Tug of War

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Publisher:
CNN

Tug of War

5.0/5

Critic Rating

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On Tug of War, CNN’s Chief International Correspondent Clarissa Ward travels to some of the most volatile corners of the world to document the greatest power struggles of our time. In countries where democracy is in its dying days, Clarissa shares on the ground reports from ordinary citizens who are risking their lives to fight for freedom. Hear a first-hand account from the streets of Afghanistan as the Taliban takes control, meet the daring activist challenging Putin’s political reign in Russia, and learn how organizers in Myanmar use hand gestures to signal solidarity.Tug of War. Stories of resi...


Critic Reviews

Score: 5

Lauren Passell - Podcast The Newsletter - Oct 25, 2021

"Hearing this pulse-pounding audio takes understanding the toppling of the Taliban to another level, and gives you the slightest idea what it would feel like to watch your freedom vanish all around you...it’s not just the story of the people of Kabul, it’s about the journalists, both foreign and not, risking their lives to bring these stories to us up close. And in Tug of War, they feel very close."

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