FPRI Radio

FPRI Radio

FPRI Radio

FPRI Radio is a podcast dedicated to topical discussions between members of the FPRI staff and leading experts on current events relating to and affecting world affairs in the diplomatic, informational, military, and economic domains. These conversations generally range from between 15 and 45 minutes in duration.

BookTalk: The Sovereignty Wars: Reconciling America with the World

January 19, 2018 · John A. Nagl

In his new book, Stewart Patrick says that sovereignty is “one of the most frequently invoked, polemical, and misunderstood concepts in politics.” Some see sovereignty as requiring the avoidance ...

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Assessing Trump’s Trip to Asia

November 17, 2017 · June Teufel Dreyer

President Donald Trump recently completed a 12-day trip to Asia, with stops in Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam, and the Philippines, and including attendance at the Asia Pacific Economic ...

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Europe’s Voters Have Spoken…But What Did They Say?

September 28, 2017 · Hajnalka Vincze

The German elections on 24 September marked the end of a year and a half of major elections and referenda across the Continent. As the dust settles, Europeans and ...

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The “Deep State” of Intelligence?

May 22, 2017 · Michael P. Noonan

In this episode of FPRI Radio, host Michael Noonan is joined in conversation with FPRI Senior Fellow Nada Bakos to discuss the U.S. intelligence apparatus, bureaucracy, and the current ...

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Violence, Non-State Actors, and Turmoil in the Middle East

May 15, 2017 · Tally Helfont

From the breakdown of states to the exploitation of the ensuing power vacuum by violent non-state actors, there are numerous pressing issues currently facing the Middle East and North ...

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Venezuela in Crisis

May 1, 2017 · Vanessa Neumann

As President Nicolás Maduro relies on increasingly repressive means to preserve the regime he inherited from the late Hugo Chávez, Venezuela has descended into an existential economic, social, and ...

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France Votes, the World Watches

April 20, 2017 · Ronald J. Granieri

French voters go to the polls on April 23 in the first round of a presidential election that may upend European politics. Populist nationalist Marine Le Pen hopes to ...

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Online Nationalism in China

March 27, 2017 · Guobin Yang

Popular opinion in Chinese cyberspace—the postings of China’s “netizens”—are often ardently nationalist.  Are nationalist voices online representative of broader public opinion in China?  How much does such popular nationalism, ...

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A Bull in the China Shop? Asia Policy in the Age of Trump

February 23, 2017 · Trudy Rubin

Philadelphia Inquirer Worldview columnist Trudy Rubin (back from a pre-inauguration trip to Beijing, Shanghai, Taipei and Hong Kong) and FPRI Asia Program Director Jacques deLisle discuss U.S. policy toward ...

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Reflections of a Female, Muslim Immigrant Who Served Three Republican Presidents

February 2, 2017 · Hon. Shirin Tahir-Kheli

In this edition of FPRI Radio, FPRI President Alan Luxenberg interviews Amb. Shirin Tahir-Kheli on her experience in government at the highest levels of America’s national security establishment, her ...

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