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September 27, 2010

United Kingdom
Russell C. