In this issue:
Wednesday, March 12, 4:00 to 4:45 p.m. (ET)
Speaker: GLORIA E. WHITE-HAMMOND, Cofounder, My Sister's Keeper; Copastor, Bethel AME Church, Boston
To participate in this conference call, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Jessica Brandt at 212-434-9573. Invitations are transferable, but limited to religious and congregational leaders and scholars; please share with interested colleagues!
An interactive timeline exploring the history of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
In a post-Fidel Castro Cuba, experts caution that any changes within Cuba will come slowly, and do not anticipate any major adjustments in U.S. policy toward the country until a new U.S. president takes office in 2009.
Author: WALTER RUSSELL MEAD, Henry A. Kissinger Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy, CFR
Mead explains that "America's evangelicals are growing more moderate--and more powerful."
Speaker: VALI R. NASR, Adjunct Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, CFR
Nasr discusses the implications of U.S.-Iran relations for the future of the Middle East, as part of CFR's Religion and Foreign Policy Conference Call Series.