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The Burn Bag Podcast

A'ndre Gonawela and Ryan Rosenthal

The *hottest* national security and foreign policy podcast featuring conversations with leading policy practitioners, thinkers, and leaders. In each episode, we open up a 'burn bag' to breakdown some of the most pressing security challenges of today's world with the people who have worked and lived them.

Recent Episodes

The Alliance of Democracies: Reimagining International Institutions with Ash Jain and Ambassador (ret.) Daniel FriedJune 14, 2021 Episode artwork What in the World? (06/11/21)June 11, 2021 Episode artwork Flashpoints: A Conversation with Former Secretary of Defense Leon PanettaJune 07, 2021 Episode artwork What in the World?: Another Cyberattack and the Fight to Oust Netanyahu (06/04/21)June 04, 2021 Episode artwork Brokering Peace: Egypt's Role in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict with former Egyptian Foreign Minister Nabil FahmyJune 03, 2021 Episode artwork Inside the Hermit Kingdom: What North Korea Wants, with Dr. Sue Mi TerryMay 31, 2021 Episode artwork The Scars of War: Post-Conflict Trauma and Global Health as a National Security Risk with Dr. Jess GhannamMay 29, 2021 Episode artwork What in the World?: Biden's COVID Investigation, Israel-Hamas Ceasefire, and the Belarus Bomb Threat (05/28/21)May 28, 2021 Episode artwork The State of U.S. Counterterrorism: Defeating ISIS and the Global War on Terror with Amb. Nathan Sales, former Coordinator for CounterterrorismMay 24, 2021 Episode artwork What in the World? (05/21/21)May 21, 2021 Episode artwork 100 Ideas for the First 100 Days: Assessing the Biden Administration's Foreign Policy with Barry Pavel and Matthew Kroenig May 20, 2021 Episode artwork America's Afghanistan Withdrawal: The Road to Ending an "Endless War" with former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Ronald NeumannMay 17, 2021 Episode artwork What in the World? (05/14/21) May 14, 2021 Episode artwork "The Hundred-Year Struggle": Israel, Palestine, and Improbable Peace with Professor Victor LiebermanMay 10, 2021 Episode artwork What in the World? (05/07/21)May 07, 2021 Episode artwork 100 Ideas for the First 100 Days: Adding a Deputy DNI for Domestic Coordination and Multilateral Security in the Indo-Pacific May 04, 2021 Episode artwork America and the World: Primacy, Alliances, and the Post-COVID Order with Professor Stephen WaltMay 03, 2021 Episode artwork What in the World? (04/30/21)April 30, 2021 Episode artwork String of Pearls: Naval Power and Geopolitics in the Indian Ocean with Nilanthi SamaranayakeApril 26, 2021 Episode artwork What in the World? (04/23/21)April 23, 2021 Episode artwork When Governance Fails: Sovereignty Sharing in Fragile States with Professor John CiorciariApril 19, 2021 Episode artwork What in the World?: Afghanistan Withdrawal, Russia Sanctions, Iran Attack, and the China Threat (04/16/21)April 16, 2021 Episode artwork 100 Ideas for the First 100 Days: Establishing a D-10 and Denuclearization April 15, 2021 Episode artwork The World's Most Dangerous Technology: Nuclear Weapons with Dr. Kennette BenedictApril 12, 2021 Episode artwork What in the World? (04/09/21)April 09, 2021 Episode artwork