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Ethics Matter: A Conversation with Sebastian Junger | 03/18/14
Sebastian Junger, James Traub
Journalist Sebastian Junger knows about war from the inside: the horror and pain, the excitement and heightened awareness, and the fierce brotherhood between soldiers. In this moving conversation he talks about his life and work, and ponders on what everyone owes their country, whether they choose to fight or stay home. » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Ethics Matter: A Conversation with Online Activist Ricken Patel | 11/22/13
Ricken Patel, James Traub
A brilliant student, Ricken Patel could have had a stellar career in any field he wished. Instead he chose to live among the poor in some of the world's most dangerous places, and ultimately founded Avaaz, a successful activist organization with more than 30 million members. Learn more about Patel and Avaaz in this remarkable interview. » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Antonio Franceschet on the International Criminal Court | 06/08/12
Antonio Franceschet, John Tessitore
What is the role of the International Criminal Court today?  What are its strengths and limitations? In this informative interview, Professor Antonio Franceschet discusses the evolution of the ICC; its basic structure and function; and its current and future challenges. » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

"Blood Ore" in Sierra Leone? | 05/31/12
Steven Costello
Considered one of the new frontiers in iron ore mining, Sierra Leone has gone from total state collapse in the mid-1990s to one of the most attractive investment prospects in the world. Nevertheless, the underlying conditions that led to ruin back in the 1990s still exist today. » Publications » Articles, Papers, and Reports

All the Missing Souls: A Personal History of the War Crimes Tribunals | 02/10/12
David J. Scheffer, Joanne J. Myers
David Scheffer was at the forefront of the efforts leading to criminal tribunals for the Balkans, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, and Cambodia. His quest has been to "to discover the right formula, in ever-changing international circumstances, to confront monstrous evil and to do so in the courtroom." » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

All the Missing Souls: A Personal History of the War Crimes Tribunals | 02/03/12
David J. Scheffer, Joanne J. Myers
David Scheffer was at the forefront of the efforts leading to criminal tribunals for the Balkans, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, and Cambodia. His quest has been to "to discover the right formula, in ever-changing international circumstances, to confront monstrous evil and to do so in the courtroom." » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

All the Missing Souls: A Personal History of the War Crimes Tribunals | 02/03/12
David J. Scheffer, Joanne J. Myers
David Scheffer was at the forefront of the efforts leading to criminal tribunals for the Balkans, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, and Cambodia. His quest has been to "to discover the right formula, in ever-changing international circumstances, to confront monstrous evil and to do so in the courtroom." » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

They Fight Like Soldiers, They Die Like Children: The Global Quest to Eradicate the Use of Child Soldiers | 12/06/11
Roméo A. Dallaire
Child soldiers are a weapons system that is effective, cheap, and complete. How do we counter that? How do we make the use of children a liability? How do we stop people from reverting to using children as the primary weapons system of a conflict? » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

They Fight Like Soldiers, They Die Like Children: The Global Quest to Eradicate the Use of Child Soldiers | 06/03/11
Roméo A. Dallaire, Joanne J. Myers
Child soldiers are a weapons system that is effective, cheap, and complete. How do we counter that? How do we make the use of children a liability? How do we stop people from reverting to using children as the primary weapons system of a conflict? » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

They Fight Like Soldiers, They Die Like Children: The Global Quest to Eradicate the Use of Child Soldiers | 06/03/11
Roméo A. Dallaire, Joanne J. Myers
Child soldiers are a weapons system that is effective, cheap, and complete. How do we counter that? How do we make the use of children a liability? How do we stop people from reverting to using children as the primary weapons system of a conflict? » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Rebuilding War-Torn States: The Challenge of Post-Conflict Economic Reconstruction | 09/15/10
Graciana del Castillo
After wars end, what steps should countries take to consolidate peace? Graciana del Castillo identifies five premises that are necessary for war economies to transition into sustainable and productive markets. » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Rebuilding War-Torn States: The Challenge of Post-Conflict Economic Reconstruction | 06/24/10
Graciana del Castillo
After wars end, what steps should countries take to consolidate peace? Graciana del Castillo identifies five premises that are necessary for war economies to transition into sustainable and productive markets. » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Rebuilding War-Torn States: The Challenge of Post-Conflict Economic Reconstruction | 06/22/10
Graciana del Castillo
After wars end, what steps should countries take to consolidate peace? Graciana del Castillo identifies five premises that are necessary for war economies to transition into sustainable and productive markets. » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Interesting Times: Writings from a Turbulent Decade | 05/12/10
George Packer
George Packer discusses some of his essays from the period of September 11, 2001 to November 4, 2008; the luxury of being able to write long, in-depth articles for "The New Yorker" magazine; and the uncertain future of print journalism. » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Interesting Times: Writings from a Turbulent Decade | 12/03/09
George Packer, Joanne J. Myers
George Packer discusses some of his essays from the period of September 11, 2001 to November 4, 2008; the luxury of being able to write long, in-depth articles for "The New Yorker" magazine; and the uncertain future of print journalism. » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

Interesting Times: Writings from a Turbulent Decade | 11/25/09
George Packer, Joanne J. Myers
George Packer discusses some of his essays from the period of September 11, 2001 to November 4, 2008; the luxury of being able to write long, in-depth articles for "The New Yorker" magazine; and the uncertain future of print journalism. » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

The Resource Curse: Property Rights and the Resource Curse (Part 1) | 02/01/08
Leif Wenar
Because of a major flaw in the international trade system, consumers in rich countries unknowingly buy stolen goods every day. The raw materials used to make these goods are taken from the poorest people in the world, by stealth and by force. » Publications » Articles, Papers, and Reports

Children at War | 08/27/07
P. W. Singer, Joanne J. Myers
The ever-growing number of child soldiers across the globe is one of the world's most under-reported stories. "There are an estimated 300,000 child soldiers right now serving as active combatants and another half-million who are serving in armed forces not at war," says Singer. » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

ROUNDTABLE: Blair's Ethical Legacy | 06/27/07
Marcus A. Roberts, Frank Spring
"To view Blair through Iraq alone is to ignore his extraordinary legacy in the areas of liberal interventionism, international development and climate change," says Roberts, while Spring praises his triumph in Northern Ireland and distinguishes between Bush's "moralist" foreign policy and Blair's more successful "ethical" approach. » Publications » Carnegie Ethics Online

Children at War | 02/09/05
P. W. Singer, Joanne J. Myers
The ever-growing number of child soldiers across the globe is one of the world's most under-reported stories. "There are an estimated 300,000 child soldiers right now serving as active combatants," says Singer, "and another half-million who are serving in armed forces not at war." » Studio » All Audio, Video, Transcripts

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