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FP's The Editor's Roundtable (The E.R.)

By Foreign Policy /Panoply

Each week, Foreign Policy’s editors triage the big issues of the day with emergency room-like urgency and some mayhem. Pulling from FP’s impressive roster of contributors, the panel’s collective varies from week to week. Foreign Policy is the world’s leading media organization dedicated to providing leaders in business, finance, and government with real time insight and analysis into global affairs. As authoritative as it is dedicated to challenging wisdom, FP is unique in its ability to bring together the powerful with those committed to speaking truth to power.

  1. 1.
    When Ronnie Met Mikhail​13 July 2018
    31:02
  2. 2.
    Peru’s National Identity Was Bound Up With Conflict and Corruption for Decades — Then It Qualified for the World Cup.6 July 2018
    25:05
  3. 3.
    They Took the Children for a Bath and Never Brought Them Back29 June 2018
    26:49
  4. 4.
    He Feared the CIA Would Delete a Document Detailing its Torture Program. So He Took It. 22 June 2018
    24:47
  5. 5.
    Stalin Falsified the Data, Then Killed the Statisticians15 June 2018
    19:32
  6. 6.
    This American Visited North Korea’s Most Sensitive Nuclear Sites. What He Saw Blew His Mind.8 June 2018
    24:24
  7. 7.
    Rohingyas Were Shot, Hacked With Machetes, and Then They Made for the Border1 June 2018
    20:07
  8. 8.
    Why Was a Private Israeli Intel Agency Digging Up Dirt on This Former Obama Administration Official?25 May 2018
    25:51
  1. 9.
    How To Haggle With a Dictator19 May 2018
    30:53
  2. 10.
    The Untold Story of the Jerusalem Embassy Act of 199511 May 2018
    23:53
  3. 11.
    The Road Ahead with North Korea4 May 2018
    16:56
  4. 12.
    Reporter’s Notebook: Brazil’s Forgotten Children and Russia’s #MeToo Problem27 April 2018
    26:11
  5. 13.
    What Comes Next in Syria?20 April 2018
    13:52
  6. 14.
    Reporter’s Notebook: Germany’s Family Reunification Problem13 April 2018
    18:45
  7. 15.
    How Far Will China Go? 6 April 2018
    29:19
  8. 16.
    The Double Life of Nikki Haley30 March 2018
    22:10
  9. 17.
    Is Democracy Dying?22 March 2018
    37:22
  10. 18.
    What to Expect From Talks With North Korea 15 March 2018
    24:03
  11. 19.
    The State Department's #MeToo Moment8 March 2018
    34:26
  12. 20.
    The Strange Legal Journey of the Trump Dossier2 March 2018
    27:28
  13. 21.
    Bonus Episode: Susan Glasser Joins the E.R. to Talk Trump, Russia and All Those Indictments23 February 2018
    31:40
  14. 22.
    A Former Peace Negotiator Muses on Trump and the Future of the Israeli-Palestinian Peace Process22 February 2018
    40:42
  15. 23.
    The Mysterious Origins of a DHS Report Calling for Sunni Muslim Surveillance15 February 2018
    26:12
  16. 24.
    How Far is Too Far for Israel’s Targeted Killings?8 February 2018
    26:44
  17. 25.
    The Olympics on The E.R.: Figure Skater and Two-time Olympian Sasha Cohen Weighs in on Athletes and Mental Health, North Korea, and the “Olympic Truce”2 February 2018
    23:25
  18. 26.
    The Olympics on The E.R.: What Can We Learn From Past Olympics Ahead of PyeongChang? 1 February 2018
    21:20
  19. 27.
    After ISIS25 January 2018
    29:10
  20. 28.
    Meet the Godfather of Modern Counterinsurgency18 January 2018
    35:52
  21. 29.
    Rational Security on The E.R.: The "Beam Me Up, Santa" Edition22 December 2017
    1:03:22
  22. 30.
    What Are Billionaires Doing to the Space Industry?19 December 2017
    29:29
  23. 31.
    Meet the Unsung Codebreakers of the Second World War11 December 2017
    37:22
  24. 32.
    Rational Security: The "When You’re President They Let You Do It" Edition8 December 2017
    51:32
  25. 33.
