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Comm(Unity) Weekly: Sanctioning Global Human Rights Abusers

AUGUST 31, 2020 In this edition of Comm(Unity), we bring you our past event on sanctioning human rights abusers. We also take a deeper look at digital dictators, give you an update on Mozambique and catch a glimpse of someone else’s view from their window. Read the full newsletter here: Weekly Episode On our recent… Continue reading Comm(Unity) Weekly: Sanctioning Global Human Rights Abusers

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Comm(Unity) Weekly: Tech, Privacy, and Bias in the COVID Era

AUGUST 24, 2020 In this edition of Comm(Unity), we bring you a fantastic episode with Dr. Nicol Turner Lee on technology and privacy. We also update you on the political situation in Mali, suggest a new book by General John Allen (USMC, Ret.) and provide a delicious way to use those ripe tomatoes! Weekly Episode… Continue reading Comm(Unity) Weekly: Tech, Privacy, and Bias in the COVID Era

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Comm(Unity) Weekly: The Beirut Explosion and Lebanon’s Crisis

AUGUST 17, 2020 In this edition of Comm(Unity), we bring you a recap our event on Beirut’s explosion, explore the disruption of U.S. foreign policy and comment on the fate of all those abandoned office plants. Weekly Episode A Special Conversation — What does it look like when a state collapses? Recap our conversation with… Continue reading Comm(Unity) Weekly: The Beirut Explosion and Lebanon’s Crisis

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Comm(Unity) Weekly: Lebanon’s Crisis

AUGUST 10, 2020 In this edition of Comm(Unity), we bring you a special event on Lebanon, its current crises and what the country’s future will look like. We also see what national security implications are involved with TikTok, present a chilling short story, and comment on all those unread books we bought at the beginning… Continue reading Comm(Unity) Weekly: Lebanon’s Crisis

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Comm(Unity) Weekly: A Conversation with Ambassador Huang Ping

AUGUST 3, 2020 In this edition of Comm(Unity), we recap our discussion with Amb. Huang Ping, feature a letter from the late Rep. John Lewis addressing the American people, and re-introduce you to your favorite strategy guessing game in digital form. Weekly Episode On the latest episode — We discuss China-Connecticut trade, the COVID-19 pandemic,… Continue reading Comm(Unity) Weekly: A Conversation with Ambassador Huang Ping

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Comm(Unity) Weekly: Classrooms, COVID-19, and the Future of Education

JULY 27, 2020 In this edition of Comm(Unity), we bring you a recap of our recent event on the future of education. We also look at how Uruguay has emerged as a “winner” in the pandemic, present a fun game that teaches coding in the process and learn why a man sings to his konnyaku… Continue reading Comm(Unity) Weekly: Classrooms, COVID-19, and the Future of Education

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Comm(Unity) Weekly: Negotiating U.S. Policy in the Middle East

JULY 20, 2020 In this edition of Comm(Unity), we bring you a recap on last week’s event on negotiating U.S. policy in the Middle East. We also cover the shifting global order, a rare heatstroke in Siberia, and a docuseries on high-stakes sports around the world. Enjoy! Weekly Episode On the latest episode — We discuss… Continue reading Comm(Unity) Weekly: Negotiating U.S. Policy in the Middle East

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Comm(Unity) Weekly: Securing the 2020 Election

JULY 13, 2020 In this edition of Comm(Unity), we share a can’t-miss conversation tackling what you need to know about securing the 2020 election. We also announce an exciting event on negotiating U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East, explore how the Dominican Republic changes its ruling party after 20 years, and recommend a refreshing… Continue reading Comm(Unity) Weekly: Securing the 2020 Election

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Comm(Unity) Weekly: Stop-Motion: Global Migration Rhetoric & Reality

JULY 6, 2020 In this edition of Comm(Unity), we’re bringing you an event on securing the pivotal 2020 election, a simple recipe for a classic Vietnamese sandwich, and a special cartoon for our Game of Thrones fans out there. Weekly Episode On the latest episode — We talk with Kathleen Newland, Senior Fellow and Co-Founder of the Migration… Continue reading Comm(Unity) Weekly: Stop-Motion: Global Migration Rhetoric & Reality

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Comm(Unity) Weekly: Building a Resilient World

JUNE 29, 2020 In this edition of Comm(Unity), we talk with Kathleen Newland, co-founder of the Migration Policy Institute, on U.S. immigration and global migration during a pandemic. We also explore some of the conspiracy theories behind the “boom” in fireworks and challenge you and your kids to sustainably feed 10 billion people by the… Continue reading Comm(Unity) Weekly: Building a Resilient World