The Next Debate

The Munk Debates

A bi-monthly interview series from The Munk Debates, featuring past and future debaters on issues and ideas driving public debate. The interviews will be published in the Saturday Globe and Mail. Full length podcasts of each interview will also be...Show More

29:24 | May 27th, 2016

In a little over twelve months Donald Trump has gone from vanity candidate to the presumptive Republican nominee for President of the United States. What explains Trump’s meteoric rise? And, what does...Show More

31:51 | Apr 8th, 2016

From quantitative easing to negative interest rates, central banks around the world have become, in the worlds of mega-investor Mohamed El-Erian, “the only game in town” when it comes to reviving econ...Show More
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25:16 | Mar 16th, 2016

Are we living in a post-revolutionary age? From the Arab Spring uprisings in the Middle East to Occupy Wall Street movement in the West, mass social movements have failed spectacularly in recent years...Show More

25:24 | Feb 5th, 2016

For weeks now financial markets have been in turmoil over whether a cooling Chinese economy will drag the world into recession. Renowned economist and Asia expert, Stephen Roach, thinks fears of a Chi...Show More

29:19 | Jan 14th, 2016

The international communities’ hopes for pushing back ISIS and ending the humanitarian crisis in Syria have been dealt a major blow by Saudi Arabia as it doubles down its regional rivalry with Iran. V...Show More
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