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Obama's NSS: Promise and Pitfalls

Authors: Stephen D. Biddle, Laurie Garrett, James M. Lindsay, Stewart M. Patrick, Adam Segal, Steven Simon, and Paul B. Stares

President Obama's first National Security Strategy departs from Bush administration doctrine by redefining the war against terror groups and embracing multilateralism, and may expect too much from global partners, say CFR experts in an analytical roundup.

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A Conversation with Thomas J. Ridge (Audio)

Speaker: Thomas J. Ridge
Presider: Joseph A. Klein
Former Homeland Security Secretary Thomas J. Ridge discusses his experiences as the first leader of the Department of Homeland Security, as well as other lessons from his career.

This session was part of the HBO History Makers Series.

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A Conversation with Thomas J. Ridge

Speaker: Thomas J. Ridge
Presider: Joseph A. Klein
Former Homeland Security Secretary Thomas J. Ridge discusses his experiences as the first leader of the Department of Homeland Security, as well as other lessons from his career.

This session was part of the HBO History Makers Series.

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