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The Institute for the Danube Region and Central Europe (IDM) is a non-university research institution registered as an association and predominantly financed by public funds. Founded in 1953, the Vienna-based institute carries out fundamental research and mediation work with a regional focus on Central, East and South East Europe. We are a think tank and a platform for actors and stakeholders from academia, politics, economy, administration, culture, media and civil society. In addition to r ...
 
Welcome to Speaking of Travel! Host Marilyn Ball speaks to folks about their inspiring, uplifting & dreamy travel experiences. And today it's even more important than ever to dream big and make plans to travel again! So sit back and be carried away to places from around the world and from right here in your own backyard. No Passport Required!
 
The University of Chicago International and Area Studies Multimedia Outreach Source is intended as a resource for students, teachers, and the general public. It makes available recordings of conferences, lectures, and performances sponsored and organized by: the Center for International Studies; the Human Rights Program; the Center for East Asian Studies; the Center for East European and Russian/Eurasian Studies; the Center for Latin American Studies; the Center for Middle Eastern Studies; a ...
 
The University of Chicago International and Area Studies Multimedia Outreach Source is intended as a resource for students, teachers, and the general public. It makes available recordings of conferences, lectures, and performances sponsored and organized by: the Center for International Studies; the Human Rights Program; the Center for East Asian Studies; the Center for East European and Russian/Eurasian Studies; the Center for Latin American Studies; the Center for Middle Eastern Studies; a ...
 
At the University of Chicago, research and teaching in human rights integrate exploration of the core questions of human dignity with critical examination of the institutions designed to promote and protect human rights in the contemporary world. The University of Chicago Human Rights Program is an initiative unique among its peers for the interdisciplinary focus its faculty and students bring to bear on these essential matters. The Distinguished Lecturer series creates space for dialogue be ...
 
"Women in Tech across Asia" is an international development podcast that explores Asia's economic development since the 1950s. The show's episodes focus on what economists call the Asian Tigers and "Tiger Cubs," from Singapore to South Korea. With an emphasis on both high-tech and low-tech industries, the show tells the story of how women reformers have partnered with both workers' movements and governments since the 1950s to catalyze Asia's economic miracle. Politicians, policymakers, busin ...
 
Everywhere around us are echoes of the past. Those echoes define the boundaries of states and countries, how we pray and how we fight. They determine what money we spend and how we earn it at work, what language we speak and how we raise our children. From Wondery, host Patrick Wyman, PhD (“Fall Of Rome”) helps us understand our world and how it got to be the way it is.
 
Expatriates, you've "been there". And now you're here, in Austin.Nobody understands your stories, challenges, successes, and, yes, your failures like other expatriates.We speak with:Entrepreneurs who've overcome the struggles of starting a business even though they are "outsiders"Professionals that assist expatriates with their unique problems And with speak with You, you who have left the country of your birth to live here in Austin, Texas.Join me, Kurt Russell, as we cover everything from ...
 
A fast-moving history of the western world from the ancient world to the present day. Examine how the emergence of the western world as a global dominant power was not something that should ever have been taken for granted. This podcast traces the development of western civilization starting in the ancient Near East, through Greece and Rome, past the collapse of the Western Roman Empire into the Dark Ages, and then follows European and, ultimately, American history as the western world moved ...
 
Roozbeh Aliabadi is an advisor and commentator on geopolitical risk and geoeconomics, particularly the Middle East and Asia. He is an advisory partner in the global advisory practice at GGA, a boutique international consultancy practice based in New York City.
 
The South China Morning Post political economy team analyse the latest economic data from China, delve deep into the ongoing US-China trade and tech war, and examine China's changing economic relationship with Europe, Africa and the Indo-Pacific. Hear deep background on Beijing's political machinations and how they affect policy and its global diplomacy.
 
Germany has been a major player in the last 100 years for the world and is well known for its role in World War 2 and creating the world we know today. But how much do you know about the Germany before? Or about the Germany after? Did you know that the German tribes conquered most of Roman Europe and Africa? What about Prussia, the nation to unite Germany, was formerly abolished in 1947? This podcast will cover aspects of culture, politics, military, gender, and day to day life from when we ...
 
Dr. John Bruni is Founder and CEO of SAGE International Australia (SIA), an Adelaide-based private think tank specialising in the analysis of foreign policy, international and national security issues in Australia's 'defence state' of South Australia (SA). Est. in 2008, and partners of the Swiss Centre for Security Studies (CSS), ETH Zurich, we are the only institution of its type in SA and STRATEGIKON, created in 2016, is the podcast of SIA.
 
