to unpack the behavior of the Chinese Communist Party and implications these actions have within China and for U.S.-China relations. Jude Blanchette, the Freeman Chair in China Studies at CSIS, is joined by various expert ...
A podcast covering the build up to, breakout of and consequences of various conflicts in history. Get bonus content on Patreon See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Small bites on Transatlantic Security, NATO, the EU, Russia, and all things Europe. Hosted by Andrea Kendall-Taylor and Jim Townsend at the Center for a New American Security.
Patrick and Dan work their way through a piece of international-relations scholarship. And drink whiskey.
The United States will no longer play global policeman, and no one else wants the job. This is not a G-7 or a G-20 world. Welcome to the GZERO, a world made volatile by an intensifying international battle for power and influence. Every week on this podcast, Ian Bremmer will interview the world leaders and the thought leaders shaping our GZERO World.
The “Asia Chessboard” features in-depth conversations with the most prominent strategic thinkers on Asia. CSIS Senior Vice President for Asia and former senior national security council official Michael Green takes the debate beyond the headlines of the day to explore the historical context and inside decision-making process on major geopolitical developments from the Himalayas to the South China Sea. Experience the hard calls and consequential debates that drive US policy towards this criti ...
Each episode of Why It Matters breaks down an issue that is shaping our world's future. Join host Gabrielle Sierra as she speaks with the leaders and thinkers who are facing these questions head on. Fueled by the minds at the Council on Foreign Relations, Why It Matters brings some of the world's most compelling stories home to you.
The Modern War Institute podcast is the flagship podcast of the Modern War Institute at West Point. Featured guests include senior military and defense leaders, scholars, and others who discuss the most important issues related to modern conflict.
Join Crisis Group's Executive Vice President Richard Atwood and Board Member and Harvard Law School Professor Naz Modirzadeh as they dive deep into the conflicts that rage around the globe with Crisis Group analysts and special guests. These experts bring a unique, on-the-ground perspective to understanding both why those conflicts persist — and what could bring them to an end. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
China 21 is produced by the 21st Century China Center at UC San Diego’s School of Global Policy and Strategy. We are a leading university-based think tank that produces scholarly research and informs policy discussions on China and U.S.-China relations. This podcast features expert voices, insights and stories about China’s economy, politics, society, and the implications for international affairs. Learn more at china.ucsd.edu
Janes delivers validated open-source defence intelligence across four core capability areas threat, equipment, defence industry and country that are aligned with workflows across the defence industry, national security and government.
A show about the technology, strategy, media and business trends defining the future of national security.
The nuclear weapons, arms control, disarmament and nonproliferation podcast. Companion to the popular Arms Control Wonk blog (www.armscontrolwonk.com). Hosted by Jeffrey Lewis & Aaron Stein.
Navy Milbloggers Sal from "CDR Salamander" and EagleOne from "EagleSpeak" discuss leading issues and developments for the Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard and related national security issues.
The China Africa Project is a multimedia resource dedicated to exploring every aspect of China’s growing engagement with Africa. Through a combination of original content and curation of third-party material from across the Internet, the CAP’s objective is purely informational. None of the blog’s authors or producers have any vested interest in any Chinese or African position.
While many of us were busy mastering sourdough recipes during the covid lockdown, an Auckland teenager was painting a self-portrait. That artwork has just won 18-year-old Jessica Gurnsey the presitigious 2022 Adam Portraiture Award, making her the youngest person to receive the accolade. Corin Dann spoke to Jessica.…
Spanish divers have freed a 12 metre long humpback whale caught in an illegal drift net off the Balearic island of Mallorca. Although the rescue was a success, it has raised some important questions. Humpback whales do not typically migrate through the Mediterranean, so what was this one doing there? And if drift nets were banned by the UN 30 years…
The tourism industry is preparing for a harder sell to attract overseas visitors. More than 450 tourism operators confronted the changes affecting their industry during the online TRENZ Hui on Wednesday afternoon. Tourism reporter Tess Brunton has more.
Radical changes to funding for tertiary certificates and diplomas are being labelled unfair and could drive some institutes out of business. The government has unveiled funding rates that boost payments for work-based learning but slash those for distance education and reduce the amount paid for traditional face-to-face courses. Private tertiary in…
The Race Relations Commissioner is calling for schools to be more accepting of students having ta moko or wearing pounamu. The commission has created a uniform guide for schools to use and says it will help reduce racism and bullying. Commissioner Meng Foon says school boards need to embrace diversity.…
A brief update of movements in the financial sector.
