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Poland’s Rescheduled Election, One Year Since the Trump-Kim DMZ Meeting, and More

Poland’s Rescheduled Election, One Year Since the Trump-Kim DMZ Meeting, and More

June 25, 2020

Poland holds its rescheduled presidential election, the world marks one year since U.S. President Donald J. Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong-un met at the Korean Demilitarized Zone, and the seventy-fifth anniversary of the signing of the United Nations Charter is commemorated.

TWNW Special: What to Read, Watch, and Listen to This Summer

TWNW Special: What to Read, Watch, and Listen to This Summer

June 11, 2020

In this special episode of The World Next Week, James M. Lindsay and Robert McMahon are joined by Gabrielle Sierra, CFR podcast producer and host of Why It Matters, to discuss their favorite quarantine reads, beloved documentaries and television series, podcasts, and more entertainment they’re looking forward to enjoying this summer.

George Floyd’s Funeral, Coronavirus at Month Six, and More

George Floyd’s Funeral, Coronavirus at Month Six, and More

June 4, 2020

The funeral for George Floyd, whose death in police custody triggered massive U.S. protests against racism, is held in Houston; the novel coronavirus continues its global spread six months after emerging in Wuhan, China; and the fourth round of Brexit talks is held.