The son of former Soviet Prime Minister Nikita Khrushchev will join us to talk about the Cold War, the Cuban Missile Crisis, Sputnik, Russia after Putin and the current state of the relationship between Russia and the U.S.
Dr. Sergei Khrushchev – Son of former Soviet Prime Minister Nikita Khrushchev and Senior Fellow, Watson Institute of International Studies, Brown University.
The fireworks of a historic election and a memorable inauguration have passed and now it’s time for the Obama administration to get to work. The to-do list is massive and we’ll look at how President Obama will choose which major issues to tackle first. He has inherited two wars and a struggling economy. Our panel of experts will discuss how the President will spend his first 100 days.
Dr. Scott Huffmon – Assoc. Professor, Political Science at Winthrop University
Dr. Michael Bitzer – Assoc. Professor, History & Politics at Catawba College
Dr. Eric Heberlig – Assoc. Professor, Political Science at UNC Charlotte