    Rational Security on The E.R.: The "Power of Delusional Thinking" Edition30 November 2017
    48:23
  26. 34.
    What’s Next for the Middle East?28 November 2017
    44:09
  27. 35.
    Spies, Lies and the Murder of a President21 November 2017
    32:37
  28. 36.
    Among the Memes and YouTube Videos, What Do the Bin Laden Files Hold?17 November 2017
    33:59
  29. 37.
    Rational Security on The E.R.: The "DMs on the DL" Edition16 November 2017
    48:11
  30. 38.
    Trump’s Big Asian Adventure 10 November 2017
    33:23
  31. 39.
    The E.R. Presents: Lawfare and FP’s Bar Review Live7 November 2017
    1:11:45
  32. 40.
    Can Anyone Stop the Tragedy in Myanmar — Before It’s Too Late? 3 November 2017
    30:21
  33. 41.
    Rational Security on The E.R.: The "Million Dollars in Rugs" Edition2 November 2017
    49:21
  34. 42.
    From Moscow to Havana: Secret Weapons and Diplomats31 October 2017
    33:02
  35. 43.
    Can Libya Be Put Back Together?27 October 2017
    43:12
  36. 44.
    Rational Security on The E.R.: The “How Many Elephants Make a Stampede” Edition26 October 2017
    47:34
  37. 45.
    Tackling the FBI’s ‘Black Identity Extremists’ Designation24 October 2017
    28:06
  38. 46.
    Rational Security on The E.R.: The “Decertified” Edition20 October 2017
    56:57
  39. 47.
    So You Want to Be a Leaker? 17 October 2017
    30:47
  40. 48.
    Does Kaspersky Have Something to Hide?12 October 2017
    35:36
  41. 49.
    Book Talk: Spy Schools10 October 2017
    39:32
  42. 50.
    Europe Slams Its Gates (Part Two)6 October 2017
    31:58
  43. 51.
    Rational Security on The E.R.: The “Moron” Edition6 October 2017
    49:52
  44. 52.
    Europe Slams Its Gates-The Making of FP's Special Investigation4 October 2017
    46:13
  45. 53.
    Is U.S. Immigration Policy Worse Than It’s Ever Been?29 September 2017
    36:28
  46. 54.
    Rational Security on The E.R.: The "Lady, You Can Drive Your Car" Edition28 September 2017
    45:31
  47. 55.
    Who Is the Real Winner in Germany?25 September 2017
    44:22
  48. 56.
    Staring Down the Barrel of Russia’s Big Guns22 September 2017
    28:06
  49. 57.
    Rational Security on The E.R.: The "Age of Flynnocence" Edition21 September 2017
    52:10
  50. 58.
    Trump vs. The World19 September 2017
    35:04
  51. 59.
    Inside Afghanistan’s Most Dangerous Corner 15 September 2017
    38:01
  52. 60.
    Rational Security on the E.R.: The “Boris and Natasha Buy a Facebook Ad” Edition14 September 2017
    47:21
  53. 61.
    With Allies Like These 13 September 2017
    47:10
  54. 62.
    Where in the World Is Rex Tillerson?11 September 2017
    35:03
  55. 63.
    Rational Security on The E.R.: The "Hurricane Alley" Edition7 September 2017
    46:59
  56. 64.
    About That Other Nuclear Threat...6 September 2017
    43:48
  57. 65.
    Rational Security on The E.R.: The "No Morka" Edition31 August 2017
    51:04
  58. 66.
    Where Is The Administration On Africa?25 August 2017
    28:02
  59. 67.
    Rational Security on the E.R.: The "Everything Old is New Again" Edition24 August 2017
    46:35
  60. 68.
    The Prince of Darkness Has Left the Building22 August 2017
    44:47
  61. 69.
    Is There A Way Out Of Afghanistan?18 August 2017
    31:12
  62. 70.
    The Object of McMaster’s Obsession 15 August 2017
    37:36
  63. 71.
    Are We Going to War with North Korea?11 August 2017
    41:16
  64. 72.
    Rational Security on The E.R.: The "Fire and Fury" Edition10 August 2017
    53:51
  65. 73.
