War & Conflict Resolution

Getting to Yes in Colombia – Featuring William Ury

Mediation master William Ury, of getting to yes fame, provides an inside account of the the peace deal that ended colombia’s civil war. The talks began with a high-risk secret move deep in the jungle…

Saying No To The Pope feat. Michelangelo and William Ury

Master mediator William Ury dissects Michelangelo’s 500 year old letter to the Pope, a powerful example of how saying No can lead to a wiser Yes. The letter, recently circulated by the…

Emma Sky

ISIS Briefing feat. Emma Sky

British Mideast expert Emma Sky went to Iraq in 2003 on a mission to help the Iraqi people. She was greeted by an assassination attempt. And then…

Ishmael Beah: Former Child Soldier

Beah’s best-selling memoir led a NY Times reviewer to wonder “how anyone comes through such unrelenting ghastliness and horror with his humanity and sanity intact.” This conversation provides some answers.


Michael Schulder: From a Researcher at ABC News; To a Writer at The MacNeil-Lehrer Newshour on PBS; To my five years as a Writer for Peter Jennings at ABC World News Tonight; And 17 years as a Senior Executive Producer at CNN.


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