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  • Mayor Pete Buttigieg, in conversation with Judy Woodruff

    Writers Bloc and the Los Angeles World Affairs Council & Town Hall present former Presidential Candidate and Mayor of South Bend, Pete Buttigieg. Discussing his new book "Trust," Buttigieg argues we need to foster an “American way of trust” at this painfully polarized juncture in US politics. The discussion is moderated by broadcast journalist, Judy Woodruff, who is the anchor and managing editor of the PBS NewsHour. She has covered politics and other news for five decades at NBC, CNN and PBS.
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  • Addressing COVID-19 in Italy: A Conversation with the Italian Consul General

    On this livestream, the Italian Consul General to Los Angeles Silvia Chiave breaks down the current state of COVID-19 in Italy. She also offers what the early onslaught of Coronavirus in Italy teach other countries who are now only starting to deal with the novel virus. Listen for a window into what’s happening on the ground in Italy and what key takeaways the Italian experience can provide to Angelenos and the global community.

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  • Global Responses to COVID-19: A conversation with the Consuls of Canada & South Korea

    This livestream between the Los Angeles World Affairs Council & Town Hall and the World Trade Center Los Angeles broadened the forum on business and trade to include the international perspectives of Canada and South Korea. The discussion hosted the Consul and Senior Trade Commissioner at the Canadian Consulate Thierry Weissenburger, the Consul at South Korean Consulate Taehoon Ku, and was moderated by President of the World Trade Center Los Angeles Stephen Cheung. These global leaders analyzed the responses to COVID-19 taken by their respective governments broadly, and honed in on how Canada and South Korea are dealing with testing, treating COVID-19 patients, and mitigating economic damages to both businesses and individuals.

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