Reflecting on the End of the Cold War

Founding Co-Director of LSE IDEAS Professor Michael Cox explains why it's important to look at the events of 1989 in order to understand contemporary international issues. Watch on YouTube

Towards a Global History of the Cold War in Latin America

Dr Tanya Harmer discusses her research and the need for a global history of the Cold War in Latin America. Watch on YouTube.

Greece and Europe

In the context of the Eurozone crisis, many have questioned the rationale behind the decision to let Greece join the European Economic Community (EEC). Dr Eirini Karamouzi discusses this issue and her book Greece, the EEC and the Cold War, 1974-1979. The Second Enlargement. Watch on YouTube.

Why we are not in the midst of a new Cold War

On the eve of the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, Mikhail Gorbachev warned that the world is in the midst of a new Cold War. In an interview with CNN, Deputy Head of the Cold War Studies Programme Dr Luc-André Brunet explains why this is not the case. Watch on

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