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What riots in Brazil over spending on the World Cup can tell us about the lingering divide between haves and have nots in the developing world.

  • Added: Jun 19, 2013
  • Length: 01:57
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What this week's presidential elections in Iran can tell us about the challenges facing this isolated, theocratic regime.

  • Added: Jun 13, 2013
  • Length: 02:06
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What protests in Istanbul and across Turkey can tell us about the declining appeal of Islamist policies to a growing number of secular Turks.

  • Added: Jun 13, 2013
  • Length: 02:24
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What a rescheduled soccer game can tell us about the shifting ground of Argentine presidential politics.

  • Added: May 29, 2013
  • Length: 02:05
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What a proposed French law permitting the use of English at universities can tell us about the free market for languages in a globalized economy.

  • Added: May 21, 2013
  • Length: 02:02
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What the potential return of Nicholas Sarkozy to French politics can tell us about French dissatisfaction with their Socialist savior.

  • Added: May 08, 2013
  • Length: 02:06
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What the love of high end sports cars by Asian elites can tell us about the growing tensions between the very rich and everybody else.

  • Added: Apr 30, 2013
  • Length: 02:06
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What an Indian billionaire's request for government bodyguards can tell us about the difference between policing the rich and the poor.

  • Added: Apr 24, 2013
  • Length: 02:04
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What the British experience of living with terror attacks can tell us about our potential for resilience after the Boston Marathon bombing.

  • Added: Apr 17, 2013
  • Length: 02:02
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What the legacy of Margaret Thatcher can tell us about the long-term effects of political reform.

  • Added: Apr 10, 2013
  • Length: 02:04
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What attempts in Saudi Arabia to limit anonymity on Twitter can tell us about the power of dissent in the face of conformity.

  • Added: Apr 03, 2013
  • Length: 02:08
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What China's interest in Africa can tell us about the look and feel of Imperialism 2.0.

  • Added: Mar 28, 2013
  • Length: 02:16
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What continued unrest in Zimbabwe can tell us about the lengths dictators will go to stay in power.

  • Added: Mar 20, 2013
  • Length: 02:06
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What lingering memories of the First World War can tell us about the tense state of affairs in Europe today.

  • Added: Mar 13, 2013
  • Length: 02:06
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What the rape of a seven year-old girl in Delhi can tell us about India's challenge to protect its women and girls from violence.

  • Added: Mar 06, 2013
  • Length: 02:14
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What succession plans in Cuba can tell us about the practicalities of dictatorship in the globalized economy.

  • Added: Feb 27, 2013
  • Length: 02:17
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What Hugo Chavez’s return to Venezuela can tell us about the appeal of socialism in the 21st Century.

  • Added: Feb 21, 2013
  • Length: 02:06
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What the rape of a 5 year old Saudi girl by her father, an extremist cleric, can tell us about the growing power of public opinion in Saudi Arabia.

  • Added: Feb 13, 2013
  • Length: 02:03
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What the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia can tell us about Vladimir Putin’s quest for national pride in the 21st Century.

  • Added: Feb 06, 2013
  • Length: 02:03
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What soccer rioting in Egypt can tell us about the disappointing legacy of the Arab Spring.

  • Added: Jan 30, 2013
  • Length: 02:11
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What an Islamist attack on an international gas facility in Algeria can tell us about President Obama’s foreign policy priorities during his second...

  • Added: Jan 23, 2013
  • Length: 01:59
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What French intervention in Mali to combat Islamist militants can tell us about al-Qaeda’s future prospects in West Africa.

  • Added: Jan 15, 2013
  • Length: 02:11
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What the return of lethal bonfires to Australia can tell us about the difference between natural and manmade catastrophes.

  • Added: Jan 09, 2013
  • Length: 02:13
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What the gang rape of a 23 year old medical student in the Indian city of Delhi can tell us about the need for a rapidly developing country to prot...

  • Added: Dec 26, 2012
  • Length: 02:10
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What the International Monetary Fund’s “red card” for Argentina can tell us about the effects of nationalism and insularity in the modern global ec...

  • Added: Dec 19, 2012
  • Length: 02:08