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U.S. Immigration Policy
Thursday, April 23
4:00 to 5:00 p.m. (ET)
Edward Alden, Bernard L. Schwartz Senior Fellow, CFR; Director, CFR-sponsored Independent Task Force on Immigration
Richard D. Land, President, Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission, Southern Baptist Convention; Member, CFR-sponsored Independent Task Force on Immigration
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In his new book, CFR President Richard N. Haass contrasts the decisions that shaped the conduct of two wars between the United States and Iraq, and writes an authoritative, personal account of how U.S. foreign policy is made, what it should seek, and how it should be pursued. Read more.
More from CFR:
CFR Meeting Video: Madeleine K. Albright and Vin Weber discuss U.S. Relations with the Muslim World
Backgrounder: Islam: Governing Under Sharia
CFR resources on the Middle East
The religious community has been vocal in recent weeks about financial regulation and economic ethics. U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, speaking at CFR, pledged a new plan to regulate systemic risks to the financial system, including enhanced oversight of "non-banks." Access video, audio, and the transcript.
More from CFR:
Interactive Timeline: Global Economy in Crisis
CFR Meeting Video: A Conversation with Ben Bernanke
CFR resources on economics
The debate over the impact of billions of HIV dollars on developing countries' health systems misses the point: such aid can address both HIV treatment and improved health systems. Read more.
More from CFR:
CFR Meeting Video: Closing the Gaps in Latin America in a Time of World Crisis
CFR resources on global health
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