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Comm(Unity) Weekly: Global Lessons in Police Reform

SEPTEMBER 21, 2020 In this edition of Comm(Unity), we recap last week’s conversation on police reform, discover why Iran is cozying up to Venezuela, and suggest a podcast on the automation of everything. Weekly Episode On our latest episode — We talk to Dr. Laurence Ralph, professor of Anthropology at Princeton University, to discuss his… Continue reading Comm(Unity) Weekly: Global Lessons in Police Reform

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Comm(Unity) Weekly: A note from our students

SEPTEMBER 14, 2020 In this edition of Comm(Unity), we bring you a special message from our Model UN students on how they have stayed engaged in our world during lockdown. We also share an important article written by CTWAC board member Esam Boraey, take a closer look at Brazil’s new Internet legislation and recommend a… Continue reading Comm(Unity) Weekly: A note from our students

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Comm(Unity) Weekly: GSF is back!

SEPTEMBER 8, 2020 In this edition of Comm(Unity), we examine why lifting an arms ban on Cyprus is important, ponder the geopolitical significance of Antarctica, and share one of our favorite recorded conversations to date! Weekly Episode GSF is back! — Global Security Forum 2020 is only a month away which means it’s time to recap one… Continue reading Comm(Unity) Weekly: GSF is back!

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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