Andrew and Grace Forrest on ending modern slavery

Breaking the Chain

An Interview with Andrew and Grace Forrest

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Modern slavery is a global problem. Andrew Forrest's Walk Free Foundation plans to end it forever.

  William Kristol on how to fix American politics

A New Hope?

An Interview with William Kristol

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The well-known analyst and commentator sees some hope for our political life.

  Bret Stephens on gun control after Parkland

Amending the Second

An Interview with Bret Stephens

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We spoke with the Pulitzer-winning New York Times columnist about the way forward after Parkland.

  Victor Sebestyen on Lenin, Russia, and revolution

Red Giant

An Interview with Victor Sebestyen

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The story of how Lenin became Lenin forms a major theme in Sebestyen's essential new biography of the man.

Why the Death of Caesar Never Ended

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Cornell's Barry Strauss, quite literally, wrote the book on the death of Caesar. We spoke with him about Roman politics and contemporary analogies for this week's podcast. 

  Terzi Featured

Mediterranean Blues

An Interview with Amb. Giulio Terzi

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Italy's former foreign minister speaks candidly about his country's domestic political problems and why Donald Trump is no Silvio Bersluconi.

  Nichols Article Featured

You Should Know Better

An Interview with Tom Nichols

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Respect for expertise seems to be at a historical nadir. How to combat the plague of low information? Tom Nichols has the answer.