    Can Sessions Turn Off the Faucet?8 August 2017
    33:13
  66. 74.
    Can Anyone Save Venezuela?4 August 2017
    42:05
  67. 75.
    Rational Security on The E.R.: The "Send In the Adults" Edition2 August 2017
    45:26
  68. 76.
    Morale Takes a Nosedive at State Department1 August 2017
    35:40
  69. 77.
    Rational Security on the E.R.: The "Beleaguered" Edition26 July 2017
    46:37
  70. 78.
    Six Months Of Trump Foreign Policy--The Good, The Bad, and the Downright Mystifying25 July 2017
    47:07
  71. 79.
    Trump’s Bigly Plan to Be Better at ‘the Cyber’21 July 2017
    32:54
  72. 80.
    Rational Security on the E.R.: The "Wray of Sunshine" Edition20 July 2017
    48:55
  73. 81.
    Is Trump Jr.’s Meeting Evidence of a Conspiracy or a Circus?18 July 2017
    24:23
  74. 82.
    Is This the End of ISIS?14 July 2017
    40:51
  75. 83.
    Rational Security On The E.R.: The "Looks Like I Picked the Wrong Week to Stop Sniffing Glue" Edition13 July 2017
    47:10
  76. 84.
    Trump, Putin, and the G2011 July 2017
    29:23
  77. 85.
    Rational Security On The E.R.: The Smoke and the Gun7 July 2017
    48:35
  78. 86.
    The Russia Investigation Takes Another Twist6 July 2017
    35:05
  79. 87.
    Book Talk: The Exile: The Stunning Inside Story of Osama Bin Laden and Al Qaeda in Flight.3 July 2017
    32:12
  80. 88.
    The Showdown in the Gulf Gets Nasty30 June 2017
    40:39
  81. 89.
    Can Trump End the Never-Ending War?27 June 2017
    32:04
  82. 90.
    Is Trump Preparing For a Conflict With Iran?23 June 2017
    31:47
  83. 91.
    Book Talk: Are the United States and China Destined for War?21 June 2017
    49:17
  84. 92.
    Is Kim Jong Un Ready to Talk to Donald Trump?16 June 2017
    31:09
  85. 93.
    Comey, Sessions, and the Barrage of the Russia Investigation13 June 2017
    29:13
  86. 94.
    Book Talk Part II: Can the U.S. Government Survive Nuclear War?8 June 2017
    24:12
  87. 95.
    Book Talk: How the U.S. Government Plans to Save Itself While the Rest of Us Die6 June 2017
    29:45
  88. 96.
    Has the U.S. Lost All Credibility on the International Stage?2 June 2017
    51:53
  89. 97.
    Was Trump’s Trip to Europe a Total Disaster?31 May 2017
    38:53
  90. 98.
    Book Talk, Part II: Churchill & Orwell and the Fight for Freedom26 May 2017
    33:38
  91. 99.
    Book Talk: Tom Ricks on Churchill and Orwell in the Age of Trump24 May 2017
    33:28
  92. 100.
    Is There Anything Normal About the Firing of James Comey?10 May 2017
    59:57
  93. 101.
    The European Union Just Squeaked By9 May 2017
    41:21
  94. 102.
    Trump Takes the Global Stage4 May 2017
    34:54
  95. 103.
    Clean Up on the Foreign-Policy Aisle3 May 2017
    42:01
  96. 104.
    Trump’s 100-Day Theater27 April 2017
    55:25
  97. 105.
    Deciphering the French Election Results and Trump’s 100 Days25 April 2017
    49:17
  98. 106.
    Book Talk: The Great Questions of Tomorrow20 April 2017
    26:13
  99. 107.
    Book Talk: The Retreat of Western Liberalism18 April 2017
    31:37
  100. 108.
    The Power of the Arts13 April 2017
    1:05:19
  101. 109.
    How Will We Choose to Leave our Earth for Future Generations?7 April 2017
    31:29
  102. 110.
    Get Ready for a ‘Very Difficult’ Trump-Xi Summit5 April 2017
    33:32
  103. 111.
    Nice Doing Business With You, Moscow30 March 2017
    46:00
  104. 112.
    Has Moscow Already Taken Down the Trump Administration?29 March 2017
    41:06
  105. 113.
