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September 11, 2012

Education
Renewing-America-Marcelo-Claure-WEF-20120830 Latino Immigrants and Entrepreneurialism: A World of Opportunity

If there’s any issue in the immigration debate on which there is a broad consensus, it is that everyone wins when immigrants come to the United States and start new businesses. Successful entrepreneu…

January 30, 2014

United States
U.N.-Arab League envoy for Syria Lakhdar Brahimi addresses a news conference at the United Nations European headquarters in Geneva January 27, 2014 (Balibouse/Courtesy Reuters). This Week: Syria’s Negotiations, Egypt’s Entrenchment, and Iran’s Inspections

Significant Developments Syria. The first ever talks between the Syrian opposition and the Assad regime continue in Switzerland, with the Syrian government hinting yesterday it may be willing to acc…

January 4, 2012

International Organizations
What Will The World Decide in 2012? What Will The World Decide in 2012?

The New Year's Eve Ball in New York City (Mike Segar/Courtesy Reuters). “Summit fatigue” may be widespread, but demands on the world’s leaders just keep growing. Here are a half a dozen major me…

October 15, 2011

Defense and Security
The twelve members of the Congressional Super Committee, six Democrats and six Republicans, gather for opening remarks as the panel holds its inaugural meeting to search for at least $1.2 trillion in new deficit reductions, in Washington, DC, September 8, 2011. REUTERS/Mike Theiler Friday File: The Super Committee Has Forty Days

The twelve members of the Congressional Super Committee gather for opening remarks as the panel holds its inaugural meeting on September 8, 2011. (Mike Theiler/courtesy Reuters) Above the Fold. The …

April 26, 2011

Politics and Government
Mississippi Governor Haley Barbour addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington on February 12, 2011.  (Jonathan Ernst/courtesy Reuters) Campaign 2012: Haley Barbour, We Hardly Knew Ye

Mississippi Governor Haley Barbour addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington on February 12, 2011. (Jonathan Ernst/courtesy Reuters) Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour surpris…

May 24, 2011

International Organizations
The G8—It’s Baaaaack! The G8—It’s Baaaaack!

A view of the Deauville beaches (Mike Kessler/ Courtesy Reuters). Once upon a time, Group of 8 (G8) summits were all the rage. Annual meetings of the globe’s board of directors, they provided at lea…

October 19, 2009

Democratization
China 2025: Panel I: Challenges from Within: Emerging Domestic Trends

Watch experts discuss emerging domestic trends within China. This session was part of a CFR symposium, China 2025, which was cosponsored with the Project 2049 Institute.

October 19, 2009

Democratization
China 2025: Panel One: Challenges from Within: Emerging Domestic Trends

RANDALL SCHRIVER:  John Pomfret, well-known to many people in this audience, I'm sure, of The Washington Post is going to be our  moderator/integrator for this panel.  And I will turn it over to Joh…

February 25, 2009

Security Alliances
CFR Symposium on NATO at 60, Panel One: NATO in the International System

Should NATO go global or at least deepen its linkages with like-minded states on a global basis? Do calls for a new international security architecture threaten NATO's role as the preeminent alliance…