January 2, 2013
A remarkably deft work of storytelling that reveals how the blueprint for the postwar economic order was actually drawn.
April 4, 2013
Kevin Rudd, who returned as Australia's prime minister, reviewed U.S. interests in Asia with CFR back in April.
Join Kevin Rudd as he discusses China's new leadership and its implications for the United States, the West, and the rest.
Read his recent Foreign Affairs article Beyond the Pivot: A New Road Map fo…
June 14, 2018
“Life today seems like a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying something,” writes Editor Gideon Rose in his introduction to the July/August issue of Foreign Affairs. It seems as i…
February 22, 2018
A historic dry spell has severely affected Cape Town's water supply, and global climate patterns suggest that other cities may face the same fate.
May 25, 2018
The United States has fought twelve major wars and a countless number of smaller skirmishes in its history. Memorial Day is how we honor the soldiers, sailors, airmen, airwomen, and marines who did n…
March 22, 2018
The new tariffs are a high-stake gamble that economic shock and awe can succeed where negotiations have failed.
September 10, 2013
Teaching Notes on The Battle of Bretton Woods by CFR Senior Fellow Benn Steil.
August 10, 2011
Kevin Benson (Courtesy Univ. of Kansas, Creative Commons License).
Quick Bio (2-3 sentences): I was raised in Wisconsin and left after high school to go to West Point, 1973-1977. I served on active…
March 2, 2018
This week: the Microsoft-Ireland case, Apple hands over the keys to China, and a compromise of German government networks.