Episode 12: A Myanmar Explainer and Tillerson Walks Into the Senate Buzzsaw

Episode 12: A Myanmar Explainer and Tillerson Walks Into the Senate Buzzsaw
September 14, 2017 David Solimini

Show Notes

GOPers in the Senate do not look kindly on attempts to cut diplomacy and development. We talk about two stories, what they mean, and why one idea to reform USAID might be worth considering. Then we take the time to walk through the crisis in Myanmar: What’s happening and the tensions in how policymakers think about responding to the ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya. The show closes with three things to keep an eye on in the next month.