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May 12, 2017

Israel
The British Royal Boycott of Israel Continues

I’v written before, in 2014 and 2016, about the remarkable failure of any British royal to visit Israel except briefly for a funeral. Prince Philip attended Rabin’s funeral and Prince Charles attende…

January 8, 2018

Vietnam
Play Vietnam 'The Road Not Taken: Edward Lansdale and the American Tragedy in Vietnam'

Max Boot discusses his new book, The Road Not Taken: Edward Lansdale and the American Tragedy in Vietnam. 

April 26, 2017

Political History and Theory
Play RTX34CSF_EC.jpg U.S. Entry Into World War I: Lessons One Hundred Years Later

One hundred years ago this month, the United States declared war on Germany and thereby entered World War I. Experts discuss why the United States entered "the Great War," the consequences it had for…

January 5, 2017

United States
Play NationalSecurity_EC.jpg Reforming the National Security Council: What's Necessary?

Experts discuss potential reforms to the National Security Council.

April 27, 2015

Vietnam
Play RTRH1XQ_EC.jpg Reflections on the Vietnam War

Experts discuss the legacy of the Vietnam War.

October 16, 2012

United States
President John F. Kennedy meets with members of the Executive Committee of the National Security Council (ExCom) regarding the crisis in Cuba on October 29, 1962.  (Cecil Stoughton. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston) TWE Remembers: The Executive Committee of the National Security Council (Cuban Missile Crisis)

One of the first decisions that President John F. Kennedy made when he learned of the Soviet missiles in Cuba was to assemble a small group of senior administration officials to give him advice. That…

February 3, 2009

Vietnam
The Legacy of the Vietnam War

The National History Center is an initiative of the American Historical Association.

May 7, 2009

International Law
The United States and the Future of Global Governance: The Use of Force and Accountability in International Law - A U.S. Perspective

Do current trends in international law threaten U.S. sovereignty? What international legal or normative restraints on the use of force should the United States accept and promote? What should be the …

May 7, 2009

International Law
The Use of Force and Accountability in International Law: A U.S. Perspective

Watch experts debate the United States' role in observing international law and differences in Bush and Obama administration policies. This session was part of the CFR conference: The United States …