David Solimini

  • International Law on Refugees, the Space Force, and Why No One Owns the Moon

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    The Secure Line begins year two! We get a deep dive into the international law on refugees and asylum in…

  • Slow News Week

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    The President blows up the G7 meeting before heading to a backslapping good time with Kim Jung-un. And the US…

  • Magical Fantasy Lands

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    This week: Reports from the Shangri-la Dialogue, the Trump-Kim Summit approaches, the view of American democracy from outside, and we…

  • Steel Tariffs and Ferrets

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    The big story this week are the tariffs on steel and aluminum levied against some of America’s closest allies —…

  • Around the World in 38 Minutes

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    The North Korea summit seems to fall apart, Russia gets the blame for downing a passenger jet in 2014, China…

  • A Not Very Uplifting Episode

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    The team catches up on a few things that happened since last week on Iran, the likely CIA Director, and…

  • Breaking a Deal and Meeting a Kim

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    A deep dive episode to make up for skipping last week. The President broke the Iran deal for no clear…

  • Peacekeeping and Pez Dispensers

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    The President of France Visits. The future of peacekeeping. Supreme Court arguments over the Muslim Ban. Updates to previous legal…

  • Humanitarian Intervention and Mike visits Kim for Easter

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    This week we discuss the options (and legality) of humanitarian intervention in Syria, CIA Director Mike Pompeo’s secret visit to…

  • Big Picture in Syria and Big Money in Russia

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    With the possibility of military strikes against Syria on the horizon, we look into why this problem is just so…