Speaker: James K. Glassman Presider: Michael Moran
Listen to James K. Glassman, in his first speech as U.S. undersecretary of state for public diplomacy and public affairs, discuss priorities for U.S. public diplomacy and the various strategies being employed to achieve them.
Watch U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice reflect on the lessons of the past eight years and answer questions about the future of U.S. foreign policy at the CFR International Affairs Fellows Fortieth Anniversary Conference.
Listen to U.S. secretary of state Condoleezza Rice reflect on the lessons of the past eight years and answer questions about the future of the U.S. foreign policy at the CFR International Affairs Fellows Fortieth Anniversary Conference.
Author: Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall Huffington Post
Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall notes that, “NATO is actually doing far less than it should be doing. The current pace of operations creates a crisis-like environment in which the urgent crowds out the important.”
Charles A. Kupchan, CFR’s top Europe expert, sees major improvements in the mood of U.S.-Europe relations, but, he cautions, there are only “slim pickings” to show on policy issues like Iran and Afghanistan.
Listen to Anne-Marie Slaughter, dean of Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, discuss the role of American values in formulating U.S. foreign policy with students as part of the CFR Academic Conference Call Series.
The Council on Foreign Relations' David Rockefeller Studies Program—CFR's "think tank"—is home to more than seventy full-time, adjunct, and visiting scholars and practitioners (called "fellows"). Their expertise covers the world's major regions as well as the critical issues shaping today's global agenda. Download the printable CFR Experts Guide.