Author: Melvin R. Laird
Maximalist finds lessons in the past that anticipate and clarify our chaotic present, revealing the history of U.S. foreign policy in an unexpected new light. More
This clear and authoritative book presents a sweeping account of China's global resource quest and the unrivaled expansion of its economy. More
The story of the tragic and often tormented relationship between the United States and Pakistan, and a call to prepare for the worst, aim for the best, and avoid past mistakes. More
Rates of heart disease, cancer, diabetes, and other noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) in low- and middle-income countries are increasing faster than in wealthier countries. The Independent Task Force outlines a plan for collective action on this growing epidemic.
This Independent Task Force asserts that elevating and prioritizing the U.S.-Canada-Mexico relationship offers the best opportunity for strengthening the United States and its place in the world.
Max Boot reflects on the tenth-anniversary of the U.S. invasion of Iraq.
Leslie H. Gelb explains why federalism is the best approach for creating a peaceful and independent Iraq.
Leslie H. Gelb interviews U.S. vice president Joe Biden.
Richard N. Haass assesses the lessons of the Iraq war, concluding that wars of choice will in the future be harder to wage.