Gideon Rose

Editor, Foreign Affairs, and Peter G. Peterson Chair, Foreign Affairs

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HBO History Makers Series: Samuel Berger, former National Security Adviser [Rush Transcript; Federal News Service, Inc.]

Speaker: Samuel R. Berger
Presider: Gideon Rose

Samuel Berger talks about his years in the Clinton administration and the foreign policy challenges that he encountered, including humanitarian intervention, the threat of terrorism, North Korea, and the Middle East peace process.

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Intelligence, Policy, and the War in Iraq

Speaker: Paul R. Pillar
Presider: Gideon Rose

Watch Former National Intelligence Officer Paul Pillar argue that the Bush administration politicized the intelligence process and disregarded the community's expertise to make its public case during the run-up to the invasion of Iraq.

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Understanding the War on Terror (Foreign Affairs Books)

On the morning of September 11, 2001, the United States awoke to find itself at war. If that much was clear, many other things were not—including the identity and nature of the enemy, the location of the battleground, and the strategy and tactics necessary for victory.

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Online Debate

Debate: U.N. Inspectors in Postwar Iraq

Authors: Gideon Rose and Michael Doran

Michael Doran, a Council on Foreign Relations adjunct senior fellow in Middle East Studies, and Gideon Rose, managing editor of Foreign Affairs, face off over what role— if any— United Nations weapons inspectors should play in postwar Iraq.

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