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This Is America & The World

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Next Airing: Tue, Oct 19th, 2021 at 3:00 AM on UEN-TV

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THIS IS AMERICA is entirely devoted to international content with personal conversations, roundtable discussions, and on-location mini documentaries with world leaders, newsmakers, and extraordinary individuals in the United States and around the world.

Episodes:

  • David Ignatius - Foreign Affairs, Pt. I of II

    This week on THIS IS AMERICA & THE WORLD, Dennis Wholey begins an extensive two program conversation with renowned journalist and author, David Ignatius. With a decorated career as a foreign affairs columnist for The Washington Post, Mr. Ignatius speaks to many aspects of global politics today. The conversation examines the similarities of US foreign policy under Biden and Trump, assesses the role of the United Sates around the globe and dissects the complexities of the withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan.

    Next Airing: Tue, Oct 19th, 2021 at 3:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:29:00
    Usage rights: 9/23/2021 to 9/22/2024
  • David Ignatius - Foreign Affairs, Pt. II of II

    This week on THIS IS AMERICA & THE WORLD, Dennis Wholey concludes his extensive two program conversation with renowned journalist and author, David Ignatius. With a decorated career as a foreign affairs columnist for The Washington Post, Mr. Ignatius offers his unique input on a variety of topics. The conversation explores political tensions felt around the world and the various strings attached. This includes a detailed review of China's efforts to contain its own capitalist growth, US obligations regarding NATO, as well as nuclear capabilities of North Korea and political uncertainty with Russia. Lastly, on a personal note Mr. Ignatius shares his insight on what is truly of value in his life and the importance of keeping those things regularly in view.

    Next Airing: Wed, Oct 20th, 2021 at 10:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:29:00
    Usage rights: 9/23/2021 to 9/22/2024
  • Prof. Stephen A. West, Ph.D. - Elections & American Democracy

    This week on THIS IS AMERICA & THE WORLD, Dennis Wholey speaks with Stephen A. West, Ph.D., Associate Professor of History at The Catholic University of America about elections and American democracy. Their conversation reviews the history of American elections and the evolution of the democratic process that brings us to our most recent election and the turmoil that has followed. With an eye on continued election critique, the dialogue turns to the mechanics of election fraud in 2020 and naturally what can be expected as the United States approaches its next presidential election in 2024.

    Next Airing: Wed, Oct 27th, 2021 at 10:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:29:00
    Usage rights: 9/23/2021 to 9/22/2024
  • Central and South Asia: Pakistan & Afghanistan

    Prior to the recent events in Afghanistan, and while concluding his time at an international conference in July titled, "Central and South Asia: Regional Connectivity, Challenges and Opportunities" in Uzbekistan's capital of Tashkent, Dennis Wholey spoke with two guests who offer their unique perspectives on Pakistan and Afghanistan. Salahuddin Rabbani, Leader of the Jamiati Islami Party (Islamic Society of Afghanistan Party) and son of former Afghan President, Burhanuddīn Rabbanī, discussed Afghanistan's currently unfolding political future. In turn, Khalid Taimur Akram, Executive Director of Center for Global & Strategic Studies (CGSS) in Islamabad, Pakistan discussed the nature and structure of politics within his own country.

    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 8/26/2021 to 8/25/2024
  • Central and South Asia: Us. Ambassador Daniel Roseblum

    While attending the international conference titled," Central and South Asia: Regional Connectivity. Challenges and Opportunities" in Uzbekistan's capital of Tashkent, Dennis Wholey visits with US. Ambassador to Uzbekistan Daniel Rosenblum. Their conversation examines Uzbekistan from a US perspective and explores the various ways in which the US/Uzbekistan relationship has grown in recent years. Ambassador Rosenblum also offers his own insight into what he enjoys about the country, the Uzbek people and the Central Asian region as whole.

    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/2/2021 to 9/1/2024
  • The New Uzbekistan - Country Overview

    This week on THIS IS AMERICA & THE WORLD, Dennis Wholey focuses on the Republic of Uzbekistan. Uzbekistan's Ambassador, Javlon Vakhabov, offers an overview of the country and explores a variety of topics from the country's past, present and future. Additional segments include Minister of Justice, Ruslanbek Davletov, discussing gender equality, a visit to the UZAuto, an automotive plant that builds engines in alliance with General Motors and a visit to one of Central Asia's prized historic sites, the stunning Amir Timur Mausoleum in Samarkand.

    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/9/2021 to 9/8/2024

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