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Amanpour is CNN International's flagship global affairs interview program hosted by Chief International Correspondent Christiane Amanpour.

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Amanpour is CNN International's flagship global affairs interview program hosted by Chief International Correspondent Christiane Amanpour.

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312 Ratings
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Excellent productions

By Cindoc - Oct 27 2019
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The pros pro! Not sure if I want to listen as pod or via PBS but nice to have either option.

Soothing and non hysterical

By HUNTER RUNNETTE - Aug 20 2019
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A perfect end of day podcast.... smart!!!!

iTunes Ratings

312 Ratings
Average Ratings
202
30
14
9
57

Excellent productions

By Cindoc - Oct 27 2019
Read more
The pros pro! Not sure if I want to listen as pod or via PBS but nice to have either option.

Soothing and non hysterical

By HUNTER RUNNETTE - Aug 20 2019
Read more
A perfect end of day podcast.... smart!!!!
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Amanpour

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Amanpour is CNN International's flagship global affairs interview program hosted by Chief International Correspondent Christiane Amanpour.

Rank #1: Amanpour: Mariana Mazzucato, Sally Wainwright, Suranne Jones, Ray Dalio and John Ochsendorf

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Mariana Mazzucato, author of "The Value of Everything" joins Christiane Amanpour in London to discuss the Green New Deal and the need for bold economic initiatives. Sally Wainwright and Suranne Jones talk about their new series, "Gentleman Jack" and the legacy of Anne Lister. Ray Dalio, the Founder of Bridgewater Associates, talks to our Walter Isaacson about the widening wealth gap. John Ochsendorf, Professor of Architecture at MIT, discusses the rebuilding of the Notre-Dame Cathedral. via Knit

Apr 26 2019

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Rank #2: Amanpour: Pete Buttigieg, Emma Sky and Sunita Puri

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Mayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, Indiana joins Christiane Amanpour to discuss reforming the Supreme Court, coming out as gay while in office and his 2020 Presidential run. Emma Sky, author of "In a Time of Monsters", talks about her experiences in Iraq and Syria and her time serving as a political adviser to the top U.S. General in Iraq. Our Alicia Menendez sits down with Physician and Author Sunita Puri to talk about her book "That Good Night" and her work in palliative care. via Knit

Mar 06 2019

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Rank #3: Amanpour: Walter E. Dellinger, Jeffrey Toobin, Abigail Disney, Eimhear O'Neill and Alyssa Mastromonaco

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Walter E. Dellinger, the former U.S. Solicitor General, and Jeffrey Toobin, the former U.S. Federal Prosecutor, join Christiane Amanpour to discuss the conclusion of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into the Trump campaign. Abigail Disney, the Executive Producer of the PBS documentary series "Women, War and Peace" and Eimhear O'Neill, the Director of "Wave Goodbye to Dinosaurs" talk about women getting a seat at the table in peace negotiations. Our Michel Martin sits down with Alyssa Mastromonaco, the former Obama White House Deputy Chief of Staff to discuss being a woman in the White House and her new book "So Here's the Thing..." via Knit

Mar 25 2019

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Rank #4: Amanpour: Helen Prejean, Rob Schenck and Crawford Allan

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Sister Helen Prejean, author of "River of Fire", talks about providing dignity to death row inmates in their last moments. Her religiosity and kindness inspired the Oscar winning film "Dead Man Walking". Our Michel Martin sits down with Reverend Rob Schenck, evangelical minister and author of "My Words Led to Violence. Now Trump's Are Too". Schenck was a prominent figure in an aggressive anti-abortion movement, whose words led to the fatal shooting of a doctor; after years of soul searching, he warns of the very real dangers of hate-filled rhetoric. Crawford Allan, senior director at WWF and TRAFFIC Wildlife Crime Initiative, explains the illegal cheetah trade and why their numbers are dwindling in the wild. via Knit

Aug 16 2019

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Rank #5: Amanpour: Chris Coons, Chris Ruddy, Bing Liu, Shawn Snyder and Matthew Broderick

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Senator Chris Coons of Delaware joins Christiane Amanpour in London to discuss the national emergency. Chris Ruddy, CEO of Newsmax Media and close friend of Trump, talks about the President's mindset as he faces criticism of his methods to get the border wall funds. Director Bing Lui discusses his film "Minding the Gap". Our Hari Sreenivasan sits down with Director Shawn Snyder and Actor Matthew Broderick to talk about "To Dust". via Knit