We live in a confusing time, bombarded every day with news from around the world that can be hard to follow, or fully understand. Let Worldly be your guide. Every Thursday, senior writer Zack Beauchamp, senior foreign editor Jennifer Williams, and staff defense writer Alex Ward give you the history and context you need to make sense of the moment and navigate the world around you. Produced by Vox and the Vox Media Podcast Network.
 
On the go and on demand, The Maritime Podcast, brought to you by Seatrade Maritime, delivers news and updates on shipping's most pertinent topics and conversations. With a focus on the leading trends in the industry. Hosted by a team of highly experienced correspondents across Asia, the Middle East, Europe and America, The Maritime Podcast has a focus on operational, regulatory and technology related topics, including interviews with key executives – all free to listen to.
 
Eastern Europe is the land of talent that is most of the time unrecognized by the media. Here, you will discover technical experts, founders, and investors, who’ve built impressive companies or kickstarted local ecosystems. This podcast is hosted by Vlad Ciurca, the co-founder of Techsylvania. Its aim is to shed a bit of light on the other side of the curtain and to find the next big thing coming out of Eastern Europe. Nonetheless, it tries to direct West’s direction towards East.
 
Bible Prophecy Radio is a Podcast that features commentator and author Elbert Hardy unpacking Bible Prophecies you won't hear anywhere else. He tells the real truth about the many controversies raised by Jesus himself to expose the fallacies currently held and taught by today's Prophecy teachers. Be ready for a few surprises with this hot topic half hour weekly.
 
Lars Brownworth, author of "Lost to the West" and creator of the "12 Byzantine Rulers" podcast presents "Norman Centuries", a podcast on the Normans. While popular Norman history focuses on the regions of France and England, Norman Centuries covers the lesser known Italian Normans as well. Visit us at http://NormanCenturies.com/
 
The Cryonics Underground podcast explores the fascinating and underappreciated world of Cryonics - the process of pausing your biological functions at the moment of legal death with the goal of reviving you in the future. Join us for in-depth discussions on the scientific, social, philosophical, technological, and political implications of this unique and extraordinary experiment. Featuring leaders in the Cryonics industry alongside futurists, philosophers, scientists, and many others. Get r ...
 
Oh yes, it's Ladies Fright! Three people who kind of like each other tell spooky stories then try to figure out why they are so spooky. Using personal anecdotes, psychology, and sociology Loren, Maggie, and (now, with a recent mysterious return) Jackie dive into urban legends, ghost stories, and other tales that give us a good fright.
 
Award winning entrepreneur and investor, Karl Fitzpatrick presents South East Radio's Business Matters. Since 2012, the show has featured over 1000 insightful interviews with business leaders from Ireland and across the globe and has developed a reputation for providing entrepreneurs with the ever evolving toolkit required to overcome obstacles and maximise their business success. Regular topics include Sales, Marketing, Finance, Operations, Recruitment, Training, Strategy, Digital Transform ...
 
The Ellison Center for Russian, East European and Central Asian Studies at the University of Washington promotes in-depth interdisciplinary study of all major post-communist subregions - Eastern and Central Europe, the Baltic region, the Caucasus and Central Asia, and Russia - in order to understand the legacies of the imperial and communist past as well as to analyze the emerging institutions and identities that will shape Eurasia's future. We share audio of interesting and relevant events ...
 
A weekly conversation about politics and current events, international affairs, history, art, books, and the natural world, to illuminate the issues faced by society and explore them in new ways – presented by Amy Mullins. The intro and outro theme is Soft Illusion and was generously provided by Andras. https://andras.bandcamp.com/track/soft-illusion
 
Counterbalance is a foreign policy podcast that embodies Hudson’s tradition of challenging conventional wisdom. The Trump era attacked the elite consensus regarding several key issues, including the rise of China, American policy toward the Middle East, and the compartmentalization of domestic and foreign policy. Many observers in the media and in establishment foreign policy circles are presenting the advent of a Biden presidency as a total repudiation of President Trump’s policies and a re ...
 
