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  • A Great Place to Have a War
    A Great Place to Have a War by Joshua Kurlantzick

    The definitive account of the secret war in the tiny Southeast Asian nation of Laos.

  • The Man Who Knew
    The Man Who Knew by Sebastian Mallaby

    This award-winning biography explores Alan Greenspan's life and legacy and tells the story of the making of modern finance.

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In Memoriam

David Rockefeller

CFR’s Honorary Chairman David Rockefeller passed away on March 20 at age 101. Read more

What College-Aged Students Know About the World

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CFR and the National Geographic Society surveyed 18-to-26-year-olds on what they know about the world. See the results and take a quiz!

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CFR LIVE: A Conversation With Nikki Haley

March 29, 2017

CFR LIVE: A Conversation With Nikki Haley

Watch Nikki Haley discuss the United States’ goals for its term as president of the UN Security Council in April, live on Wednesday, March 29, from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m. (EDT).

Introducing: Model Diplomacy

Model Diplomacy

Model Diplomacy is a free simulation of the National Security Council that teaches college and high school students the challenges of shaping and implementing foreign policy. Learn more

On This Day

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  • March 28, 1939

    General Francisco Franco’s rebel forces capture Madrid, ending a three-year siege of the city and Spain’s republican government.

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