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Populism and the Global Rise of Strongmen (Complete)

NEW YORK, May 6, 2017 — Author Basharat Peer, Professor of Near Eastern Studies at Princeton University Bernard Haykel, and Co-Chair of The Committee on Global Thought at Columbia University Saskia Sassen, discuss the complexity of globalization and the emergent new political order. The conversation takes place at Asia Society's Lahore Literary Festival in New York and is moderated by Adjunct Associate Professor of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University Akbar Noman. (42 min., 3 sec.)


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