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  • Failure to Adjust
    Failure to Adjust by Edward Alden

    Edward Alden provides a blueprint for how to keep the United States competitive in a globalized world.

  • A World in Disarray
    A World in Disarray by Richard N. Haass

    CFR President Richard Haass argues for an updated global operating system to address challenges from terrorism to climate change.

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What College-Aged Students Know About the World

Model Diplomacy

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: Power Profile: Recep Tayyip Erdogan

February 21, 2017

CFR LIVE: Power Profile: Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Watch experts discuss Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, live on Tuesday, February 21, from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. (EST).

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

  • February 17, 1979

    China invades Vietnam after weeks of border tensions, starting a three-week-long war.

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