Better Know The Paris Climate Agreement

The Paris agreement that was adopted on December 12 was a triumph of diplomacy. It is also a affirmation of idealism in international relations -- that the anarchy of the international system can be transce...

Episode 91: Lee Hamilton

Lee Hamilton was a member of the United States Congress from 1965 to 1999, and in the entirety of his 34 years in Congress he served on the House Foreign Affairs Committee, eventually becoming the committee...

After Paris: Now Comes the Hard Part

A climate deal has been struck! On Saturday evening, French Foreign minister Laurent Fabius clanged his gavel and the Paris Agreement entered into force. Now, countries have to actually put into place the mecha...