May 1, 2017
Two weeks ago, the Council on Foreign Relations hosted its annual Hauser Symposium. The topic was timely: Russia and the West.
The symposium kicked off with a fascinating discussion on the state o…
Feb 13, 2017
In discussing what President Trump might do in cybersecurity, an acquaintance sent me a hyperlink to a story supporting his perspective. The link contained an article from RT, formerly known as Russi…
Apr 13, 2017
Experts discuss the significant economic, political, demographic, and military trends in Russia today.
Experts explore policy options for the United States and Europe, including the possibility of a Western reset with Russia and the efficacy of sanctions.
Dec 7, 2015
George Osborne lays out his roadmap for the future of the UK economy and argues that Britain and its allies must continue to play a major role in the Middle East and elsewhere around the world.
Oct 12, 2011
Cherie Blair, founder of the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women, discusses the gender gap in access to mobile technology. Research conducted by Blair’s organization has found that the gender gap is pa…
Feb 13, 2013
This is a guest post by Fr. Giles Conacher, a Benedictine monk based in Ghana.
Ghana is often portrayed as Africa’s answer to sliced bread, a political and economic role model for all of Africa–doe…
Jun 19, 2008
Religion’s place in the Iranian political system has long been debated among scholars, but a president who blurs the line has refocused attention on the topic
Jul 16, 2007
Russia has suspended its participation in a treaty on conventional arms and voiced opposition to a missile shield in its backyard. Is a new era of mutual hostility in the making?
Feb 14, 2007
Backgrounder: Lingering resentment over NATO’s expansion has strained U.S.-Russia relations.