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The Plundered Planet

Sep 06, 2010 to Sep 12, 2010
(Episode #2250)
Paul Collier is professor of economics and director of the Center for the Study of African Economies at Oxford University. Formerly, he served as director of development research at the World Bank. He is the author of several books, including the award-winning The Bottom Billion.
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Middle East Peace: Reality or Illusion?

Aug 30, 2010 to Sep 05, 2010
(Episode #2249)
Aaron Miller spent two decades at the U.S. Department of State as an advisor to six Secretaries of State. He is now a Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar focusing on Palestinian and Israeli politics and relations and negotiations in the Middle East.
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Pakistan's Population Challenge

Aug 30, 2010 to Sep 05, 2010
(Episode #934)
Michael Kugelman is program associate with the Wilson Center's Asia Program. Much of his recent research and programming focus has involved demographics in Pakistan. He is a regular contributor to Dawn, one of Pakistan's major English language newspapers. Zeba Sathar is Pakistan country director at the Population Council in Islamabad. Prior to joining the council, she was chief of research in demography at the Pakistan Institute of Development Economics and a consultant with the World Bank. Mehtab Karim is a distinguished senior fellow and affiliated professor with the School of Public Policy at George Mason University. Additionally, he is a senior research fellow at the Pew Research Center's Forum on Religion and Public Life, specializing in global Muslim demographics. Previously, he was a professor of demography at Aga Khan University in Karachi.
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The Plundered Planet

Aug 23, 2010 to Aug 29, 2010
(Episode #933)
Paul Collier is professor of economics and director of the Center for the Study of African Economies at Oxford University. Formerly, he served as director of development research at the World Bank. He is the author of several books, including the award-winning The Bottom Billion.
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Wilson Spotlight: How Iranians Democratized Media

Aug 23, 2010 to Aug 29, 2010
(Episode #2248)
Haleh Esfandiari is director of the Middle East Program at the Woodrow Wilson Center. She has recently been involved in a media tour, promoting her new book My Prison, My Home, which tells the story of her 2007 detainment in Iran as a political prisoner. Davar Iran Ardalan is a civic journalist and public broadcasting veteran. She's been a leader in new media innovation. Most recently, she was in charge of Weekend Edition at NPR News, and prior to that, worked on Morning Edition.
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Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us

Aug 16, 2010 to Aug 22, 2010
(Episode #932)
Dan Pink is the author of a number of best-selling books, including A Whole New Mind, a long running New York Times best-seller that has been translated into 20 languages. He has contributed to The New York Times, Harvard Business Review, Fast Company, and Wired, and is a frequent lecturer on economic transformation and changes in the workplace.
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Managing the President's Message

Aug 16, 2010 to Aug 22, 2010
(Episode #2247)
Dr. Kumar is professor of political science at Towson University, and is one of the foremost authorities on coverage of the president and on the White House Communications Operation. She's the author and co-author of several books, including this newly updated one, "Managing the President's Message."
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Middle East Peace: Reality or Illusion?

Aug 09, 2010 to Aug 15, 2010
(Episode #931)
Aaron Miller spent two decades at the U.S. Department of State as an advisor to six Secretaries of State. He is now a Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar focusing on Palestinian and Israeli politics and relations and negotiations in the Middle East.
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From Print to Digital

Aug 09, 2010 to Aug 15, 2010
(Episode #2246)
Jamie Stiehm is a public policy scholar at the Wilson Center where she's working on a biography of Quaker leader, Lucretia Mott. She also writes for "U.S. News and World Report" and "Politics Daily." Previously, she was a reporter for "The Baltimore Sun" and "The Hill." Marvin Kalb is Edward R. Morrow Professor of Practice Emeritus and Senior Fellow at the Joan Shorenstein Center on the Press, Politics and Public Policy. His career encompasses 30 years of award-winning reporting for CBS and NBC News as chief diplomatic correspondent, Moscow bureau chief, and host of "Meet the Press." He now hosts "The Kalb Report," a discussion of media ethics and responsibility at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., and he's a regular contributor to Fox News Television and National Public Radio.
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Does the Watchdog Still Bite?

Aug 02, 2010 to Aug 08, 2010
(Episode #2245)
Charles Lewis is a former producer for 60 Minutes, through the foundings of the Center for Public Integrity and the Fund for Independence in Journalism, he's been ahead of the curve in creating new media models. He continues that work today as a professor and the founding executive editor of the new Investigative Reporting Workshop at the American University School of Communication.
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