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May 29, 2018

Canada
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks at the United Nations General Assembly in New York, New York on September 19, 2016. Is Canada Back? Trudeau’s Peacekeeping Promises Are Not Enough

Trudeau’s pledged UN peacekeeping contributions are an important step toward fulfilling his foreign policy promises, but if he is serious about renewing Canada’s leadership in peacekeeping, it is not…

April 10, 2018

Robots and Artificial Intelligence
Play The Work Ahead: Machines, Skills, and U.S. Leadership in the Twenty-First Century The Work Ahead: Machines, Skills, and U.S. Leadership in the Twenty-First Century

The world is in the midst of a transformation in the nature of work, as smart machines, artificial intelligence, new technologies, and global competition remake how people do their jobs and pursue th…

February 28, 2012

Trade
A security guard stands in front of an electrical board displaying stock information at a brokerage house in Huaibei Morning Brief: Restructuring the Chinese Economy

A new report from the World Bank says China will have to make structural changes to its economy and society in order to prolong growth for the next two decades, writes Keith B. Richburg for the Washi…

February 20, 2014

The Sad Story of Denmark and the End of Religious Freedom

Seventy years ago last fall, in October 1943, Danes acted with courage to defy the Nazi occupiers and rescue the country’s Jews. It was a striking blow for religious freedom and basic human decency. …

December 13, 2012

Human Rights
Alas Denmark

Denmark has long been regarded as one of the world’s most attractive nations, for citizens and tourists alike. My own visits there years ago as a student were delightful. And the Danes have a wonderf…

February 3, 2017

Religion
Play RTX1UA7D_EC.jpg Countering Religious Extremism: A Conversation with Michael B. Curry

Bishop Michael B. Curry reflects on his recent trip to Ghana and discusses the role religious communities can play in countering radicalization and violent extremism.

November 21, 2016

United Kingdom
Play RTX2NZT0_EC.jpg The Brexit Breakup: Negotiating the Separation

Experts discuss the upcoming Brexit negotiations, the various settlement options, and the future relationship between Great Britain and the European Union.

September 23, 2016

Global
Play Antimicrobial_EC.jpg A Conversation With Dame Sally Davies

Dame Sally Davies discusses the challenges of responding to antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and the need for a global action plan following the high level meeting on Antimicrobial Resistance at the Un…

September 13, 2016

Global
Play RTXXCG0_EC_1.jpg World Economic Update

Experts discuss trends in the global economy.

June 15, 2016

United Kingdom
Play RTSDHI8_EC.jpg The Brexit Debate and What it Means for Europe

Experts discuss the political and economic implications of a Brexit, and the next steps following a "stay" or "leave" vote on June 23.