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Durham Bull statue, "Major," wears a Durham Bull face mask
Since the first confirmed case of coronavirus in Durham, North Carolina in March 2020, the Durham city and county governments Listen to the podcast
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In late March President Trump said he considers himself a wartime president. The fight against COVID-19 has since intensified; the Listen to the podcast
On the week of March 21st, 2020, over 3.3 million Americans claimed unemployment, nearly 5 times the highest weekly number Listen to the podcast
On January 30, 2020 the World Health Organization declared a Public Health Emergency of International Concern in response to the Listen to the podcast
Peace sign on a flag
We’d guess there are few more qualified to talk about American power and the problem with peace than former Ambassador Listen to the podcast
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Social media has drastically changed political discourse. With the 2020 elections around the corner, we sit down with two people Listen to the podcast
It seems as though the influence of technology as a social force is moving too fast for policymakers to catch Listen to the podcast
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Being obese puts people at risk for chronic disease like diabetes and is the leading cause of preventable death in Listen to the podcast
Nivruti Rai is country head of Intel India and was recognized by Fortune India as one of the top 20 Listen to the podcast
Book Jacket: A Good Provider is One Who Leaves
Jason DeParle is a reporter for the New York Times and a two-time finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. He was Listen to the podcast
Jamila Michener
Medicaid is one of the largest social welfare programs in the United States. With over 70 million people enrolled, it Listen to the podcast
Roll of "I voted" stickers
The number of college students across the nation who voted in the midterms doubled between 2014 and 2018. At Duke Listen to the podcast
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In 2009, President Obama launched an initiative designed to use a community outreach approach to counter violent extremism. Ten years Listen to the podcast
young people holding protest sign: climate now, homework later!
We discuss climate-related policy ideas with Billy Pizer, an expert in  climate change policy, law and legislation. Listen to the podcast
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New research shows forest fires are actually more harmful than we've previously thought. It's not just about the impact on Listen to the podcast
Jacob Bachmeier serves in Montana’s House of Representatives. He was just 18 when he was elected. A classmate was his Listen to the podcast
China is investing heavily in coal around the world, even going so far as to build the coal sector from Listen to the podcast
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In a new intergovernmental report, scientists say a million species of plants and animals could go extinct due to climate Listen to the podcast
Man pushed cold drinks towards camera. he is standing in small shop in Zambia
According to USAID, only four percent of people in rural Zambia has access to power. A Duke University interdisciplinary team Listen to the podcast
Illustration of Carmen Castillo standing with her arms folded, smiling.
Research shows that working-class people almost never become politicians, but Carmen Castillo is both a hotel housekeeper and a Providence Listen to the podcast
Phone, with the image of a leaf that if you look more closely is bodies. A lock on the phone.
Recently, a man opened fire in two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand leaving 50 dead and dozens more injured. The Listen to the podcast
Political satire isn't new, it's been with us throughout history, even Shakespeare's works were packed with political commentary. Lately, though, Listen to the podcast
Madeleine Albright served as the 64th U.S. Secretary of State under President Bill Clinton. In this episode of the Policy Listen to the podcast
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In 2013, Chinese President Xi Jinping announced the One Belt, One Road Initiative. The massive infrastructure project aims to link Listen to the podcast
Venezuela is in the midst of a catastrophic economic crisis. According to Forbes, Venezuela’s yearly annual inflation reached 80,000% in Listen to the podcast
With college basketball season in full swing and March Madness close approaching, the attention of the sports world is centered Listen to the podcast
Capitol building with plywood over windows and closed sign
What goes on behind the scenes in a government shutdown? In 1995, John Koskinen was deputy director of the federal Listen to the podcast
Rich countries have a variety of reasons to give money to poorer countries. In this episode of Policy 360, Sarah Listen to the podcast
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Duke University Sanford School of Public Policy welcomed Mitch Prinstein the John Van Seters Distinguished Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience and Listen to the podcast
Adriana Figueroa and Maggie Loredo's stories illuminate the compelling historical, ethical, and political challenges unfolding today on the U.S. Mexican Listen to the podcast