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January 25, 2015

Human Rights
No "Gentleman’s Agreement" for Jews in Sweden

The book "Gentleman’s Agreement," by Laura Z. Hobson, appeared in 1947, followed by the film of the same name starring Gregory Peck (and winning three Oscars). The plot is simple: a journalist assig…

March 21, 2016

Radicalization and Extremism
Foad, the brother of 15 year-old Nora who left her home in Avignon for Syria nine months ago attends an interview with Reuters in Paris Women and Terrorism: "Jihadi Girl Power" Masks Reality

Far from demonstrating a new face of empowerment, so-called “jihadi girl power” wildly overstates the power of women and girls living under the control of the self-proclaimed Islamic State. The image…

January 14, 2016

Religion
Play Imam-Feisal_14Jan16_EC.jpg A Conversation With Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf

Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf, founder and chairman of the Cordoba Initiative, discusses the fundamental requirements and parameters of contemporary Islamic statehood.

November 23, 2015

Global
Play RTS7EO3_EC.jpg The Paris Talks

Experts discuss global climate diplomacy ahead of the  United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP21/CMP11) in Paris.

February 8, 2013

Defense and Security
The Presidential Inbox: U.S. Defense Spending

This meeting will be part of a series on the U.S. presidential inbox that examines the major issues confronting the administration in the foreign policy arena.

February 8, 2013

Defense and Security
The Presidential Inbox: U.S. Defense Spending

Experts analyze how changes in defense spending would affect U.S. military strategy.

May 2, 2012

United States
C. Peter McColough Series on International Economics: Regulatory Reform Since the Financial Crisis

Daniel K. Tarullo, member of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, reviews the vulnerabilities in the financial system that contributed to the crisis and compelled regulatory response, outlines key…

May 2, 2012

United States
C. Peter McColough Series on International Economics: Regulatory Reform Since the Financial Crisis

JEFFREY GARTEN: Good morning, everyone. It's my great pleasure to moderate this meeting with Dan Tarullo, a member of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. This meeting is part of th…

November 19, 2009

Economics
How Should Governments Drive Industry Change? Lessons Learned from the Global Automotive Sector

Watch experts weigh in on the role that the govenment should play in the private sector given the recent experiences of the automotive industry. This session was part of the Corporate Program's CEO …

November 19, 2009

Economics
How Should Governments Drive Industry Change? Lessons Learned from the Global Automotive Sector

This session was part of the Corporate Program's CEO Speaker series.