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December 12, 2016

Arab Spring
How to Support Democracy in the Arab World

The Arab world’s stirring for political change in 2011 failed dramatically, but support for building democratic institutions still represents one of the region’s best hopes for reform.

October 20, 2017

Myanmar
Play Rohingya The Rohingya Crisis in Myanmar

Eric Schwartz recounts his recent visit to Bangladesh and discusses what humanitarian organizations and international governments can do to address this crisis. 

June 30, 2014

Iran
Reagan and the Iran Talks

In his address to the UN General Assembly in September, 1987, President Ronald Reagan spoke a few words about the relationship between peace and freedom. Here is what he said: Freedom in Nicaragua …

September 14, 2017

U.S. Foreign Policy
Play A Conversation With Senator Jeff Flake A Conversation With Senator Jeff Flake

U.S. Senator Jeff Flake discusses the future of bipartisanship in Congress and the steps needed to advance the foreign policy agenda of the United States.

October 16, 2013

United States
The Bush Library’s Freedom Collection

One piece of the Bush Institute and Bush Library in Dallas is the Freedom Collection. Here’s the description: The Freedom Collection pursues the principles of human liberty by documenting …

May 10, 2013

Iran
"Iran’s Lech Walesa" Driven Into Exile

To be called "Iran’s Lech Walesa" probably very badly hurt Mansur Osanlu, head of the Tehran bus drivers’ union and the best known labor leader in Iran. The regime knows that a free labor movement is…

August 12, 2011

United States
Secretary Clinton Speaks About Syria

Secretary of State Clinton continues to baffle with her explanations of U.S. policy toward Syria. Consider this exchange with anchor Scott Pelley on last night’s CBS Evening News: Pelley: The Obama…

April 13, 2017

Russia
Play RTX32WK7_EC.jpg How Did We Get Here?

Experts explore the lessons to be learned for U.S. policy from the quarter century since the collapse of the Soviet Union.

January 27, 2016

Russia
Play RTX1WZEP_EC.jpg Censorship and Free Expression in Modern Russia

Four Russian literary figures share their experience as creative intellectuals in modern Russia and provide their perspective on the Russian government’s use of media, literature, and other forms of …

December 9, 2015

United States
Play Kasich_EC_DonPollard.jpg A Conversation With John Kasich

John Kasich discusses U.S. foreign policy.