The Ministry of Education's head office in Bowen Street in Wellington closed yesterday after it was revealed it met only 25 per cent of the criteria under the new guidelines for seismic assessment. Earlier this month, Hutt Hospital's main block was also declared an earthquake risk. Wellington City is considered a high-risk seismic area and sits on …
Just weeks after China signed a security agreement with Solomon Islands, that was met with outrage in New Zealand and Australia, it is now pushing a region-wide deal with almost a dozen more Pacific Island nations. The deal would cover policing, security and data communications. Corin Dann spoke with Dr Anna Powles, a senior lecturer at Massey Univ…
Police remain on guard across Tamaki Makaurau as they try to defuse tensions after a spate of drive-by shootings. There were seven on Tuesday night and another two last night. The shootings are believed to be linked to a turf war between the Tribesman and its former feeder gang, the Killer Beez. Police are now attempting to restore a truce between …
Spanish teenage star Carlos Alcaraz and German third seed Alexander Zverev both saved match points to fight back from the brink and reach the French Open third round, while world number one Novak Djokovic had no problems.
The tragedy at a Texas elementary school yesterday morning shooting has resulted in a cry across the United States for gun control. We spoke to the director of the California Firearm Violence Research Center Garen Wintemute for more.
Firefighters across the country will strike after rejecting an offer to settle their collective agreement. The New Zealand Professional Firefighters Union held 29 meetings around the country since early May, and counted secret ballots late last night. Morning Report spoke to Fire and Emergency NZ Chief Executive Kerry Gregory.…
Firefighters across the country will strike after rejecting an offer to settle their collective agreement. The New Zealand Professional Firefighters Union held 29 meetings around the country since early May, and counted secret ballots late last night. Union national secretary Wattie Watson joined us.…
The Reserve Bank says it's not messing about in its battle with inflation and looks set to impose 50 basis points rate rises at its July and August reviews. Governor Adrian Orr says they're less worried by wage rises, and government spending, and he shies away from the threat of a recession despite the stronger headwinds gathering around the world.…
Changes to a $60m programme to help sexually abused children have been badly mismanaged by Oranga Tamariki. A review released to RNZ shows its team doing the work to fill glaring gaps in services was so "dysfunctional", "inadequate" and "confused" it had to be shut down. But all this happened behind closed doors, the public was told everything was …
The Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is currently visiting the United States in a bid to drum up trade and tourism -and had hoped to meet with the US President. Yesterday's shooting in Texas has meant the trip's focus has now taken a turn. Today Ardern met with several US senators, and she says they asked her about firearm reform, after the gun law ch…
US President Joe Biden has issued an emotional appeal for backbone and courage to confront Amercia's gun lobby.
Our reporter Rayssa Almeida went to Massey's Vina Place which is the scene of the latest shootings across Auckland suburbs.
There were more shots fired in Auckland last night. Police responded to reports of a firearm being discharged in Vina Place in Massey in West Auckland at around 7:30am. Police say nobody has been injured.
As America reels from another mass shooting, Jacinda Ardern was asked on US television about New Zealand's response to its own mass shooting in 2019. The Prime Minister acknowledged there is still more to be done on gun control. Advocates here say the yet-to-be-established gun register will help. Giles Dexter has the story.…
A brief update from the RNZ sports team.
News from the rural and farming sector.
A brief update from the business sector.
"We're a pretty resilient community." Sue Reid says. The Ōwhiro Bay Parade local living on the front line joins us.
Large southerly swells have caused problems overnight along Wellington's southern coast. The Wellington Region Emergency Management Office warned residents from the Capital's southern coasts all the way up to the Wairarapa. Yesterday sandbags were delivered to residents in Ōwhiro Bay and others boarded up their garages. Community Resilience Manager…
Nineteen children and two teachers were killed at the Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, in what is the worst shooting at a US elementary school since Sandy Hook a decade ago. More details are emerging today.
