July 22, 2009

Rapper Feud Mirrors World Politics

July 22, 2009 - CNAS Non-Resident Senior Fellow Marc Lynch speaks to NPR's Morning Edition about the similarities between the rap world and the dynamics of world politics. "The way that rappers compete with each other — this is soft power," said Lynch. "This is the way you try and make a reputation, try and get what you want, and you have to do it through this very intricate series of alliances."

The full interview is available here.