Full story - October 20, 2016
Support for Israel is stronger among American evangelicals than it is even among American Jews.
Full story - October 07, 2016
Former Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni
Last month, America Abroad spoke with former Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni, to discuss the relationship with the US and the stagnated peace process. The settlement issue came up quickly.
Full episode - October 06, 2016
"Public Opinion about Israel in America is similar to what physicists say about the universe, it’s expanding and contracting at the same time." (Michael Oren, Israel's former ambassador to the US)
Full episode - September 07, 2016
Town hall recording at WNYC's Greene Space
America Abroad collaborates with The Takeaway for an international town hall in front of live audiences in New York, Berlin and Cairo. A New York-based panel discusses topics including from international trade and the economy, the threat of terrorism and instability in the Middle East, and how the world sees the role of American leadership in international affairs.
Full story - August 30, 2016
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin meets U. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
The role of Russians in this US election is certainly something we haven't seen in a generation — and the accusations of tampering may actually be unprecedented.
Full story - August 17, 2016
Oded Gur-Ariel grew up having to keep an important secret: That his father an Israli spy.
Oded Gur-Arie was not yet 13 years old when he found out his father was not like most other dads.
Full story - August 04, 2016
Yuri Gripas
The agency’s effort to improve diversity isn’t about political correctness — it’s about results. But there isn't a straightforward solution.
Full story - July 26, 2016
A Belgian soldier
The push to improve intelligence agencies has generally followed three lines of thought: 1) Better centralize intelligence gathering 2)Increasing the sharing of information and 2) Upgrading the state’s ability to conduct surveillance and wiretapping.
Full story - July 14, 2016
Evidence entered into the record of Ross Ulbricht's Federal trial in the U.S. Southern District Court of New York, depicting 9 fake IDs Ulbricht purchased for himself from the Silk Road marketplace.
The 2013 bust of the world’s biggest drug website may be a playbook to get around strong crypto.
Full story - July 13, 2016
Matthew Rhys as Philip Jennings in the FX show "The Americans."
A recent espionage arrest in California has echoes of past, more successful incidents of spying against the United State, and is also another indication that even as espionage has become more technologically sophisticated, some of the oldest rules of the profession still hold true.