More shots were fired in Auckland last night, with shootings in Massey and Mellons Bay, names of some of the children killed in yesterday's school shooting in Texas have started to be released, 19 pupils and 2 adults killed in the attack, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is in the US, but hopes to meet President Joe Biden may be upset by the tragic sh…
UNLOCKED:Robbie Martin continues his series on the George W Bush smallpox bioterror scare, this time laying out the series of events and shining a light on the hyperbolic media coverage that culminated with the official Whitehouse smallpox vaccination rollout plan. A plan which creepily paralelled the buildup to the US invasion of Iraq. When the MS…
Heidi Crebo-Rediker, adjunct senior fellow at CFR, sits down with James M. Lindsay to assess the Biden administration’s “worker-centric” foreign economic policies. Articles Mentioned on the Podcast Heidi Crebo-Rediker and Doug Rediker, “A Real Foreign Policy for the Middle Class,” Foreign Affairs (May/June 2022)…
This week, Alan, Quinta and Scott were joined by Rational Security co-host emeritus Shane Harris! Together they talked through the week's big national security news stories, including: “We Want to Believe.” The House recently held a rare public hearing on what the U.S. government knows about Unidentified Aerial Phenomena, or UAPs–also commonly call…
Along the U.S.-Mexico border, migrant groups seeking asylum are protesting a judge's ruling that keeps Title 42, Trump-era pandemic border restrictions, in place.By NPR
Tommy and Ben talk about President Biden’s trip to Asia, whether the US would defend Taiwan in a war with China, the latest news from Ukraine, including calls for Ukraine to cut a deal with Russia and the growing food crisis. They also cover a plot to assassinate George W Bush, fascism in Hungary, charges of anti-semitism against progressives and U…
We're ten years old! Wish WDF a happy birthday by buying the NEW and IMPROVED edition of Matchlock and the Embassy! The death of Gustavus Adolphus at Lutzen cast a long shadow over the year 1633. Could the Swedes rebound, and consolidate their gains, or would the Emperor avenge himself on his ungrateful subjects, after a worrying season of setbacks…
The emergence of orphanage trafficking | Kathryn E. van Doore28 April 2022By Griffith Asia Institute
Olivia Enos of the Heritage Foundation speaks with Mark Melton about how the Chinese government has been snuffing out liberty in Hong Kong. She discusses the recent arrests of Cardinal Zen and pro-democracy advocates and explains what they mean for religious liberty in the city-state. She also analyzes the Vatican’s deal with the Chinese Communist …
UNLOCKED: the Smallpox Doomsday Failsafe Scenario, 100s of Tons of Virus 'Missing'. Part 2 of the ongoing Smallpox Bioterror Hoax Media Roots Radio series by Robbie Martin.Subscribers now have access to a new set of documents.....the Smallpox Cache:: bit.ly/3ICeQXSThanks for listening! If you enjoyed this podcast and would like to listen to the ent…
Nick Fisher is a New Zealand filmmaker who is travelling the world documenting what he calls "misunderstood parts of the planet" for his YouTube channel, Indigo Traveller. The channel has amassed more than 1.4 million subscribers. He has most recently crossed the border into Ukraine to film the impacts of the war. Nick joins us from Budapest in Hun…
Coastal shipping has received a 30-million-dollar boost from the government. The Aotearoa Shipping Alliance is one of the beneficiaries of the funding. The alliance is a nationwide shipping network involving iwi and businesses. Westland Minerals Sands is one of those businesses, and its managing director, Ray Mudgway, joins us now.…
Victims of online scams are turning to online communities for help because they are embarrassed to go to the police. Cyber security company CERT New Zealand's latest figures show more than 500 scam and fraud reports in the first three months of the year. Tessa Guest reports.
Elon Musk's signature company, Tesla, has been hit hard by the winds blowing through Wall Street. Speaking to Morning Report from New York is Wall Street analyst Daniel Ives, a managing director with Wedbush Securities.
A brief update of movements in the financial sector.
About 6000 women in Wellington waited longer than the standard 60 days for an appointment. Fifty-two may have received the wrong prognosis or treatment as a result. Joining us now is chief executive Margie Apa.
An accommodation stoush is building up steam in Rotorua. The local council is seeking enforcement orders against nine emergency accommodation providers. But the legal action could leave 65 families having to find somewhere else to live. Tania Tapsell is a Rotorua Lakes councillor.
Shorter-term mortgage rates look to rise on the back of today's expected rise in the official cash rate. Loan Market mortgage advisor Bruce Patten spoke to Susie Ferguson.
There were at least five drive by shootings in Auckland last night, across Otara, Papatoetoe, Flat Bush, Papakura, and Te Atatū. Our reporter Rayssa Almeida spoke to some of the residents down at Caspar Road in Papatotoe.
The Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern, has arrived in New York to start her US trade mission. Ardern has just met with United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres where Ukraine was the top of the agenda.
The international career of 40 year old Andrea Hansen continues after being named in the New Zealand triathlon team for this years Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.
The Chinese delegation will visit seven other Pacific nations, including Kiribati, and experts believe it would not be surprising if further security agreements are made.
Solomon Islands based researcher Dr Anouk ride says locals want there to be solutions to domestic security issues ahead of 2023 general election. Her comments follow a security treaty with Beijing and on the eve of a historic visit by China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has confirmed he will visit Kiribati this week amid speculation a security deal between the two countries is being negotiated.