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Matthew J. Slaughter, CFR's adjunct senior fellow for business and globalization, and William F. Owens, senior fellow at University of Denver's Institute for Public Policy Studies and former governor of Colorado, discuss the CFR-sponsored Independent Task Force on U.S. Trade and Investment Policy.
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Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite, professor of theology at Chicago Theological Seminary and editor of Interfaith Just Peacemaking: Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Perspectives on the New Paradigm of Peace and War, leads a discussion on Just Peace theory.
See more in Religion; Peacekeeping
With the one-year anniversary of the uprisings in the Middle East approaching, CFR's Steven A. Cook discusses Egypt and the greater Arab world.
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CFR's Julia E. Sweig, discusses the rise of Brazil with students.
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CFR's Gayle Lemmon discusses female entrepreneurship in Afghanistan with students.
See more in Afghanistan; Women; Entrepreneurship
CFR's Mark P. Lagon discusses with students the problem of human trafficking in the world and what the United States can do to deter it.
See more in Global; Human Trafficking
Elliott Abrams and Dwight Bashir lead a conversation on the Iranian regime's persecution of members of the Baha'i faith.
See more in Iran; Religion
Raj Bhala, associate dean for international and comparative law and Rice distinguished professor at University of Kansas School of Law, discusses "Understanding Sharia: From Caliphate to Current Day."
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CFR's Steven A. Cook discusses his book The Struggle for Egypt: From Nasser to Tahrir Square with students.
See more in Egypt; Nation Building
David Kaye, executive director of the international human rights program and director of the international justice clinic at the UCLA School of Law, discusses his Council Special Report, Justice Beyond the Hague, with students.
See more in Courts and Tribunals
CFR's Robert Danin examines the fragile relationship between Israel and Palestine in light of the ongoing discussions taking place at the United Nations General Assembly meetings.
See more in Israel; Palestine
John Campbell, CFR's Ralph Bunche senior fellow for Africa policy studies, discusses the recent escalation of violence by Nigeria's radical Islamic movement, Boko Haram, and analyzes strategies to undermine the threat.
See more in Nigeria; Terrorist Organizations and Networks
CFR's Stuart A. Levey discusses what the United States has learned in the ten years since the 9/11 terrorist attacks with students.
See more in United States; 9/11 Impact
CFR's Gayle Tzemach Lemmon leads a conversation on the role of women in Afghanistan's civil society.
See more in Afghanistan; Religion
Timothy J. Keller, senior pastor at Redeemer Presbyterian Church, discusses the relationship between religious freedom and freedom of speech.
See more in Global; Censorship and Freedom of Speech; Religion
The University of San Diego's David A. Shirk discusses the findings of his recent Council Special Report The Drug War in Mexico: Confronting a Shared Threat.
See more in Mexico; Drug Trafficking and Control
See more in Nigeria; Religion
CFR's Elliott Abrams discusses the implications of Osama bin Laden's death for the future of al-Qaeda and the evolving democracy movements in the Arab world.
See more in Afghanistan; Pakistan; Terrorist Leaders
Dan Caldwell, distinguished professor of political science at Pepperdine University, discusses the findings of his book Vortex of Conflict: U.S. Policy Toward Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Iraq with students.
See more in Iraq; Pakistan; Afghanistan
CFR's John Campbell discusses the upcoming elections in Nigeria, as well as policy recommendations from his book "Nigeria: Dancing on the Brink," as part of CFR's Academic Conference Call series.
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See more in Nigeria; Elections