Religion In The Modern World: Karen Armstrong

Religion In The Modern World: Karen Armstrong

Karen Armstrong is one of the most original thinkers and sough-after speakers on the role of religion in the modern world. Her bestselling books, including A History of God, examine the differences and the profound similarities between Christianity, Islam, and Judaism, and their impact on world events. Karen Armstrong is one of the thought leaders creating a […]

Rethinking Foreign Occupation: Richard Falk

Rethinking Foreign Occupation: Richard Falk

Richard Falk is Albert G. Milbank Professor Emeritus of International Law at Princeton University and Visiting Distinguished Professor in Global and International Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He is also the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Palestinian human rights. Richard Falk has created a “big idea” on Ideapod, focused on a new […]

Ending Rascism Through Education: Adam Goodes

Ending Rascism Through Education: Adam Goodes

Adam Goodes is a professional Australian football player with the Sydney Swans. Goodes holds an elite place in AFL/VFL history as a dual Brownlow Medallist, dual premiership player, four-time All-Australian, member of the Indigenous Team of the Century, and has represented Australia in the International Rules Series. He is one of the thought leaders participating in Ideapod’s launch, promoting the “big idea” […]

The Future of US-Sino Relations: Professor Shen Dingli

The Future of US-Sino Relations: Professor Shen Dingli

 Shen Dingli is a professor and associate dean at Fudan University’s Institute of International Studies, to discuss the future of Sino-US relations. Professor Shen Dingli is Vice President of the Chinese Association of South Asian Studies, the Shanghai Association of International Studies, and the Shanghai Association of American Studies.  He received his PhD in physics […]