Jesse Sanchez speaks with Professor Michael Jones-Correa about refugees in the United States.
Alex Davies speaks with Dr. Ira Helfand about the humanitarian and environmental effects of nuclear exchange.
Yuichiro Kakutani speaks with international relations expert Peter Katzenstein about the state and future of Japanese security.
Alex Davies talks to New York Times National Security Correspondent David Sanger about recent developments in Syria and Iran.
Two cybersecurity experts join us for this week’s podcast.
Historian Holly Case discusses her first-hand experiences studying Europe’s refugee crisis in Hungary and Serbia.
For Putin, fighting ISIS is just a pretext for his larger strategic machinations.
The expansion of ISIS not only poses a direct military threat, but also distracts from other important regional issues such as nuclear proliferation.
In the past year alone, ISIS has reportedly received over $35 million in ransoms, leading many to question the decision of some states to negotiate with terrorists in order to free kidnapped citizens.