Rio’s Post Olympic Political Games – Brian Winter

Rio’s Post Olympic Political Games – Brian Winter

-Sophia Zimmerman The World Affairs Council of Houston had the pleasure of Brian Winter speaking about the political climate in Brazil post Olympics. Mr. Winter is the Editor-in-chief for Americas Quarterly, Vice President for policy at American Society, the council...
MBS: The Rise to Power of Mohammed bin Salman

MBS: The Rise to Power of Mohammed bin Salman

-Terre Camille Mohammed Bin Salman’s rise to power began way before he took power in 2015. TO this day, Saudi Arabia is one of the only monarchies still active today. Utilizing terms such as King and Prince, Saudi Arabia chose to maintain a sedentary lifestyle,...
Refugees in America: Mariel Sanchez from PAIR Houston

Refugees in America: Mariel Sanchez from PAIR Houston

– by Faith Potter Did you know that there are about 79.5 million displaced people around the world with 26 million of them being refugees trying to flee daily discrimination? The World Affairs Council of Houston had the pleasure of interviewing Mariel Sanchez...
Energy, Climate & The Clash of Nations

Energy, Climate & The Clash of Nations

Written By: Ishika Bhatia  The Unconventional Revolution covers a broad scope of unconventional oil resources. In “The New Map” by Daniel Yergin, we are introduced to a multitude of ideas describing how this revolution was able to impact the U.S. economy as well as...