Radio: World Affairs Report

Did you miss an event? Would you like to hear more from one of the Council’s speakers? Tune in to the World Affairs Report! Each weekend, the World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh hosts a half-hour conversation on global issues. The World Affairs Report airs on KQV News Radio AM 1410 on Saturdays at 2:30 p.m. and Sundays at 10:30 a.m.

Upcoming Interviews:

Conversation with Luis Van Fossen Bravo – Brazil’s Political Crisis

June 10 (2:30 p.m.) and June 11 (10:30 a.m.)

This half-hour radio program will feature Luis Van Fossen Bravo from the Center for Latin American Studies at the University of Pittsburgh, discussing Brazil’s current political crisis.

Cybersecurity: National Events and Policy Dilemmas

Broadcast date TBD

This half-hour radio program will feature Dr. Bill Scherlis discussing the recent global cyber attack, as well as attacks associated with elections in the US, France, and Germany; recent thefts of sovereign wealth; device-based attacks that shut down banking attacks; and attacks on power grids. He will identify some of the policy challenges that have thwarted progress in preventing such cyber attacks.