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FT Alphachat

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Alphachat is the conversational podcast about business and economics produced by the Financial Times in New York. Each week, FT hosts and guests delve into a new theme, with more wonkiness, humour and irreverence than you'll find anywhere else


Anne-Marie Slaughter, President Xi's visit to the US, and the internet in Cuba

In this episode of Alphachat, Cardiff Garcia previews an interview
with Anne-Marie Slaughter about her newly released book, Unfinished
Business, on gender equality in the workplace and at home. Shannon
Bond calls in from Washington to explain how the visit to the US of
President Xi Jinping of China was eclipsed in US media by coverage of
Pope Francis, Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin. Finally, author Emily
Parker stops by to discuss the political and societal implications of
expanding internet access in Cuba. For information regarding your data privacy, visit

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