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Renowned thinkers reflect on the big issues and ideas changing our world.

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COVID-19 has fast forwarded us into a confusing and uncertain future. Nowhere are these accelerating forces more evident than in our democracy. Our democratic institutions and values are being shaken by rising authoritarianism, a reckoning on race, and intense internal debates on cancel culture, identity politics and free speech. The Spring Munk Dialogues explore the fate and future of democracy.

June 17, 2021

Timothy Snyder

Timothy Snyder joins us on June 17 at 8pm ET for a Munk Dialogue that will explore the unique danger 21st century authoritarianism presents to the liberal world. The live Munk Dialogues are available to anyone to watch. The archived versions are for Munk Members only. Membership is free. Click HERE to join.

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

June 3, 2021

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Putin's Russia

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William Browder
Matthew Rojansky
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Salim Abdool Karim
Richard Schabas

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Our Mission is to help the world rediscover the art of civil and substantive debate by convening the sharpest minds and brightest thinkers to weigh in on the big issues of the day.

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December 4, 2019

Capitalism

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Be it resolved, the capitalist system is broken. It's time to try something different...

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Katrina vanden Heuvel
Yanis Varoufakis
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Arthur Brooks
David Brooks
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May 9, 2019

China

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Be it resolved, China is a threat to the liberal international order...

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H.R. McMaster
Michael Pillsbury
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Kishore Mahbubani
Huiyao Wang
Result
Con wins by a narrow margin of 2%
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Nov 2, 2018

The Rise of Populism

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Be it resolved, the future of western politics is populist not liberal...

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Stephen K. Bannon
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David Frum
Result
No side wins
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