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Episodes

The Pan-American Highway

7/30/2021
A Colombian family of four packed their bags and placed them in their 1981 Volkswagen Westfalia to take a life-changing trip along the Pan-American Highway.

Duration:00:23:03

A brand new podcast from CGTN America

7/27/2021
CGTN America has launched a brand new podcast called “Americas Now” hosted by Elaine Reyes. We’re taking a closer look at the most fascinating and critical stories from across the Americas, told through the experiences of our reporters on the ground. Here is a sneak […]

Duration:00:13:07

Is the Modi government to blame for India’s second COVID surge?

5/3/2021
The coronavirus pandemic is battering India with nearly 20 million people infected and close to 220,000 dead. Anand Naidoo spoke with journalist Asad Ashraf who’s on the ground covering the pandemic in India.

Duration:00:14:08

Oliver Stone on the history of U.S. intervention

4/30/2021
This year marks the 60th anniversary of the failed CIA-led Bay of Pigs invasion in Cuba. It was a plot to oust Cuban leader Fidel Castro. Anand Naidoo spoke with acclaimed film-maker Oliver Stone about U.S. foreign policy over the past 60 years.

Duration:00:25:51

How California is fighting climate change

4/26/2021
World leaders promised drastic action against climate change at a virtual summit hosted by U.S. President Joe Biden. In the U.S., California is leading that fight. Jared Blumenfeld, the state's Secretary for Environmental Protection, tells us more.

Duration:00:14:43

Ukraine-Russia tensions

4/17/2021
Will the latest tensions between Russia and Ukraine plunge the region into another crisis? Mike Walter spoke with Volodymyr Yelchenko, the Ukrainian Ambassador to the U.S. and American University professor Anton Fedyashin.

Duration:00:14:05

IMF chief lays out priorities and challenges ahead

4/2/2021
IMF’s managing director, Kristalina Georgieva spoke to Anand Naidoo about a range of issues including the IMF's projections for global economic recovery, its plans to help the world's poorest nations and China's role in mitigating debt.

Duration:00:17:50

Can China and the U.S. turn a corner in Alaska?

3/19/2021
U.S. and Chinese officials are meeting in Anchorage for the first time since Joe Biden became U.S. president. So how will they move forward on critical issues from trade to human rights? Former U.S. Ambassador to China, Gary Locke had some thoughts.

Duration:00:11:46

Can Brazil recover from COVID-19?

3/13/2021
Brazil's future after COVID-19

Duration:00:13:28

Former U.S. Amb. to China speaks on the future of Sino-US relations

2/12/2021
One of the biggest challenges for U.S. President Joe Biden is how to repair ties with China. What are the key areas of cooperation and conflict? On the latest episode of The Heat podcast, we spoke with former U.S. ambassador to China, Gary Locke.

Duration:00:11:52

How dangerous are right-wing militias in the US?

10/23/2020
The recent arrest of 13 men, some accused of plotting to kidnap the governor of Michigan has drawn attention to the threat posed by right-wing militias in the United States.

Duration:00:19:06

What is the UN doing to help combat COVID-19?

9/25/2020
Global poverty levels are rising for the first time in 20 years as a result of COVID-19. Over 4 billion people around the world still do not have access to social protections such as basic healthcare. As the UN celebrates its 75th anniversary, what role […]

Duration:00:13:44

UN General Assembly: Interview with Saudi Ambassador to UN

9/10/2020
Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to the United Nations, Abdallah Al Mouallimi discusses the Israeli-Palestinian crisis, Saudi’s role in Yemen, its ties with Iran, the Israel-United Arab Emirates agreement and much more.

Duration:00:15:11

COVID-19 is worsening hunger in India and sub-Saharan Africa

9/3/2020
COVID-19 is disproportionately hurting the poorest people in India and sub-Saharan Africa. Millions are on the brink of extreme poverty. How can their governments handle this crisis?

Duration:00:13:34

NBA star David West talks protests, U.S.-China ties, Hong Kong and more

8/28/2020
Two time NBA champion David West talks about protests for racial justice, anti-China sentiments in the U.S., the western media's skewed coverage of Hong Kong and much more.

Duration:00:20:06

COVID-19 rages across Latin America

8/21/2020
Coronavirus cases are surging in Latin America which has now passed Europe as the region with the most fatalities. How will governments help those affected and ensure their overburdened healthcare systems don't collapse?

Duration:00:14:33

How COVID-19 is adding to global poverty

8/14/2020
The coronavirus pandemic is exacerbating global poverty, especially in middle and lower income nations. More than 100 million people are likely to join those living in extreme penury - that's surviving on $1.90 or less per day.

Duration:00:12:45

COVID-19: The search for a vaccine

8/4/2020
The COVID-19 pandemic is raging across the United States with more than 151,000 dead and around 4.5 million infected. But there may be some hope on the horizon with scientists reporting encouraging results in their search for a vaccine.

Duration:00:14:27

China’s Mission to Mars

7/28/2020
China has launched an ambitious mission to Mars. It'll attempt to deploy an orbiter, lander and rover after the Tianwen-1 spacecraft enters Mars’ orbit in February. If it succeeds, China will become the first nation to achieve such a complex feat.

Duration:00:11:17

Israel’s push to annex parts of occupied Palestinian territories

7/23/2020
How will Palestinians respond to Israel's threats to annex parts of the West Bank? Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is planning to absorb almost a third of occupied Palestinian territories.

Duration:00:14:11