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  • How America Stacks Up
    How America Stacks Up by Edward Alden and Rebecca Strauss

    Through insightful analysis and engaging graphics, How America Stacks Up explores economic competitiveness and U.S. policy.

  • State Capitalism
    State Capitalism by Joshua Kurlantzick

    Joshua Kurlantzick offers the sharpest analysis yet of what state capitalism’s emergence means for democratic politics around the world.

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!

Campaign 2016

Foreign policy is central to the 2016 election. View CFR's interactive guide to the candidates' positions on a range of issues.

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CFR LIVE: HBO What to Do About Venezuela

October 27, 2016

CFR LIVE: HBO What to Do About Venezuela

Watch experts discuss U.S. policy options toward Venezuela, live on Thursday, October 27, from 12:30 to 1:45 p.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

  • "Not a single Western war criminal has been indicted."

    —Gambia Information Minister Sheriff Bojang, on withdrawing from the ICC.

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  • October 26, 1979

    South Korean President Park Chung-hee is assassinated by the head of the Korean Central Intelligence Agency.

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