Speakers: J. Brian Atwood, Dean, Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs
Michael N. Barnett, Harold Stassen Chair of International Relations, Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs
Rudy Boschwitz, Former U.S. Senator
Carol Hakim, Assistant Professor of History, University of Minnesota
Chair: Vin Weber, Senior Fellow and Co-director, Humphrey Institute Policy Forum
December 8, 2005
Cosponsor: Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs
Special operations play a critical role in how the United States confronts irregular threats, but to have long-term strategic impact, the author argues, numerous shortfalls must be addressed.
The author analyzes the potentially serious consequences, both at home and abroad, of a lightly overseen drone program and makes recommendations for improving its governance.
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A Council-sponsored Task Force argues that the United States should support the evolutionary development of democracy consistently throughout...
Steven Cook inspects the role of Islam in Egyptian, Turkish, and Tunisian society and culture.
Reza Aslan discusses the connection between women's empowerment and economics, as part of the Council on Foreign Relations' roundtable series...