Feb 18 2019

55mins

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Rank #6: Amanpour: David Wallace-Wells, James Spader, and Jason Rezaian

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David Wallace-Wells, the author of "The Uninhabitable Earth" joins Christiane Amanpour to discuss why it's time to panic about climate change. Our Hari Sreenivasan sits down with actor James Spader to discuss "The Blacklist." Jason Rezaian, the American-Iranian journalist, discusses his experience in Evin Prison in Tehran. via Knit

Mar 01 2019

55mins

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Rank #7: Amanpour: Karen Armstrong, Brendan Simms and Sukhinder Singh Cassidy

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Karen Armstrong, former nun and religious scholar, joins Christiane Amanpour to discuss penning her new book "The Lost Art of Scripture." She's reflects on her extraordinary life and interpretation of religion. Brendan Simms, historian and author of "Hitler: A Global Biography," delves into both Hitler's rise to power in the thirties and the dangerous increase in nationalism and anti-Semitism we are seeing creep back into the world today. Our Hari Sreenivasan sits down with Sukhinder Singh Cassidy, president of StubHub and founder of theBoardlist, to discuss the importance of diversity and structural reform of corporate America. via Knit

Nov 02 2019

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Rank #8: Amanpour: Bob Iger and Martin Kemp

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Bob Iger, the CEO and Chairman of the Walt Disney Company, sits down with Christiane Amanpour in New York for a frank conversation about his career and his new book, "The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons Learned from 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Company." Martin Kemp, Emeritus Research Professor in the History of Art at Oxford University and the author of "Leonardo by Leonardo," talks to our Walter Isaacson about 500th anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci's death. via Knit

Sep 30 2019

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Rank #9: Amanpour: Robert Blecker, Ruth Friedman, Gideon Raff, Daniel and Nikole Hannah-Jones

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Robert Blecker, Professor at New York Law School and Ruth Friedman, an Attorney representing a man scheduled for execution, join Christiane Amanpour to debate the Trump administration's decision to reinstate the federal death penalty. Gideon Raff, the Director of "The Red Sea Diving Resort" and Daniel, a Mossad agent involved in "Operation Brothers" talk about the real life story behind the gripping film. Our Walter Isaacson talks to New York Times Magazine journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones about how segregation and racial injustice still impact the American education system. via Knit

Aug 02 2019

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Rank #10: Amanpour: Pedro Noguera, Nate Bowling, Harry Edwards and Gillian Anderson

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Pedro Noguera, a Professor of Education at UCLA and Nate Bowling, 2016 Washington State Teacher of the Year, join Christiane Amanpour to discuss the ongoing teacher strikes across the country. Our Michel Martin talks to Harry Edwards, the author, Sociologist and Civil Rights activist about activism in sport. Actress Gillian Anderson of X-Files fame discusses her latest Netflix series "Sex Education", her role in the new production of "All About Eve" and her battle with sexism. via Knit

Feb 22 2019

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Rank #11: Amanpour: Norman Ornstein, Robert Reich, Cynthia Erivo, Leslie Odom and Ocean Vuong

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Norman Ornstein, congressional scholar at the American Enterprise Institute joins Christiane Amanpour to to give his take on President Trump's behavior in the last few months, just as the House votes to proceed with the formal impeachment process. Robert Reich, former U.S. Labor Secretary, discusses the raging wild fires in California and the complex causes behind them. Cynthia Erivo, actor in "Harriet", and Leslie Odom, Jr., her co-star in the film, reflect on what it was like to delve into the outstanding life of Harriet Tubman, the slave who led her people to freedom. Michel Martin sits down with Ocean Vuong, author of "On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous," to talk about the debut novel that earned him six weeks on the New York Times best-seller list this year. via Knit

Oct 31 2019

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Rank #12: Amanpour: Matteo Salvini, Sienna Miller, Doris Kearns Goodwin

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Matteo Salvini, Italy's Deputy Prime Minister and leader of the populist group Northern League, talks to Christiane Amanpour about the EU, immigration and climate change. Sienna Miller, the British-American actress, opens up about the making of her new film "American Woman" and life in the public eye. Our Walter Isaacson speaks with Pulitzer-prize winning historian Doris Kearns Goodwin. via Knit

