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Chicago: Embracing Refugees for the Good of All

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Global Insight by Suzanne Akhras Sahloul

Suzanne Akhras Sahloul discusses the positive impact of refugees and immigrants on communities in Chicago.

Immigration and Migration

Biden Can End the War on Terror on Day One

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The American Prospect
Elizabeth Shackelford

Elizabeth Shackelford discusses how President-elect Joe Biden might work with Congress on military activity.

Defense and Security

Donald Trump’s Dismal Legacy in East Asia

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The National Interest
Paul Heer

The Trump administration helped fuel the worst downward spiral in US-China relations since diplomatic normalization more than forty years ago.

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US Foreign Policy

Will the World Still Look to America as a Champion of Democracy?

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Chicago Tribune
Ivo H. Daalder

Council President Ivo Daalder, former US ambassador to NATO, examines how the events at the US Capitol influence US standing abroad.

Reuters
Global Politics

Americans Condemn Capitol Riots; Reject Violence in Politics

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Running Numbers by Craig Kafura

Large majorities of Americans now disapprove of the attack on the US Capitol, but Democrats and Republicans disagree about what the rioters were aiming to do and what to do next.

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REUTERS
American Democracy

What the Geopolitics of the EU-China Deal Mean for Biden

Podcast
Deep Dish Podcast

Wendy Cutler and Noah Barkin join Brian Hanson to examine how the new investment deal will influence US foreign policy.

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REUTERS
Global Politics

An Incremental Approach to the DPRK

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RealClear Defense
Matthew Abbott

Matt Abbott analyzes the future relationship between the United States and North Korea.

Chairman of the Supreme People’s Assembly of the DPRK Pak Thae-song
Global Politics

Americans Have “Three Cannots” on North Korea’s Nuclear Weapons

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Running Numbers by Karl Friedhoff

Karl Friedhoff examines the United States' nuanced understanding of policy options on North Korea’s nuclear program.

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Stefan Krasowski
Global Politics

How to Rethink an Equitable Post-Pandemic City

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Global Insight by Rachel Abrams

Cities can use public spaces as a way to address structural challenges.

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Abraham Barrera
Global Cities

Bonus Episode: The Attack on the US Capitol

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Deep Dish Podcast

Insurrection at one of the symbols of US democracy shows the deep tension in American politics.

Damaged US flag at US Capitol attack
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American Democracy