September 18, 2017United States
The United States Air Force (USAF) turns 70 years-old today. On September 18, 1947, Chief Justice Fred Vinson swore in Stuart Symington as the first secretary of the air force, officially founding a …
April 6, 2017Global
Senator Ben Cardin discusses corruption's effect on economic and social inequalities, investment, development, and democratic institutions.
November 14, 2016Religion
Robert P. Jones discusses race, religion, and partisanship in the United States in the wake of the 2016 presidential election.
January 31, 2006United States
January 31, 2006—Professor Vali Nasr, a leading expert on Islam who specializes in political and social developments in the Muslim world, has joined the Council as an adjunct senior fellow in Middle …