GUEST INTERVIEWS - Every Monday and Thursday - WEEKLY NEWS REVIEW - Every Saturday - Hearts of Oak is a populist Free Speech alliance that seeks to push back the cultural marxism that pervades all areas of our society. Free speech, religious disagreement, children's rights and an open and free discussion on any topic are bedrocks to a democratic free society and we seek to promote and champion these basic rights. For all our social media , video , livestream platforms and more heartsofoak.org
 
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Photo: This image taken by NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter shows ice sheets at Mars’ south pole. The spacecraft detected clays nearby this ice; scientists have proposed such clays are the source of radar reflections that have been previously interpreted as liquid water. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/University of Arizona/JHU Mars clay, not water. Bob…
 
Photo: The newly-installed MpLM (Multi-purpose Laboratory Module), known as the Nauka module, docked to the Zvezda port on ISS. Nauka in trouble. Bob Zimmerman, BehindtheBlack.com “Nauka unexpectedly fires thrusters after docking, tilts space . . .“ Nauka, Наука, is the Multipurpose Laboratory Module, a component of the International Space Station.…
 
Photo: Tyto alba Thomas Barnes In praise of the barn owl. Victor Davis Hanson, Hoover Institution, @HooverInst https://victorhanson.com/wordpress/a-childs-garden-of-animals-barnicide/ The barn owl is the most widely distributed species of owl in the world and one of the most widespread of all species of birds, being found almost everywhere in the w…
 
Photo: Map of Roman Britain. @Batchelorshow #Londinium90AD: Gaius & Germanicus debate the transformation from Republic to Empire in the 21st Century. Michael Vlahos https://www.nationalgeographic.org/article/romes-transition-republic-empire/.By John Batchelor
 
Photo: Meeting in the Kurapatywoods, 1989, where between 1937 and 1941 from 30,000 to 250,000 people, including Belarusian intelligentsiamembers, were murdered by the NKVD during the Great Purge., @Batchelorshow #GreatMigration: Belarus weaponizes migrants from Iraq, Chechnya, Nigeria and shoves them into the EU. Locals.com/MichaelYon https://www.i…
 
Photo: The Second World Wars: How the First Global Conflict Was Fought and Won. Victor Davis Hanson, Hoover Institution, @HooverInst https://www.amazon.com/Second-World-Wars-Global-Conflict-ebook/dp/B01N808V2J/ref=sr_1_4?dchild=1&keywords=victor+hanson&qid=1627682136&s=digital-text&sr=1-4 A definitive account of World War II by America's preeminent…
 
Photo: The competitive price system adapted from Samuelson, 1961 4/4 Samuelson Friedman: The Battle Over the Free Market, by Nicholas Wapshott https://www.amazon.com/Samuelson-Friedman-Battle-Over-Market-ebook/dp/B08589Z7M9/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=Nicholas+Wapshott+%2B+samuelson&qid=1627690920&s=digital-text&sr=1-1 From the author of Keynes Ha…
 
Photo: The National Bureau of Economic Research is an American private nonprofit research organization "committed to undertaking and disseminating unbiased economic research among public policymakers, business professionals, and the academic community." 3/4 Samuelson Friedman: The Battle Over the Free Market, by Nicholas Wapshott https://www.amazon…
 
Photo: Milton Friedman and his future wife, Rose, in 1935 1935: Rose and Milton Friedman; 30 January 2017. Source & Author: Hoover Archives 2/4 Samuelson Friedman: The Battle Over the Free Market, by Nicholas Wapshott https://www.amazon.com/Samuelson-Friedman-Battle-Over-Market-ebook/dp/B08589Z7M9/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=Nicholas+Wapshott+%2B+…
 
Photo: City Market House. Watermelon wagons standing in the foreground. 1/4 Samuelson Friedman: The Battle Over the Free Market, by Nicholas Wapshott https://www.amazon.com/Samuelson-Friedman-Battle-Over-Market-ebook/dp/B08589Z7M9/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=Nicholas+Wapshott+%2B+samuelson&qid=1627690920&s=digital-text&sr=1-1 From the author of Ke…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. CBS Eyes on the World with John Batchelor CBS Audio Network @Batchelorshow #SmallBusinessAmerica: Does anyone want to go back to the office? @GeneMarks @Guardian @PhillyInquirer https://www.sungardas.com/en-us/news/95-percent-of-remote-workers-dont-want-to-go-back-to-the-office-sungard-availability-servi…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. CBS Eyes on the World with John Batchelor CBS Audio Network @Batchelorshow Daraa starved by Syria and Russia & What is to be done? @JoshRogin @WashingtonPost https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2021/07/29/bidens-syria-strategy-is-missing-action/By John Batchelor
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. CBS Eyes on the World with John Batchelor CBS Audio Network @Batchelorshow 2/2: The 1969 campus radicals become the 2021 emeritus professors. Peter Berkowitz @HooverInst https://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2021/07/25/the_roots_of_the_elite_lefts_attack_on_freedom_146139.html…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. CBS Eyes on the World with John Batchelor CBS Audio Network @Batchelorshow 1/2: The 1969 campus radicals become the 2021 emeritus professors. Peter Berkowitz @HooverInst https://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2021/07/25/the_roots_of_the_elite_lefts_attack_on_freedom_146139.html…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. CBS Eyes on the World with John Batchelor CBS Audio Network @Batchelorshow The Biden Administration confronts good news of the global recovery. @DanHenninger @WSJOpinion https://www.wsj.com/articles/joe-biden-approval-rating-covid-border-crime-progressives-spending-11627498020…
 
