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July 1, 2012

Syria
Syria: the Background

Much scorn has been directed at fashion magazines that lionized Asma al-Assad, the wife of the Syrian dictator. This is fair enough, but we don’t really expect careful judgments about world politics …

January 26, 2017

United States
Play RTX2TTHM_EC.jpg The Future of the U.S. Supreme Court

Experts provide their perspectives on the polarization of the U.S. Supreme Court, the role partisan politics has played in recent decisions, and the impact of the presidential election on the Court.

June 21, 2016

Middle East and North Africa
Play RTX25G3V_EC.jpg Responding to the Migrant Crisis in the Middle East

Experts discuss efforts to assist refugees displaced from the migrant crisis in the Middle East.

March 30, 2015

Global
Play RTR47JGB_EC.jpg Charting the U.S. Atrocities Prevention Board's Progress

Sarah Sewall discusses the U.S. Atrocities Prevention Board's progress over the last three years.

March 11, 2015

United States
Play RTR2ZXLT_McCaEd_11Mar15EC.jpg Bridging U.S. Environmental and Foreign Policy

Gina McCarthy discusses the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s efforts to work with other nations to improve international climate policy and increase global environmental sustainability.

March 11, 2015

United States
A Conversation With U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy

Administrator McCarthy discusses the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s efforts to work with other nations to craft international climate policy and improve global environmental sustainability.

June 5, 2013

Defense and Security
U.S. ambassador to the UN Susan Rice speaks in the Rose Garden after Obama's announcement that Rice will be his next national security adviser (Joshua Roberts/Courtesy Reuters). Hello, Susan Rice: National Security Adviser

When one door closes another one opens. Susan Rice can certainly vouch for that pithy piece of advice. Early last fall the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations looked to be a shoe-in to succeed Hill…

March 29, 2012

United States
Memorial Srebrenica The Power of Witness: Imagery and Mass Atrocities

* coauthored with my research associate, Emma Welch Warning: This blog post contains graphic images. Last week, I was fortunate to attend a workshop at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, “Power of…

November 15, 2008

Russia
A Conversation with Dmitry Medvedev

Following the conclusion of the G20 summit and discussion of mitigating the global financial crisis, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev joins former Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright to discuss…

November 15, 2008

Russia
A Conversation with Dmitry Medvedev

Watch Russian President Dmitry Medvedev speak about U.S.-Russia relations in the next administration with former secretary of state Madeleine K. Albright.