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February 15, 2019

United States
Why Schumer and Sanders Are Wrong on Buybacks

In a widely discussed New York Times op-ed, Senators Chuck Schumer and Bernie Sanders excoriated share buybacks as “corporate self-indulgence,” diverting profits away from investment and worker c…

Why Schumer and Sanders Are Wrong on Buybacks

February 5, 2019

United States
Campaign 2020: Julián Castro, Democratic Presidential Candidate

Julián Castro is seeking do what no Democrat has done in ninety-six years: win the party’s presidential nomination without first having been either a governor, senator, or vice president. The last pe…

Castro 2020

January 17, 2019

Russia
The Russia Sanctions Test in the U.S. Senate

A move to block sanctions relief has been defeated, averting a likely spike in global aluminum prices but also spotlighting the tough road ahead for Congress in shaping policy on Russia.

Mnuchin

June 6, 2013

The World Next Week: Presidents Obama and Xi Meet at Sunnylands, Peruvian President Humala Visits the White House, and Secretary Hagel Testifies Before the House Budget Committee

The World Next Week podcast is up. Bob McMahon and I discussed Chinese president Xi Jinping’s meeting with President Obama in California, Peruvian president Ollanta Humala’s trip to Washington, and D…

Barack Obama prepares to shake hands with Xi Jinping in the Oval Office (Jason Reed/Courtesy Reuters).

January 8, 2003

United States
Chuck Boyd to take over CFR Washington Office

For further information contact: April Palmerlee, Director of Communications 434-9544 March 27, 2001 – General Charles G. Boyd will be the new Council on Foreign Relations Senior Vice Presiden…

April 4, 2019

Europe
A Conversation With Jamie Dimon

This event is presented as part of the 2019 Corporate Conference. 

Play A Conversation With Jamie Dimon

December 27, 2017

United States
Ten American Foreign Policy Influentials Who Died in 2017

Year’s end is a time for taking stock, counting successes, and assessing failures. It is also time for remembering those who are no longer with us. Here are ten Americans who died in 2017 who through…

American obituaries

November 28, 2017

China
Trump's Looming Hard Line on China

U.S. President Donald J. Trump’s first visit to Beijing was an exhibition of mutual flattery. China rolled out the red carpet for what it termed a 'state visit plus,' replete with unprecedented pomp …

U.S. President Donald Trump takes part in a welcoming ceremony with China's President Xi Jinping in Beijing, China.

October 2, 2018

Religion
Mobilizing Anglican Communities Toward Eliminating Malaria

Archbishop Albert Chama, Rebecca Vander Meulen, Robert W. Radtke, and Charles K. Robertson discuss mobilizing Anglican communities toward eliminating malaria. 

Podcast REUTERS / Thierry Roge

January 25, 2017

Congresses and Parliaments
The Bid to Give Congress a Say on Any Move to Relax Sanctions on Russia

I wrote on Monday that Donald Trump’s critics on Capitol Hill will have a hard time challenging his foreign policy choices. An early test of that claim could come in the form of a new bill that would…

The American flag is changed for a new one on the Capitol building during inauguration ceremonies swearing in Donald Trump as the 45th president of the United States on the West front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington