I’m in the middle of reading Fareed Zakaria’s latest book, The Post-American World. Obama is reading the book too. My attention is focused not only on the excitement of national U.S. politics but equally with the current state of geopolitics. Zakaria is an excellent tour guide when it comes to geopolitics and foreign issues. So It’s good to know that he has a new program on CNN called Fareed Zakaria GPS (Global Public Square).
"Fareed Zakaria GPS is an hour-long program that takes a
comprehensive look at foreign affairs and the policies shaping our
world. Every week we bring you an in-depth interview with a world
leader, as well as a panel of international analysts who examine the
major global developments of the week. As always, Fareed’s emphasis is
on new ideas and innovative approaches to solving the world’s toughest
I missed the pilot episode but the video is available online. You can watch it here. The first interview is with Tony Blair talking about faith, religion, globalization, and his conversion to Catholicism. Nice. Not only that. The roundtable discussion is very insightful too. This new show looks informative, intelligent, substantial, worldcentric, and very promising.