GZERO WORLD with Ian Bremmer launches season 5 on public television | PR Newswire

New episodes of the award-winning public affairs series focus on reproductive rights, global inflation, the education crisis and the metaverse

NEW YORK, July 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Launched during a summer of seismic changes in United States, GZERO WORLD with Ian Bremer opens its fifth season with a deep dive into the future of reproductive rights in America. Host Ian Bremer acclaimed journalist interviews Emilie Bazelon, an editor for The New York Times Magazinesenior scholar at Yale Law School and co-host of the Slate podcast political gabfest. Launch of Season 5 of the award-winning weekly global affairs series nationally on public television friday july 1st (check local listings). Other expert guests this season will include the economist and former US Treasury Secretary Larry SummersUS intelligence official jen easterand data expert and whistleblower on Facebook Frances Haugen. In the New York subway station, GZERO WORLD broadcast on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. the THIRTEEN, Saturdays at 6 p.m. WLIW21, Saturdays at 7:30 a.m. on NJ PBS and is available to stream on thirteen.org/gzeroworld.

Host Ian Bremer provides insightful commentary and analysis as the world faces converging crises and the United States faces a highly polarized political environment ahead of the 2022 midterm elections. Themes and topics for this season include the cybersecurity, global inflation, war in Ukraine and its global impact, climate change and the shift away from fossil fuels, the 2022 UN General Assembly in September, the metaverse and its implications, US relations in the Middle East as President Biden visits Saudi Arabiaand the global education crisis after more than two years of the COVID-19 pandemic.

GZERO WORLD also features “Puppet Regime”, a satirical series that uses puppetry to parody world leaders from Joe BidenXi Jinping and Narendra Modi to tech titans like Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg.

Earlier this year, GZERO WORLD with Ian Bremer won three Telly Awards in the Television – General category for its episodes “K-Pop’s Korean Peninsula at Kim Jong-un,” “UN Sec-Gen: Without trust, disaster awaits” and “Afghanistan2021: Afghan & US Military Perspectives as the Last Soldier Leaves. “”Puppet Regime” also won a Telly Award in the Online – Series: Comedy category. GZERO WORLD organized topical talks with the former Prime Minister of Finland Alexander Stubbrenowned organizational psychologist and best-selling author Adam GrantUS climate envoy John Kerry, UN secretary general António Guterres, Pakistan Minister of Foreign Affairs Hina Kharand many more.

GZERO WORLDis the host, Ian Bremer, is the Chairman and Founder of Eurasia Group, the world’s leading political risk research and advisory firm, as well as GZERO Media, a company dedicated to providing intelligent and engaging coverage of international affairs. He is also a foreign affairs columnist and editor for TIME magazine. Bremmer teaches political risk at Colombia Universityand is the author of 11 books, the most recent being “The Power of Crisis: How Three Threats—and Our Response—Will Change the World.”

GZERO WORLD is produced by Alexander Sanford, Tony Maciulis and Ian Bremer for GZERO Media. Alex Gibson, Sarah Kneesand Nolan’s ticker are senior producers. Alexander Kliment is a director, screenwriter and performer for the feature film “Puppet Regime”. Steve Michael and Andrew Ross Rowe are editors and Ziyu Wu is a production assistant. The series is presented by the WNET Group. Neal Shapiro and Stephen Segaller are the executives responsible for the WNET group. Distributed nationally by US public television.

The founding founder of GZERO WORLD with Ian Bremer is the Bank of the First Republic. Additional support is provided by Jerre & Mary Joy Stead, Carnegie Corporation of New York, Prologis, Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Foundation, James and Merryl Tisch and Margot and Tom Pritzker.

About GZERO Media

GZERO Media is a company dedicated to providing audiences with intelligent and engaging coverage of global affairs. It was created in 2017 as a subsidiary of Eurasia Group, the world leader in political risk analysis. In addition to producing the national public television program GZERO World with Ian Bremer and its companion podcast, GZERO Media publishes the regular Signal newsletter, as well as daily text and video articles on gzeromedia.com and on social media.

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The WNET Group creates inspiring media content and meaningful experiences for diverse audiences nationwide. It is the community supported home of the New York one THIRTEEN – PBS’s flagship station in America – WLIW21THIRTEEN PBSKids, WLIW World and Create; NJ PBS, from New Jersey statewide public television network; from Long Island only NPR station WLIW-FM; ALL THE ARTS, the arts and culture media provider; and press room Featured New Jersey News. Through these channels and streaming platforms, the WNET Group brings arts, culture, education, news, documentaries, entertainment and DIY programs to more than five million viewers every month. WNET Group’s Award-Winning Productions Include Signature PBS Series Nature, Great performance, American masters, PBS NewsHour Weekend and Amanpour and Company and reliable local news broadcasts MetroFocus and Featured New Jersey News with Briana Vannozzi. Inspiring curiosity and nurturing dreams, WNET Group’s award-winning children’s media and education team produces the PBS KIDS series Cyberhuntinginteractive United States mission story games and resources for families, teachers and caregivers. A leading not-for-profit public media producer for nearly 60 years, WNET Group presents and distributes content that promotes lifelong learning, including cross-platform initiatives addressing poverty, employment , economic opportunity, social justice, understanding and the environment. Through Passport, station members can stream new and archived shows anytime, anywhere. The WNET Group represents the best of public media. Join us.

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American Public Television (APT) is the leading syndicator of high-quality, premium programming for the nation’s public television stations. Founded in 1961, APT distributes 250 new program titles annually and more than a third of the top 100 rated public television titles in the United States APT’s diverse catalog includes documentaries, performances, dramas, programs practices, classic films, children’s series and news and current affairs shows. Doctor MartinMidsomer Murders, Cook’s Illustrated’s American test kitchen, AfroPoP, Rick Steves’ Europe, Pacific heartbeat, by Christopher Kimball Milk Street TV, List inherited with Matthew Paxton, Lydia’s kitchen, by Kevin Belton New Orleans cuisine, Simply Ming, The best of painting pleasure with Bob Ross, Live from the artists lair, by James Patterson Kid’s Stew and NHK News are a sample of the APT’s programs, considered among the most popular on public television. APT also licenses programs internationally through its APT Worldwide service and distributes Create®TV — showcasing the best of public television’s lifestyle programming — and WORLD™, public television’s premier news, science and documentary channel. To learn more about APT’s programs and services, visit APTonline.org.

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