    Book Talk, Part II: “Madame President: The Extraordinary Journey of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf”23 March 2017
    33:21
  106. 114.
    Book Talk: “Madame President: The Extraordinary Journey of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf”21 March 2017
    30:10
  107. 115.
    Are We on the Verge of a Full-On Trade War With China?16 March 2017
    46:32
  108. 116.
    ‘The President is Aware’14 March 2017
    46:57
  109. 117.
    Behind the Latest WikiLeaks Dump: New News?9 March 2017
    51:16
  110. 118.
    The Middle East Welcomes Trump, Warily 7 March 2017
    42:56
  111. 119.
    Is Russia Running Circles Around the United States?2 March 2017
    38:28
  112. 120.
    And the Oscar Goes To…28 February 2017
    48:05
  113. 121.
    Has America Become a Reality Show?23 February 2017
    38:05
  114. 122.
    Trump vs. The Bureaucracy 21 February 2017
    41:56
  115. 123.
    How Long Until Trump’s First War?16 February 2017
    47:46
  116. 124.
    Trump and the ‘War on Truth’14 February 2017
    39:24
  117. 125.
    What You’ve Been Missing Following Trump’s Every Tweet9 February 2017
    46:25
  118. 126.
    But Mattis, but the World, but the Law, but Bureaucracy… 7 February 2017
    42:12
  119. 127.
    A Tale of a Very Messy Trump Transition31 January 2017
    52:45
  120. 128.
    Welcome to President Trump’s (Un)Ethical World24 January 2017
    48:03
  121. 129.
    Life in the Post-Truth World17 January 2017
    43:35
  122. 130.
    It’s the End of the World as We Know It10 January 2017
    47:15
  123. 131.
    Why We Should Remain Optimistic in 20173 January 2017
    42:31
  124. 132.
    The Best Things of 201627 December 2016
    28:12
  125. 133.
    The Worst Things of 201620 December 2016
    34:33
  126. 134.
    Trump’s Four-Star Friends13 December 2016
    41:41
  127. 135.
    On Digital Diplomacy, Empowering Citizens Globally, and AI9 December 2016
    38:28
  128. 136.
    Entering into the Era of the Unknown6 December 2016
    49:52
  129. 137.
    Hitting the Reset Button on International Order29 November 2016
    38:12
  130. 138.
    Is Donald Trump’s Cabinet a Cause for Concern? 22 November 2016
    35:22
  131. 139.
    After One Week with President-elect Donald Trump, What Do We Really Know?15 November 2016
    48:04
  132. 140.
    Can President Trump Undo Obama’s Legacy?11 November 2016
    38:35
  133. 141.
    How To Survive a Trump Hangover8 November 2016
    36:06
  134. 142.
    The News We’re Missing Because of the U.S. Presidential Election 1 November 2016
    48:17
  135. 143.
    Battlegrounds: The Fight for Mosul and Election Day Disruptions 25 October 2016
    45:44
  136. 144.
    Could America Get Even Uglier?18 October 2016
    34:55
  137. 145.
    How Much Did the Second Debate Change the Race for the Oval Office? 11 October 2016
    51:19
  138. 146.
    How Much Can Russia Mess With the U.S. Elections?4 October 2016
    30:50
  139. 147.
    Obama, Syria, and the Missed Opportunities of UNGA 201627 September 2016
    38:06
  140. 148.
    Syria Is Now Everyone’s War20 September 2016
    37:04
  141. 149.
    Back to Escuela with Trump and Obama13 September 2016
    47:45
  142. 150.
    What Is ‘War’ Anymore?6 September 2016
    47:19
  143. 151.
    Is It Too Early to Call the Election for Hillary Clinton?23 August 2016
    36:47
  144. 152.
    How Chekhov Explains the Republican Revolt Against Trump16 August 2016
    28:18
  145. 153.
    What Does Expanding the Definition of War Mean for the U.S. Military?9 August 2016
    42:25
  146. 154.
    Is Trump Putin’s ‘Guy’?2 August 2016
    44:12
  147. 155.
    What Will It Take to Keep China From Behaving Badly in the South China Sea? 26 July 2016
    30:39
  148. 156.
