Power 3.0 | Authoritarian Resurgence, Democratic Resilience

Power 3.0 | Authoritarian Resurgence, Democratic Resilience


Latest Episodes

Investigating Transnational Kleptocracy: A Conversation with Miranda Patrucic
December 03, 2019

In this episode of the Power 3.0 podcast, featured guest Miranda Patrucic discusses how the cross-border networking of investigative journalists can be an effective tool for countering the challenge of modern transnational kleptocracy by following the ...

Demystifying Deepfakes: A Conversation with Sam Gregory
November 21, 2019

In this episode of the Power 3.0 podcast, featured guest Sam Gregory discusses how synthetic media produced by artificial intelligence, often referred to as “deepfakes,” may soon be used by malicious actors to undermine democracy—and how civil society ...

Countering Kleptocracy from the Inside Out: A Conversation with Tutu Alicante
November 14, 2019

In this episode of the Power 3.0 podcast, featured guest Tutu Alicante discusses the transnational elements of Equatorial Guinea’s kleptocracy, including its impact on regional and international institutions,

Disinformation in the Global Arena: A Conversation with Peter Pomerantsev
October 22, 2019

In this episode of the Power 3.0 podcast, featured guest Peter Pomerantsev discusses how changes in the modern information environment have been exploited by malign actors and facilitated the spread of disinformation around the world.

Democracy and the Tech Revolution: A Conversation with Marietje Schaake
October 08, 2019

In this episode of the Power 3.0 podcast, featured guest Marietje Schaake discusses why democracy and human rights matter for the development and application of emerging technologies and offers ideas for identifying and establishing democratic governan...

Dictators in Moneyland: A Conversation with Oliver Bullough
September 26, 2019

In this episode of the Power 3.0 podcast, featured guest Oliver Bullough discusses how transnational kleptocracy—the process by which illicit money is stolen in one location, laundered through anonymous off-shore vehicles,

Contextualizing China’s Corrosive Capital: A Conversation with Martin Hala
August 15, 2019

In this episode of the Power 3.0 podcast, featured guest Martin Hala discusses the impact of China's economic and political investments in the Czech Republic and elsewhere in Central and Eastern Europe, revealing these investments' surprising ability t...

China’s Technology-Enhanced Authoritarianism: A Conversation with Samantha Hoffman
June 27, 2019

In this episode of the Power 3.0 podcast, featured guest Samantha Hoffman discusses how China’s authorities, driven by a preemptive concern for managing state security, are employing new technologies to augment authoritarianism,

Social Media and Risks to Digital Freedom: A Conversation with Ronald J. Deibert
April 16, 2019

In this episode of the Power 3.0 podcast, featured guest Ronald J. Deibert discusses the dramatic shift in perceptions of social media, which principally have been seen as providing space for free expression, democratic mobilization,

Digital Authoritarianism: A Conversation with Alina Polyakova
March 26, 2019

In this episode of the Power 3.0 podcast, featured guest Alina Polyakova discusses how authoritarian regimes have bet big on technology—including social media manipulation as well as new applications of artificial intelligence—as a tool to control poli...