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The COVID-19 pandemic enters a new phase this autumn. Are governments up to the challenge of a second wave of infections? How is the all-important economic recovery likely to play out? And, what are risks – domestic and global – of a high stakes U.S. election? The Munk Dialogues are a weekly interactive video conversation about the big issues and events transforming our lives.

December 9, 2020

Bari Weiss

December 9, 2020

Bari Weiss

Bari Weiss joined us on December 9 for a Munk Dialogue on the future of speech and open debate in contemporary society, and how we forge common understandings about the things that matter in time of extreme political and ideological polarization.

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December 2, 2020

Ian Morris

December 2, 2020

Ian Morris

Ian Morris, archaeologist, historian, bestselling author and big thinker, joined us on December 2 for a Munk Dialogue on the past and future of human civilization, in an era of rapid social and technological change

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November 25, 2020

Zhang Weiwei

November 25, 2020

Zhang Weiwei

Zhang Weiwei, China’s leading scholar of geopolitics, joined us on November 25 for a Munk Dialogue on America’s growing rivalry with Beijing and why China’s unique system of governance means it will come out on top.  

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November 18, 2020

Anne Applebaum

November 18, 2020

Anne Applebaum

Anne Applebaum, bestselling author and past Munk Debater, joined us on November 18 for a Munk Dialogue on the future of democracy in an era of populist politics and rising authoritarianism.

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November 11, 2020

Martin Wolf

November 11, 2020

Martin Wolf

Martin Wolf of the Financial Times of London joined us on November 11 for a Munk Dialogue on the state of the global economy and how COVID-19 is creating a new economic reality that will affect growth and prosperity for a generation to come.

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