Seton Hall Graduate Degree in International Affairs
Seton Hall Graduate Degree in International Affairs

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Our Monthly Security Council Podcast

Insights about the monthly Security Council presidency

Each month PassBlue talks to diplomats and experts to give you insight into the the monthly Security Council presidency  — hosted by PassBlue reporters  Damilola Banjo and Kelechukwu Ogu.

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“They dig into debates and underreported behind-the-scenes wrangling between diplomats as they try to figure out the big issues: the new Cold War, keeping global peace, and how countries should work together in the future”

—Esquire UK, the best podcast of 2019, in the category morally improving big politics

“Sometimes they bring you interviews, including with Russia representative Dmitry Polyanskiy, who has ardent opinions about both fake news and dogs. Occasionally, guests are fairly tight-lipped about their experiences; they are diplomats, after all. Other episodes recap big events or breaking news, like the UN General Assembly. In either case, it’s not a topic typically covered in podcast form.”

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