Susan Glasser

Politico

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Susan Glasser is chief international affairs correspondent for Politico and host of the new weekly podcast, The Global Politico. She is a former editor-in-chief of Foreign Policy magazine.

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It's been reported that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has considered leaving his job because of disagreements with President Trump.

Tillerson on the ropes with Iran deal deadline looming

It's been reported that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has considered leaving his job because of disagreements with President Trump.

from To the Point

It has been a week on the world stage for President Trump, with the NATO meeting and visits in Rome, Israel and Saudi Arabia.

How did President Trump do on his world stage debut?

It has been a week on the world stage for President Trump, with the NATO meeting and visits in Rome, Israel and Saudi Arabia.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Before his election, Donald Trump accused Saudi Arabia of complicity in the 911 attacks.  In Riyadh, the President called it a “magnificent” and “sacred land.”

Whatever happened to 'America First?'

Before his election, Donald Trump accused Saudi Arabia of complicity in the 911 attacks.  In Riyadh, the President called it a “magnificent” and “sacred land.”

from To the Point

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Students are cutting class, and workers are striking worldwide.   At the UN, governments will be held accountable for promises made in the Paris Accords.

from To the Point

Climate change is an existential crisis. If Americans cut just one hamburger from their diet every week, it would be like taking 10 million cars off the road every year. After cutting energy use, less meat and more plant-based food add up to the easiest--and healthiest--way to reduce your carbon footprint. From the land and water needed to raise feed and the methane produced at the end of digestion, “Cattle are actually mini fossil-fuel, greenhouse gas producers.” So says Sujatha Bergen, head of health campaigns at the NRDC. As her title suggests, eliminating beef from your diet--in addition to pork and lamb-- is also better for you. She explains the trade-offs for helping to reduce climate change and says, “Starting with your fork is much less daunting for many people.”

from To the Point

Election officials in LA County want to make voting easier, more accessible, and more secure.

from KCRW Features

The goods movement is the backbone of Southern California’s Inland Empire. With the threat of automation looming, what’s going to happen to the people getting replaced by robots?

from Greater LA

The two international giants are linked in inextricable ways, and yet Americans’ understanding of China consistently lacks nuance.

from Scheer Intelligence

Democrat Monique Limon announced she will run for Hannah Beth Jackson’s coveted state senate seat.

from Curious Coast

KCRW speaks with members of LA's Jewish community, plus Israeli and Palestinian expats about Tuesday's Israeli election.

from Greater LA

Today, on All The President’s Jawyers...

from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers

Despite mounting evidence, Republicans in the House and the Senate are defending President Trump or keeping their heads down. Veteran GOP conservatives accuse them of sacrificing morality for short-term political gain. Meantime the Trump Administration calls the impeachment inquiry “unconstitutional,” while legal scholars point out that it’s part of Article II. And how did Ukraine, an obscure former Soviet republic, become so important? Money.

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