Middle East

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How the 2022 U.S.-Iran soccer match compares to the 1998 competition, when hope existed for renewed diplomatic ties.

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Symphony of Courage tells the story of the last students of the Afghanistan National Institute of Music to be evacuated from the country after the Taliban takeover last year.

 

CPD Senior Research Specialist Sohaela Amiri argues for strengthening people-to-people ties between LA and Tehran.

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What lessons might apply to LA and other North American cities as they prepare to host the 2026 FIFA World Cup and 2028 Summer Olympics?

 

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Season 2 of a podcast co-hosted by Nicholas J. Cull and Simon Anholt.

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Season 2 of a podcast co-hosted by Nicholas J. Cull and Simon Anholt.

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Season 2 of a podcast co-hosted by CPD Faculty Fellow Nicholas J. Cull and Good Country Index founder Simon Anholt.

Book cover: Are the Arts Essential?

CPD, the Japanese American National Museum and NYU Brademas Center will host a panel at the Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles on June 23, 2022.

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