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  1. Mark & Carrie 2/15/19

    Mark Blyth, political economist at Brown’s Watson Institute, and Carrie Nordlund, political scientist and associate director of Brown’s Master of Public Affairs program, share their take on the week’s news.

    Today’s topics include Trump’s declaration of a ‘national emergency’, Amazon’s Valentine’s Day break-up with NYC, The Green New Deal, insect extinction and humanity’s inability to focus on climate change, the incomprehensible progression of Brexit, and our President’s BMI.

    To listen to more episodes visit: https://soundcloud.com/watsoninstitute

    Or subscribe on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play, or wherever you get your podcasts. Just search for "Watson Institute".

    Original video: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=Q8PK8Rgb_FM
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  2. Liberalism Under Siege: Mark Blyth, Margaret Weir with Ed Steinfeld

    Edward Steinfeld, director of Brown’s Watson Institute, queries political scientist Margaret Weir and political economist Mark Blyth about the rise of illiberalism across the globe.

    Recording from the new Watson Institute podcast series, Trending Globally: Politics and Policy.

    Trending Globally is a biweekly discussion bridging research, politics, and policy to address today’s critical global challenges. Hosted by the Watson Institute at Brown University.

    You may listen to the full episode on;

    Soundcloud - https://soundcloud.com/watsoninstitute/sets/trending-globally

    iTunes - https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/trending-globally-politics/id1173544870?mt=2

    Stitcher - http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/watson-institute-for-international-and-public-affairs/trending-globally-politics-and-policy

    Original video: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=vGiHiZyKuAE
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  3. Mark Blyth ─ Global Trumpism

    Watson Institute Student Seminar Series - American Democracy: The Dangers and Opportunities of Right Here and Right Now

    Designed especially with Brown undergraduates in mind, but welcoming all members of the University and wider community, this seminar series meets in the weeks both before and after Election Day to analyze what’s truly at stake in this election. In the context of American history, contemporary global politics, and current issues in U.S. social, political, and economic affairs, guest speakers will set before the seminar participants the essential issues and then facilitate probing discussions. The seminar’s goal is bear witness to a historic election, illuminating the "dangers and opportunities of right here and right now."

    Mark Blyth is the Eastman Professor of Political Economy and a Professor of Political Science and International and Public Affairs.

    Original video: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=Bkm2Vfj42FY
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  4. Interview: Be Happy for No Reason with Marci Shimoff

    Want to optimize your life and actualize your potential? Check out Brian’s Optimal Living membership program: https://brianjohnson.me/membership/?ref=yt

    Marci Shimoff is a celebrated transformational leader and a #1 New York Times bestselling author. In addition to authoring the worldwide bestsellers, Love for No Reason and Happy for No Reason, she is the coauthor of six of the top-selling titles in the Chicken Soup for the Soul series and a featured teacher in the international movie and book sensation The Secret.

    PhilosophersNote on Marci’s great book Happy for No Reason: https://brianjohnson.me/philosophers-notes/happy-no-reason/?ref=yt

    Original video: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=w2Ba3CYD_CQ&list=TL2CxuFOjQJKY
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