    Do Trump, Turkey, and Brexit Signal a Shift Toward Chaos?21 July 2016
    48:14
  149. 157.
    The World After the Iran Deal: Better or Worse?12 July 2016
    30:47
  150. 158.
    Is Globalization to Blame for Brexit?5 July 2016
    28:18
  151. 159.
    The End of Eras: Donald Trump and the TPP28 June 2016
    40:12
  152. 160.
    What Policies Should Decide the Presidential Election?21 June 2016
    34:36
  153. 161.
    The Future History of Obama’s Foreign Policy14 June 2016
    33:14
  154. 162.
    The Collapse of the Political Middle7 June 2016
    28:33
  155. 163.
    The United States of Politically Crazy31 May 2016
    36:56
  156. 164.
    The Case for Electing a President Who Knows How to Fail 24 May 2016
    36:17
  157. 165.
    The Washington Insider Who Believes He’s an Outsider17 May 2016
    35:15
  158. 166.
    Examining Sy-raq10 May 2016
    34:39
  159. 167.
    Should Britain Stay, or Should It Go?3 May 2016
    32:24
  160. 168.
    Is Brazil the Chicago of Latin America?26 April 2016
    34:56
  161. 169.
    Defending Donald Trump … Again?19 April 2016
    31:58
  162. 170.
    Not to Defend Donald Trump, but…12 April 2016
    19:55
  163. 171.
    Is Obama Too Thoughtful for His Own Good?5 April 2016
    32:25
  164. 172.
    Who Would Bibi Vote for?29 March 2016
    35:46
  165. 173.
    Is Cuba Really a Triumph for Obama?22 March 2016
    38:57
  166. 174.
    Let the Judging of the Obama Administration Begin15 March 2016
    48:29
  167. 175.
    Bernie Sanders’s Campaign Is Not a Real Revolution8 March 2016
    40:51
  168. 176.
    The Future of Putin’s Russia and the Syria Dilemma1 March 2016
    34:28
  169. 177.
    Saving Syria at the 11th Hour23 February 2016
    32:07
  170. 178.
    The Tension Between Political Will and Political Power16 February 2016
    28:21
  171. 179.
    Why Is the United States More Afraid of the Islamic State Than Russia?9 February 2016
    29:16
  172. 180.
    Newscast: What Looms on the 2016 Horizon2 February 2016
    42:46
  173. 181.
    The Truth About Davos27 January 2016
    40:35
  174. 182.
    2015, in Hindsight12 January 2016
    36:05
  175. 183.
    Here’s Looking at You, 20165 January 2016
    26:34
  176. 184.
    On Trump, the GOP, and Muslim Refugees22 December 2015
    38:33
  177. 185.
    The Power of Love, Etc.15 December 2015
    38:23
  178. 186.
    Does the United States Have a Gun Problem or a Terrorism Problem?8 December 2015
    34:33
  179. 187.
    Rating the U.S. Reaction to Terrorist Attacks1 December 2015
    37:58
  180. 188.
    How Is the War on Terror Like the War on Drugs?24 November 2015
    49:35
  181. 189.
    How to Reboot America’s Global Influence17 November 2015
    40:41
  182. 190.
    Which International Architecture Rules the World?10 November 2015
    48:25
  183. 191.
    Do Your Generals Speak Economics?3 November 2015
    38:53
  184. 192.
    It’s Time the U.S. Military Reinvented Itself to Operate in the Information Age27 October 2015
    46:55
  185. 193.
    ‘We Fail Better’ Should Not Be the Motto of the U.S. Military20 October 2015
    39:40
  186. 194.
    Cyberoffense, Deterrence, and the Dawn of a New Era of War13 October 2015
    45:05
  187. 195.
    Living in the Aftermath of the Iran Deal6 October 2015
    41:56
  188. 196.
    Who’s the Most Successful One of All? Rating the World’s Leaders.29 September 2015
    35:08
  189. 197.
    If the World Is So Dangerous, How Come So Few of the 2016 Candidates Really Know Anything About It?22 September 2015
    47:57
  190. 198.
    American Power at a Crossroads14 September 2015
    36:19
  191. 199.
    Decoding the Iran Deal8 September 2015
    34:12

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