In this segment broadcasted on the Voice of America network, Professor Dennis Wilder joins the program to discuss North Korea’s recent cancellation of a high-level meeting with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
In a Bloomberg TV interview, Professor Evan Medeiros, Penner Family Chair in Asian Studies and the Cling Family Senior Fellow in US-China Relations, explains how China’s cessation of internal reforms and increasingly aggressive stance on matters such as the South China Sea has ushered in a new paradigm of competition between Beijing and Washington.
In a Washington Post video, Professor Jacques Berlinerblau, Director of the Center for Jewish Civilization, compares the historic resentment towards Jews in the United States to the racism experienced by African Americans. He notes the similarities between the recent Pittsburgh synagogue shooting and the 2017 shooting in a Charleston church.
Maria Fernanda Perez (LAS’15) appeared on CGTN to discuss Washington’s policies towards immigration with Mexico. Perez is an associate director of the Atlantic Council’s Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center.
In this interview with Bloomberg, Professor Medeiros predicts that the positive outcomes from trade negotiations with South Korea, Japan, and, most notably, Canada and Mexico will give President Trump “confidence that he can withstand making a quick deal with the Chinese.”
SFS freshman and LGBT activist Seth Owen (SFS’22) recently sat down with Ellen Degeneres to discuss his pathway to Georgetown and the supportive community he’s found on the Hilltop.