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By Fareed Zakaria | Join me and explore global issues and engage with diverse and unique perspectives.

Fareed's Take: Defeating ISIS after Mosul - CNN Video


Crisis of the Conservative Intellectual

Images via AP<p>BY: <br>October 21, 2016 5:00 am<p>A few years before he became president, Ronald Reagan appeared on <i>Firing Line</i>. The topic of the January 13, …

On GPS: Why Putin dislikes Hillary Clinton - CNN Video


On GPS: Do good business skills help in the White House? - CNN Video


GPS Web Extra: Goldman Sachs CEO on contingency planning

Lloyd Blankfein defends against criticism that the bank outsmarted the financial system: "We were not in speculation mode; we were in risk management mode."

Goldman Sachs

GPS Web Extra: Why WikiLeaks hacks haven't hurt Clinton

The Guardian's David Smith says recent WikiLeaks hacks contain more "beltway gossip" than "smoking gun," and so have been overshadowed by Trump scandals.


GPS Web Extra: Blankfein on regulation of the big banks

Goldman Sachs CEO tells Fareed that "in general, [financial] regulation is good" but that "more isn't necessarily better."


GPS Web Extra: Staffing a Trump administration

Hundreds of Republicans have signed petitions saying they will not work for Trump. Evan Osnos digs in to the dilemma they would face if Trump wins.


On GPS: How would a President Trump govern? - CNN Video


Blankfein: 'People should feel better' about economy - CNN Video


Populism on the March

Donald Trump’s admirers and critics would probably agree on one thing: he is different. One of his chief Republican supporters, Newt Gingrich, …

Why Trump’s ‘sneak attacks’ won’t defeat the Islamic State

The battle for Mosul will soon demonstrate that the key to success against the Islamic State is not that Washington should have surprised itor “bombed the hell” out of it. About 100,000 coalition forces are involved in helping to liberate the city, backed by formidable U.S. air power. They will …

Middle East

On GPS: Bill Maher for President? - CNN Video


What in the World: What Americans want for U.S. role abroad - CNN Video


Fareed Zakaria: The world is 'freaking out' over the US election

This week, we’re joined by CNN’s Fareed Zakaria and former ambassador Ronald E Neumann to talk about the international reaction to the …


Fareed's Take: The Republican Party is dying - CNN Video


The Populist Explosion: How the Great Recession Transformed American and European Politics Paperback – October 5, 2016

The GOP is history. What about the country?

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Republican establishment could have stopped Trump but instead surrendered to him months, perhaps years, ago. When they want to criticize opponents for being weak-kneed, Republicans often recall Neville Chamberlain and his policy of appeasing Adolf Hitler. And yet that is exactly the …

Republican Party

A debate: Should the government pay its citizens?

Amidst fears that machines will create job loss, some advocate for governments to issue checks to all citizens. On GPS, a debate on a universal basic income.


Maher's fear about what Trump will do if he loses

Bill Maher tells Fareed why he worries Trump will be "the Che Guevara of deplorables" if he loses the election. Would his defeat spark more unrest?


Bill Maher on Hillary Clinton's demeanor

What would Hillary Clinton be like as a president? Maher tells Fareed why she seems guarded, but is really a "government nerd" and a "centrist."

Bill Maher

The GOP is history. What about the country?

Politics is an enduring feature of human life, but political parties are mortal. This week we watched the beginning of the end of one of the United States’ great, illustrious parties. The Republican Party, as we knew it, is dying.<p>The death of a party is not so unusual. Scholars divide U.S. history …

Washington Post

Last Look: Regretful referendums - CNN Video


Barack Obama: Now Is the Greatest Time to Be Alive

When WIRED asked me to guest-edit the November issue, I didn’t hesitate. I know it’s the height of election season, and I happen to have a day job …