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The Chinese Communist Party's Next 100 Years

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Deep Dish Podcast

To understand Chinese politics and what lies ahead for the ruling party, author Bruce Dickson argues we must look to the tools China’s leaders use to create popular support.

Chinese Communist Party Celebration
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Global Politics

Nicaragua's Looming "Second Dictatorship"

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Deep Dish Podcast

Host Brian Hanson checks the pulse of democracy in Nicaragua with researcher Ryan Berg and journalist Cindy Regidor.

Nicaraguan President and Vice President
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Global Politics

Are NATO Allies on the Same Page?

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Deep Dish Podcast

Defense cooperation requires a shared understanding of threats and goals. And, to be effective requires action, making tradeoffs, and paying costs—not just statements.

NATO family photo
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Defense and Security

A New Approach to Building Peace

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Deep Dish Podcast

Although COVID-19 brought many aspects of our world to a standstill over the last year, violent conflict was not one of them. What can we do to end the cycle?

A woman from Somaliland flees her home due to drought
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Global Politics

How Population Shapes Power

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Deep Dish Podcast

While some areas of the world continue to see population growth—many countries in Africa, for example—fertility rates are falling everywhere else. What does that mean for geopolitics?

Babies laying on a blanket
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Global Politics

Is Fear of Great Power Competition in the Arctic Overheated?

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Deep Dish Podcast

Geopolitical debates on power and competition in the Arctic have been around since the Cold War. Is a new flashpoint ahead or is the danger overblown?

Ship in the Arctic
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Defense and Security

Martin Indyk on Breaking the Hamas-Israel Cycle of Violence

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Deep Dish Podcast

Will a cease-fire quell the latest conflict and lead to long-term peace?

Israeli rockets launch
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Global Politics

Turkey's Role in Geopolitics

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As a critical NATO ally and strategically located partner, Turkey's assertive foreign policy strategy has global implications.

Turkey's President Erdogan
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Global Politics

We're Leaving Afghanistan. Now What?

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Deep Dish Podcast

Just a few weeks after announcing the exit, the United States is already making progress withdrawing troops and resources from the site of America's longest war.

US soldiers leave Afghanistan
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US Foreign Policy

Preventing the Next Pandemic

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Deep Dish Podcast

Pandemics have plagued humans throughout our existence. What role does global coordination play in breaking the cycle?

A scientist looks at a bat to test infection
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Global Health