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Trump's Foreign Policy Review

12/20/2017
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We are now one year into a Trump presidency. Alarms have been sounded, doomsdays have been predicted, anger has abounded. But what actually happened one year into President Trump's foreign policy? Konnor and Sam break it down, one major issue at a time. Some good, some bad, some with a lot to be seen. Want to learn more? Give it a listen!

Duration: 01:00:56


Taxing Our Foreign Policy

12/7/2017
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The GOP just passed a tax reform bill through the Senate, clearing the biggest hurdle for its ultimate adoption into federal law. Podcasts across the political spectrum have debated its merits. We try to take a more narrow approach and give you a brief discussion of how this will affect the US internationally

Duration: 00:21:59


How to Sound Smart at your Thanksgiving Table

11/22/2017
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Does your family's Thanksgiving table always get heated when discussing politics? Always wish you knew more to weigh in on the conversation? Look no further. All of the things you need to know to sound smart this Thanksgiving are contained in this podcast. Join Sam, Neil, and Konnor as they adventure around the world of foreign policy and get your prepared to chat politics this Thanksgiving.

Duration: 01:13:25


The Rohingya Crisis

11/8/2017
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We needed all of the experts we could find to fully tackle all of the dimensions at play in the Rohingya Crisis in Myanmar. Join us for your one-stop-shop on everything you need to know about a violent conflict unfolding in a region not often covered in the daily news.

Duration: 00:44:26


Nuclear Mistakes with the Iran Deal

10/25/2017
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Sam, Annie, and Konnor do their best to try to break down the complicated issues surrounding President Donald Trump's decision not to certify Iran's compliance the Iran Nuclear Deal. What does it all mean? Was it the right decision? Tune in to find out!

Duration: 00:43:45


Much Ado About Catalonia

10/18/2017
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Catalonia recently held a referendum on its independence from Spain. The secessionists won, but Spain refuses to accept the vote's outcome. There are a lot of moving parts in a debate that could set a precedent for all of the stateless nations around Europe. Join Sam and Neil as they talk about how we got here and where we are going

Duration: 00:34:18


DACA and Immigration Reform

10/7/2017
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Join the WIReCast as we focus in on President Trump's September repeal of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA). Your one-stop-shop on the background, implications, and limitations of recent changes in US immigration policy. Join us as we consider the constitutionality of the policy, the United States's international standing, and the future implications for illegal immigrants and children of illegal immigrants!

Duration: 00:40:43


100 Days Of Trump Ep 7 5.8.17

5/26/2017
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100 Days Of Trump Ep 7 5.8.17 by The Wisconsin International Review

Duration: 00:53:34


A Bear on the Loose: Putin's Russia and What Comes Next

12/10/2016
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Join Jarjieh, Sam, and two fantastic guests (Alex and Zach) as they discuss US-Russia relations since the 1990s, how the ostensibly pro-democracy Putin became such a salient threat, and what the US and European allies should do next. For more check out: thewire.wisc.edu Music featured in this podcast: Traveller by David Szesztay - licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 International License.

Duration: 00:53:03


Episode #4: What is President-elect Donald Trump's Foreign Policy?

11/22/2016
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Join Jarjieh and Sam as they discuss what President Donald Trump's foreign policy might look like and its consequences. For more check out: thewire.wisc.edu Music featured in this podcast: Traveller by David Szesztay - licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 International License.

Duration: 00:50:08


Episode #2: Brexit - Causes and Consequences

10/28/2016
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Join Jarjieh and Sam as they discuss Brexit - its causes and consequences. For more check out: thewire.wisc.edu Music featured in this podcast: Traveller by David Szesztay - licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 International License.

Duration: 00:53:46


Brexit Teaser

10/24/2016
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Join Jarjieh and Sam as they discuss Brexit - its causes and consequences. For more check out: https://thewire.wisc.edu Music featured in this podcast: Traveller by David Szesztay - licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 International License.

Duration: 00:01:22


Inaugural Episode: Assessing the Arab Spring at 5

4/26/2016
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Check out Jarjieh Fang, Josh Lesser, and Robi Szabo as they examine the Arab Spring, describe President Obama’s approach to the Middle East, and assess American Foreign Policy in the Middle East.

Duration: 00:44:25


The Arab Spring: Five Years Later - Teaser

4/24/2016
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Our first podcast will be released soon. What does the first episode of The Wisconsin International Review Podcast have to offer? Find out now with this teaser.

Duration: 00:01:42