Featuring guests located outside the United States, Worldwise aspires to illuminate international affairs and help Americans understand perspectives abroad.
Why Moscow resists US policies
Is Russia rational or unpredictable?
The Obama administration’s future options
Who’s really in control, Putin or Medvedev?
Understanding the regime’s popularity
The prospects for political reform
The revolution or would-be revolution in Tunisia
What happens next?
What should the US do?
Arab nostalgia for Bush, disappointment in Obama
Peace vs. democracy promotion in the Middle East
Which regimes might be next to fall?
Pakistan’s economic woes and untapped potential
Who actually runs the country?
Resurgent military leadership, rogue tribal regions
Initial judgments on Obama’s democracy-promotion efforts
Internal security threats and external trust deficits
F-16s, drones, anti-Americanism and 20th-century mindsets
What will Brazil’s first female president do?
Contrasting the views from Bras
Why “responsible stakeholder” is a contested term
Latin America’s growing complexities
Brazil’s engagement on Iran and the Middle East
The new Congress and the future of US-Brazil relations