We hope you have had a lovely week. We had another great week at PS21, with an event in DC on Tuesday. Negar Razavi, Ariane Tabatabai, Kelsey Davenport, Reza Akbari and Sam Cutler discussed What Next for Iran after the Nuclear Deal. If you were unable to attend, you can listen to a recording of the discussion here.
September 2: From China to Greece – When Markets Meet Geopolitics
From China’s stock market crash to battles over austerity in Europe, markets and politics are forever tied together. PS21 brings together a uniquely qualified panel to discuss the forces in play in financial markets this year from the Iran nuclear deal to the ongoing fallout from the global crisis.
September 10: Lessons from Recent Humanitarian Disasters
Moderator: Tom Beazley, PS21 Company Secretary
David Sanderson, Professor, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Dan Cooke, Operations Director, Serve On
Other panelists to be confirmed
September 21: The Dark Web
PS21 looks beyond the regular internet into the reaches of the ‘dark web’. What is in it, what are the risks, and is it ultimately a tool for good or evil?
John Bassett, former GCHQ official, now at Oxford University
Tim Hardy, technical writer, commentator and activist
Mike Gillespie, Director of cyber research and strategy, The Security Institute
This week on the blog:
Jack Goldstone looked at Two World-Changing Deals: Greece and Iran,David Murrin asked Is it Time for a Revolution in Healthcare? and we produced another PS21 Report: Making it in DC and Beyond.
Previous PS21 Reports:
29/07/2015 Kidnap & Ransom
28/07/2015 Social Media and Politics
27/07/2015 Rebuilding Afghanistan – America’s Longest War
01/07/2015 The Future of Drones
29/06/2015 Countering Violent Extremism
21/07/2015 South Asia Geopolitics from Afpak to Sri Lanka
17/06/2015 What Would a Hillary Clinton Foreign Policy Look like?
10/06/2015 Former UK Special Forces Chief on 21st Century Defence
31/05/2015 The ISIS War: Where Are We?
17/03/2015 Death Toll in 2014’s Bloodiest Wars Sharply Up on Previous Year
21/08/2015 On building a think tank – Peter Apps
20/08/2015 Why Congress Should Accept the Iran Deal –Asha Castleberry
19/08/2015 China’s Dream, Russia’s Ambitions – Jack Goldstone
18/08/2015 China’s Middle East Policy Problem – David Hartwell
12/08/2015 An industry fighting wars on two fronts – Milena Rodban
11/08/2015 PS21 Insight: Flaws in US-Turkey Plan to fight ISIS
04/08/2015 “Women in the Infantry? Good God!” – Tom Bruxner
30/07/2015 Russia’s Middle East Image Problem – David Hartwell
24/07/2015 Why rockstars need geopolitical risk consultants- Milena Rodban
23/07/2015 Where there’s no end in sight for the Yemen crisis – Amr Ismail
21/07/2015 Listen to an interview with a Syrian political prisoner – Rasha Elass
20/07/2015 What Washington is missing in the Iran deal – Negar Razavi
16/07/2015 PS21 Global Fellow wins US book prize
15/07/2015 A roadmap for the Middle East after Iran nuclear deal – Rasha Elass
14/07/2015 PS21 Insight: Iran deal implications go well beyond the nuclear
13/07/2015 PS21 Insight: Eurozone clinches deal, serious strains remain
09/07/2015 Civil wars of regionalisation – David Murrin
08/07/2015 PS21 Insight: What the SCOTUS Jerusalem passport decision means
06/07/2015 A false start for Nigeria’s president? – Emmanuel Akinwotu
05/07/2015 PS21 Insight: With Greek vote, euro reaches crunch point
29/06/2015 Narendra Modi’s Foreign Policy – The West’s View – Amitha Rajan
24/06/2015 The Confederate flag is a useful reminder – Donna Bryson
23/06/2015 Chaos and Complexity: megacity management – David Rubens