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January 20, 2016

Elections and Voting
Five Foreign Policy Books the Next President Should Read

Inauguration Day is now exactly one year away. In 366 days—2016 is a Leap Year—one of the candidates now barnstorming Iowa and New Hampshire will take the oath of office. Everything will change the m…

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November 9, 2015

United States
The State of the U.S. Economy

Jason Furman discusses the state of the U.S. economy.

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December 22, 2010

United States
The Debate Over Airport Security

New screening measures at U.S. airports are being called overly intrusive by some passengers and civil rights groups. National security experts advise using a system that relies more on intelligence,…

April 14, 2015

Nigeria
Understanding Nigeria's 2015 Presidential Election

Experts discuss the post-election outlook for the state of Nigeria.

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November 6, 2014

United States
Ten Cold War Films Worth Watching

The Cold War has provided the grist for rich histories, enlightening memoirs, and terrific novels. It has also provided source material for some great movies. Here in alphabetical order are my ten fa…

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June 30, 2014

Iraq
Iraq: Allah Have Mercy

It seems impossible, but it is true.  President Barack Obama was elected to the highest office in the land in 2008 in part because after five years in Iraq, he promised the American people that he wo…

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June 9, 2014

Russia
What to Do About Russia and Ukraine

Karen E. Donfried of the German Marshall Fund and CFR Fellows Robert Kahn and Stephen Sestanovich join CFR President Richard N. Haass to discuss the crisis in Ukraine and its implications for U.S. fo…

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June 9, 2014

Russia
What To Do About Russia and Ukraine

Ukraine's recently held presidential election has been deemed a success, but the country faces a number of continuing challenges including an ongoing separatist rebellion in the east. Karen Donfried …

April 12, 2007

Energy and Climate Policy
Twenty-First Century Environmentalism: How Protecting Our Environment Will Create Economic Growth

Watch California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger discuss how environmentalism can stimulate economic growth through market innovation, while still protecting the earth for future generations.

November 21, 2013

United States
The Cost of U.S. Healthcare

Experts discuss how the cost of U.S. healthcare is impacting the economy, as part of CFR's Renewing America series.