President Obama’s Foreign Policy Inbox

Speakers:
David E. Sanger Chief Washington Correspondent, New York Times, Author, The Inheritance: The World Obama Confronts and the Challenges to American Power
Barbara Slavin Assistant Managing Editor, World and National Security, The Washington Times
Presider:
James F. Hoge Jr. Peter G. Peterson Chair and Editor, Foreign Affairs
Audio
More on This Topic

Islamic Extremism and the Rise of ISIS

CFR fellows discuss how Islamic extremism has fueled the rise of militant groups like ISIS, and what the United States and its allies should be doing to address thie threat.

Countering the Islamist Narrative

Ed Husain, CFR’s adjunct senior fellow for Middle Eastern studies, discusses countering the Islamist narrative, as part of CFR's Religion and Foreign Policy Conference Call series.

How to Confront the Islamic State?

The next president of the United States will face tough decisions, including whether to commit significant ground forces, how much to support the Kurds, and what to do about Syria’s Bashar al-Assad. This video explainer examines the challenges.

Terms of Use: I understand that I may access this audio and/or video file solely for my personal use. Any other use of the file and its content, including display, distribution, reproduction, or alteration in any form for any purpose, whether commercial, non commercial, educational, or promotional, is expressly prohibited without the written permission of the copyright owner, the Council on Foreign Relations. For more information, write permissions@cfr.org.