Photo: No known restrictions on publication. CBS Eyes on the World with John Batchelor CBS Audio Network @Batchelorshow "Biosecurity peacetime" & What is to be done? @FroseDC @WJLA Four Star Forum. GLXXG https://govmatters.tv/government-must-expand-its-work-with-bioeconomy-says-center-for-strategic-and-international-studies-associate-fellow/…
 
China is building a new nuclear silo field, signaling a change to a more aggressive nuclear posture and contributing to nuclear advancements in many nations that increase the likelihood of nuclear war. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has shifted her famously friendly posture toward Middle Eastern immigrants, and now says Germany needs to close its …
 
Photo: Hunting deer, painted in 1746 CBS Eyes on the World with John Batchelor CBS Audio Network @Batchelorshow Why is Xi bullying the neighborhood? Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs https://asia.nikkei.com/Opinion/Taiwan-temptation-keeps-US-guessing-about-Xi-s-true-intention .. .. .. https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/nobel-prize-winners-s…
 
Photo: Yakut elder, early 20th century. The Yakuts, or the Sakha (Yakut: саха, sakha; plural: сахалар, sakhalar), are a Turkic ethnic group who mainly live in the Republic of Sakha in the Russian Federation, with some extending to the Amur, Magadan, Sakhalin regions, and the Taymyr and Evenk Districts of the Krasnoyarsk region. The Yakut language b…
 
Photo: A pencil sketch of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini [founding mullah of the current Iranian Islamic republic] shooting missiles at the Persian Gulf through a pea shooter. The sketch was done on a navigational map by a crew member of the reflagged Kuwaiti tanker SS GAS PRINCE in the Persian Gulf CBS Eyes on the World with John Batchelor CBS Audio …
 
Photo: Kabul market, late July 2021. CBS Eyes on the World with John Batchelor CBS Audio Network @Batchelorshow Retreat from Afghanistan by Britain, by Russia and by the US, so far. Anatol Lieven @QuincyInst https://www.thoughtco.com/britains-disastrous-retreat-from-kabul-1773762By John Batchelor
 
Photo: Ukrainian children dragging the equipment of German soldiers on a sled CBS Eyes on the World with John Batchelor CBS Audio Network @Batchelorshow Ukraine turns from Washington and Berlin to Beijing. Anatol Lieven @QuincyInst https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/fed-u-s-ukraine-cuts-deals-china-shuts-about-uyghurs-n1275192 "Ukraine succumbed to…
 
Photo: A coal mine in Hailar, Chinese-occupied Mongolia. This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic license. You are free: to share – to copy, distribute and transmit the work to remix – to adapt the work Under the following conditions: attribution – You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and …
 
Photo: Rome. CBS Eyes on the World with John Batchelor CBS Audio Network @Batchelorshow Roma is roasting and still missing tourists. Lorenzo Fiori, Ansaldo Foundation https://qctimes.com/community/bettendorf/they-said-we-gave-them-hope-quad-city-art-students-some-of-first-tourists-back/article_a757acab-0588-5b28-8624-5971d02a75ea.html…
 
Photo: Ben Cohen speaking at the Bernie Sanders Navy Pier presidential rally, March 2019. Video screen grab. CBS Eyes on the World with John Batchelor CBS Audio Network @Batchelorshow Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield blink. Aaron Klein, @AaronKleinShow Senior Advisor to Former PM Netanyahu https://www.timesofisrael.com/ben-and-jerry-say-they-support-…
 
Photo: A tornado near Anadarko, Oklahoma during the 1999 Oklahoma tornado outbreak. Weather researchers may aspire to eliminate or control dangerous types of weather such as this.. CBS Eyes on the World with John Batchelor CBS Audio Network @Batchelorshow Monetizing climate adaptation. Vijay Vaitheeswaran @TheEconomist…
 
Photo: A young leader and a driver, Shaft #6, Pennsylvania Coal Company. Pasquale Salvo and Sandy Castina. Location: Pittston, Pennsylvania CBS Eyes on the World with John Batchelor CBS Audio Network @Batchelorshow King Coal again. Vijay Vaitheeswaran @TheEconomist https://www.economist.com/finance-and-economics/2021/07/31/despite-climate-concerns-…
 
