Strengthening Accountability and Democratic Institutions in the Fight Against Human Trafficking

Thursday, August 4, 2022
Victoria Ayer

Director, Rule of Law Programs, The Carter Center

Sarah E. Mendelson

Distinguished Service Professor of Public Policy and Head of Heinz College in DC, Carnegie Mellon University


Senior Fellow for Women and Foreign Policy, Council on Foreign Relations

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This interactive examines how nationwide bans on menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars, as proposed by the Biden administration on April 28, 2022, could help shrink the racial gap on U.S. lung cancer death rates.


Sheila Smith, the John E. Merow senior fellow for Asia-Pacific studies at the Council, sits down with James M. Lindsay to discuss the reasoning behind Japan’s new defense strategy and the Japanese government’s decision to double defense spending.

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In addition to minority communities and those on the political left, far-right and white supremacist extremism threatens violence against institutions conservatives cherish as well, such as the U.S. military.