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December 16, 2019

United Kingdom
Understanding the UK General Election

Speakers discuss the December 12 general election in the United Kingdom and implications for UK politics, the economy, Brexit, and the European Union.

Podcast

June 7, 2017

United Kingdom
2017 United Kingdom General Election

Against the backdrop of Brexit and terrorism, the United Kingdom’s general election is scheduled to take place on Thursday, June 8, 2017. Panelists discussed the possible outcomes and their implicati…

Podcast

June 9, 2015

Turkey
Media Call: Turkey's General Election

Steven A. Cook, CFR Hasib J. Sabbagh Senior Fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, breaks down Turkey's general election, in which the governing Justice and Development Party (AKP) lost its parliamentary…

Podcast

March 6, 2013

Global
Business and Human Rights

Council on Foreign Relations 3/6/13 Academic Conference Call on Business and Human Rights with Mark Lagon

Podcast

November 5, 2014

Global
The Role of International Institutions in Advancing Human Rights

Mark P. Lagon, CFR's adjunct senior fellow for human rights, discusses the role that multilateral institutions can play in advancing human rights and human dignity, as part of CFR's Religion and Fore…

Podcast

March 13, 2020

COVID-19
The COVID-19 Epidemic and Pandemic Preparedness in the United States

Larry Brilliant, Tara O’Toole, and Mark Smolinski discuss the COVID-19 epidemic and pandemic preparedness in the United States and worldwide, as well as the importance of health to our economic and n…

Podcast

September 23, 2009

Afghanistan
Media Conference Call: Stephen Biddle Discusses U.S. Strategy in Afghanistan (Audio)

Listen to Stephen Biddle and Kim Barker discuss U.S. strategy in Afghanistan in light of the release of General McChrystal's Afghan strategy report.

Podcast

October 18, 2018

Religion
Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom

Knox Thames, special advisor for religious minorities in the Near East and South/Central Asia at the U.S. Department of State, marks the twentieth anniversary of the International Religious Freedom Act with a discussion on the State Department's Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom, as part of CFR’s Religion and Foreign Policy Conference Call series.

Podcast

November 14, 2017

Religion
Global Protestantism

Paul Lim, associate professor of the history of Christianity at Vanderbilt Divinity School, marks the 500th anniversary of the Lutheran Reformation by discussing global Protestantism, as part of CFR’…

Podcast

May 1, 2009

United States
Media Conference Call: Release of Task Force Report on U.S. Nuclear Weapons Policy

Listen to CFR expert Charles D. Ferguson and General Brent Scowcroft, former national security adviser, discuss a new report of an Independent Task Force on U.S. nuclear weapons policy.

Podcast