Alex Woodson

Digital Content Producer & Editorial Manager, Carnegie Council

Alex Woodson is a digital content producer, editorial manager, and the host of the Global Ethics Review podcast. He was also the host of the Carnegie New Leaders Podcast and was contributing editor for Policy Innovations.

Woodson previously worked as a reporter for The Hollywood Reporter, mostly covering digital media news, and as a contributing writer for the United Nations Association's The Interdependent. He has also worked for Scholastic and the National Basketball Association.

In addition, he has interned at Council on Foreign Relations, Worldwatch Institute, and InterAction.

Woodson is a graduate of New York University, where he received a BA in journalism. He also received an MA in global communication from The George Washington University's Elliott School of International Affairs.

Featured Work

Denzel Washington and Angela Bassett in <i>Malcolm X</i>. CREDIT: <a href="">Warner Bros.</a>

AUG 29, 2017 Article

Ethics on Film: Discussion of "Malcolm X"

Malcolm X is seen by some as a symbol of the enduring struggle for equal rights for all human beings; but for others his legacy ...

UN Protection of Civilians site in Wau, South Sudan. April 2017. CREDIT: <a href="">UNMISS</a> <a href="">(CC)</a>

AUG 2, 2017 Podcast

Amnesty International's Sarah Jackson on the Crisis in South Sudan

Since South Sudan's civil war broke out in late 2013, soldiers on both sides have been using rape and other forms of sexual violence on a ...

Air strike in Sana'a, May 2015. CREDIT: <a href="">Ibrahem Qasim</a>  (<a href="">CC</a>)

JUN 21, 2017 Podcast

Waleed Alhariri on the U.S. Covert Use of Lethal Force, and the Crisis in Yemen

Waleed Alhariri of the Sana'a Center for Strategic Studies discusses the Center's new report on U.S. covert attacks against al Qaeda and other radical ...

U.S. and Iraqi soldier near Mosul, October, 2016. CREDIT: <a href="">Spc. Christopher Brecht/U.S. Army</a>

MAY 24, 2017 Podcast

Asha Castleberry on Trump's Generals and the Fight Against ISIS

Asha Castleberry, Fordham professor and U.S. Army veteran, gives detailed updates of the campaigns against ISIS in Mosul and Raqqa and the endlessly complicated ...

Mohammed Alam with the Manhattan Young Democrats at the Women's March in Washington, DC, January, 21, 2017.

APR 13, 2017 Podcast

Local Politics and Criminal Justice Reform with Mohammed Alam

With his roles at Center for Court Innovation, focusing on criminal justice reform, and with the Young Democrats, working to find the next generation of ...

MAR 23, 2017 Podcast

Teaching Ethics at the Coast Guard Academy with Lt. Tony Gregg

Lt. Tony Gregg is an active-duty officer and instructor of moral and ethical philosophy for the Coast Guard Academy. In this talk, he discusses his ...

MAR 13, 2017 Podcast

Trump and the Intelligence Community: The View from a Former CIA Analyst

Eisenstat spent most of her government career in the background, but Trump's unorthodox CIA address convinced her to add to the public discourse in "a ...

Protest against the travel ban at Dulles International Airport in Virgina, January 28, 2017. CREDIT: <a href="">Geoff Livingston</a> <a href="">(CC)</a>

MAR 3, 2017 Podcast

Human Rights Narratives and Active Resistance, with Sujata Gadka-Wilcox

Gadkar-Wilcox says that when it comes to human rights, we need to ask more questions about systems and origins. This is especially important now, as ...

FEB 3, 2017 Podcast

Freedom of Expression in Ethiopia, Kenya, and Beyond

Freelance journalist Ismail Einashe sees a dangerous backsliding of democracy and free media in sub-Saharan Africa, alongside an increase in Internet access and the influence ...

Andreas Hatzigeorgiou in Stockholm, Sweden. CREDIT: Christian Gustavsson

DEC 22, 2016 Podcast

Andreas Hatzigeorgiou on Global Cities, Migration, and Stockholm's Economy

Stockholm is now the fastest growing capital in Europe, and Andreas Hatzigeorgiou brings a useful international perspective to his position as chief economist at the ...