Photo: Eviction - New York; yesteryear . CBS Eyes on the World with John Batchelor CBS Audio Network @Batchelorshow How long the eviction moratorium? Alice Fulwood @TheEconomist. https://www.economist.com/united-states/2021/07/24/as-moratoriums-lift-will-america-face-a-wave-of-foreclosures-and-evictions…
 
Contributor(s): Dr Lasana Harris, Professor Anil Seth, Dr Jennifer Sheehy Skeffington, Dr Tiffany Watt Smith, Professor Paul Dolan | This is an event shortcast, a digested version of our live online public events series. This event was recorded on 28th June 2021. A full version is available to download on the LSE player.…
 
In this episode of the Maritime in Minutes series we’ll be taking the listener on a look back through some of the most important stories in shipping and maritime over the month of July. Stories featured in this episode: - Container shipping rates and carrier $100bn profit forecast - Emissions trading for shipping - Why CMA CGM is investing LNG as m…
 
On Sunday 25th July, Hatun Tash was stabbed at Speakers Corner. She is ok and police are hunting for her attacker. Hatun is a fearless Christian evangelist who goes to Speakers Corner in London every Sunday to debate with Muslims. She is a 5 foot 2 Turkish convert to Christianity from Islam and her confidence and ability to deconstruct Islam makes …
 
Russia’s position between Europe and Asia has led to differing conceptions of “what Russia is” to its leaders. Russia’s vast holdings east of the Urals have often inspired those who led Russia to look eastward for national glory, whether through trade, soft power, or outright force. Yet these Russian “pivots to Asia” often ended soon after they beg…
 
Mike brings Ed Husain back to the show to discuss the author’s new book, Among the Mosques: A Journey Across Muslim Britain. Husain takes Mike on a journey into different mosques throughout Britain to see how various Muslims are wrestling with issues such as free speech and gender equality. The interview explores how British Muslims are finding the…
 
We're often told that ancient Mesopotamia was the "Cradle of Civilization," but what made the region stand out in comparison to its neighbors and contemporaries? More than anything else, it was living in cities and working in a hyper-specialized economic role as subjects of kings that defined life in Mesopotamia. Patrick's book is now available! Ge…
 
Photo: Horse and rider.. The horse is galloping. The rider is clad in Russian attire and holds a spear. The print has a German caption and Latin inscription. Print originally from 'Equitum descripcio...', 1577. Biden Administration greenlights Russian hegemony. Paul Gregory @HooverInst https://www.hoover.org/research/green-light-russian-hegemony…
 
Photo: Hired girl washing dishes on the McNally farm. Kirby, Vermont “We are hiring” signs plastered all over small shops. Salena Zito SalenaZito.com @DCExaminer https://nypost.com/2021/07/24/american-labor-crisis-has-hit-all-small-businesses-on-this-street/By John Batchelor
 
Photo: Taiwan Exhibition, Japan, Hall of Indigenous Tribes CBS Eyes on the World with John Batchelor CBS Audio Network @Batchelorshow Japan backs Taiwan adamantly. @ScottWHarold @RAND @GordonGChang, Gatestone, Newsweek, The Hill https://thediplomat.com/2021/07/a-taiwan-contingency-and-japans-counterstrike-debate/…
 
Photo: .Ingenuity on Mars at Wright Brothers Field, photographed by Perseverance on April 7, 2021 (sol 46) CBS Eyes on the World with John Batchelor CBS Audio Network @Batchelorshow Ingenuity pirouettes perfectly above Perseverance. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com https://behindtheblack.com/behind-the-black/points-of-information/update-on-ingenuit…
 
Photo: Europa Clipper spacecraft model CBS Eyes on the World with John Batchelor CBS Audio Network @Batchelorshow Europa Clipper to ride Falcon Heavy to 2030 probe of a possible ocean. Bob Zimmerman BehindtheBlack.com GLXXG https://behindtheblack.com/behind-the-black/points-of-information/spacex-wins-contract-to-launch-europa-clipper-to-jupiter/…
 
Photo: The painting depicts the Chinese goddess Chang'e (嫦娥). Lovely, mythic Chang’e belied: China militarizes the Moon. Brandon Weichert of The Weichert Report and author of the recently released, Winning Space: How America Remains a Superpower, and @GordonGChang, Gatestone, Newsweek, The Hill. https://spacenews.com/china-is-working-on-a-relay-sat…
 
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