The Cable

By The Institute of Current World Affairs

The Cable with Gregory Feifer - saving democracy one podcast at a time! We address the threats to democracy in Europe and the transatlantic relationship, with a particular focus on backsliding countries in Central Europe.

  1. 1.
    Why Leonid Volkov is optimistic about Russia's future
    27:53
  2. 2.
    Transatlantic trends
    46:11
  3. 3.
    Can the transatlantic alliance recover?
    41:31
  4. 4.
    Russian-Czech relations blow up, but for how long?
    30:30
  5. 5.
    Domestic extremism spreads its wings
    32:22
  6. 6.
    Repression in Russia
    48:22
  7. 7.
    Congress and advancing democracy at home and abroad
    33:22
  8. 8.
    Crisis in Georgia
    37:49
  1. 9.
    Who's afraid of Alexei Navalny?
    28:20
  2. 10.
    The future of the transatlantic alliance
    28:21
  3. 11.
    Kleptocracy and its discontents
    32:39
  4. 12.
    We need to talk about Russia
    22:03
  5. 13.
    Belarus protests: Art and innovation
    27:08
  6. 14.
    Revolution in Belarus
    33:58
  7. 15.
    Digital transatlantic alliance
    24:18
  8. 16.
    What do Europeans think of America now?
    27:21
  9. 17.
    Russia under Putin's constitution
    22:45
  10. 18.
    Covid-19, disinformation and transatlantic democracy
    25:42
  11. 19.
    Poland's ghost election
    31:03
  12. 20.
    Politics in the pandemic: Russia and Turkey
    22:03
  13. 21.
    Coronavirus in the age of mass protests
    25:47
  14. 22.
    Returning democracy and human rights to foreign policy
    24:33
  15. 23.
    Election 2020
    25:56
  16. 24.
    Poland on the brink
    29:58
  17. 25.
    Slovakia at the crossroads
    19:53
  18. 26.
    Transatlantic parliamentary diplomacy
    24:13
  19. 27.
    Radio Free Europe Redux
    21:50
  20. 28.
    Foreign policy constituency building
    21:12
  21. 29.
    The Velvet Revolution 30 years on
    20:26
  22. 30.
    The fall of the Berlin Wall 30 years on
    28:56
  23. 31.
    Anti-Semitism on the rise
    26:18
  24. 32.
    Turkey's political landscape
    30:12
  25. 33.
    Poland and Hungary go to the polls
    25:58
  26. 34.
    What makes Putin run?
    24:05
  27. 35.
    Ill Winds
    24:32
  28. 36.
    The Kremlin cracks down
    25:31
  29. 37.
    The Kremlin kleptocracy
    21:18
  30. 38.
    Creating change
    26:47
  31. 39.
    Belarus and the Kremlin
    33:20
  32. 40.
    Moldova's new era
    20:00
  33. 41.
    Poland and the press
    31:50
  34. 42.
    Hungary for All
    26:51
  35. 43.
    Europe goes to the polls
    23:27
  36. 44.
    Ukraine’s Future
    31:08
  37. 45.
    The press under attack
    25:44
  38. 46.
    Split identities: Public opinion among young people in Central Europe
    30:14
  39. 47.
    Confronting the Kremlin in Eastern Europe
    27:42
  40. 48.
    Congress and Citizen Diplomacy
    21:57
  41. 49.
    NATO at 70
    29:24
  42. 50.
    Ukraine's Challenge
    30:27

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