Jun 14 2019

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Rank #13: Amanpour: Robert Caro, Ayelet Gundar-Goshen and Emilio Estevez

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In this episode we take a look back at some of our favourite interviews this year. Renowned biographer Robert Caro joins Christiane Amanpour in New York to discuss his career and his latest book "Working". Israeli author and psychologist Ayelet Gundar-Goshen discusses the power of propaganda and the recent election in Israel. Our Alicia Menendez talks to actor and director Emilio Estevez about his latest film, "The Public." via Knit

May 31 2019

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Rank #14: Amanpour: William Cohen, Antonio Banderas and Zanny Minton Beddoes

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William Cohen, former U.S. Defense Secretary, joins Christiane Amanpour to discuss how politicians on both sides of the aisle need to put country before party as they evaluate evidence in the impeachment inquiry. Antonio Banderas, the iconic actor from "The Mask of Zorro" and "Shrek," opens up about taking on a very different role in "Pain and Glory." Our Walter Isaacson sits down with Zanny Minton Beddoes, editor-in-chief of The Economist, to talk about what the Brexit vote really represents. via Knit

Oct 30 2019

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Rank #15: Amanpour: Mitt Romney, Chris Murphy, Bill Weld and Neha Narula

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Republican Senator Mitt Romney and Democratic Senator Chris Murphy join Christiane Amanpour from Washington D.C. to discuss their bipartisan trip to the Middle East and the growing tensions between the U.S. and Iran. Bill Weld, the only Republican challenging President Trump in the 2020 election talks about why he decided to run. Our Hari Sreenivasan talks to Neha Narula, the Director of the Digital Currency Initiative at the MIT Media Lab, about the future of cryptocurrencies. via Knit

May 08 2019

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Rank #16: Amanpour: Hamid Baeidinejad, Bill Burns, Nathan Law and Tracy K. Smith

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Hamid Baeidinejad, Iranian Ambassador to the U.K., joins Christiane Amanpour for an exclusive interview after President Trump accuses Iran of attacking ships in the Gulf. Bill Burns, former U.S. Deputy Secretary of State, gives his take on the escalating tensions between the U.S. and Iran. Nathan Law, former Legislative Councillor and founding chair of Demosisto, talks about why protesters in Hong Kong are refusing to back down until Chief Executive of Hong Kong Carrie Lam resigns. Our Walter Isaacson sits down with Tracy K. Smith, the 22nd Poet Laureate of the United States, to discuss America's troubled racial history, as well as her own family history. via Knit

Jun 17 2019

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Rank #17: Amanpour: John Browne, Angelique Kidjo and Marc Brackett

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John Browne, former CEO of BP, joins Christiane Amanpour in New York to discuss the oil industry and climate change. Singer Angelique Kidjo talks about her childhood in Benin and her new album "Celia". Our Michel Martin is joined by Marc Brackett, Director of the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence, who explains why children should be taught to recognize emotions. via Knit

Sep 06 2019

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Rank #18: Amanpour: Stephen Daldry, Ammar Haj Ahmad, Terence Ward and Karla Welch

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Director Stephen Daldry and actor Ammar Haj Ahmad join Christiane Amanpour from New York to discuss portraying the humanity of the Calais refugee camp in their play, "The Jungle" and Ammar's personal experience as a Syrian refugee. Terence Ward talks about Wahhabism, the House of Saud and his new book "The Wahhabi Code: How the Saudis Spread Extremism Globally." Our Alicia Menendez talks to Stylist Karla Welch about her political take on fashion and her recent collaboration with Levi's. via Knit

Dec 21 2018

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Rank #19: Amanpour: Dr. Mahamed Hashi, Mikey Davis, Laurie Halse Anderson and Matthew Walker

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Dr. Mahamed Hashi, a youth worker and co-founder of the Brixton Soup Kitchen in London and Mikey Davis, a Program Specialist at Cure Violence in Chicago join Christiane Amanpour to discuss knife crime. Our Alicia Menendez talks to author Laurie Halse Anderson about her new book "Shout" and how she believes rape culture is getting worse. Matthew Walker, the neuroscience and author of "Why We Sleep" discusses why our lives depend on sleep. via Knit

Mar 14 2019

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