The Socio-Economic Impacts of Covid-19 w/ Mark Weisbrot, Mehrinaz El Awady and Julio Gambina

Host: Anita Fuentes Guests: Mark Weisbrot (CEPR), Julio Gambina (CLACSO), Mehrinaz El Awady (ESCWA), Omar Dahi (Security in Context, Hampshire College), Firat Demir (Security in Context, University of Oklahoma). Description: In this episode we explore the socioeconomic impact of Covid-19, paying special attention to its implications for gender and North-South inequalities. Our guests include Mark Weisbrot, Co-director of the Center for Economic & Policy Research; … Seguir leyendo The Socio-Economic Impacts of Covid-19 w/ Mark Weisbrot, Mehrinaz El Awady and Julio Gambina

Afghanistan: White Feminism and Geopolitics w/ Rafia Zakaria and Michael Klare

Host: Anita Fuentes Guests: Rafia Zakaria (Author), Michael Klare (The Nation), Raphael Lewis (Security in Context). Description: In this episode, we investigate the implications of the US withdrawal from Afghanistan from different angles with the help of our guests. Rafia Zakaria tells us about her new book, Against White Feminism, and how it ties into Western media coverage of Afghan women. We also speak to … Seguir leyendo Afghanistan: White Feminism and Geopolitics w/ Rafia Zakaria and Michael Klare