Each week, host Brian Hanson talks with international thought leaders, journalists, and other experts to go beyond the headlines on the critical global news and issues shaping US foreign policy.
Can Peru’s democracy satisfy protester demands, or will it head into political chaos?
Amid the attack on democracy in Brazil, what lies ahead?
What are the implications of Japan’s largest military buildup since World War II, and what does this mean for the US-Japan security alliance?
As a year of conflict and crises draws to a close, how can we absorb the news without losing hope in 2023 and beyond?
How have online platforms, and lax US regulation, facilitated the flow of data from the US to China – and what does this mean for the geopolitical contest between these superpowers?
Why do some governments use sports to launder their reputations – and does it work?
On Deep Dish we discuss if protests against zero-COVID mean a change in Chinese attitudes toward political expression.
How are soaring costs affecting lives and testing political support for sanctions on Russia?
What is driving the recent increase in North Korean missile launches—and how should the US respond?
Do victories for Lula in Brazil and fellow leftist leaders across Latin America represent a new “pink tide” sweeping the continent?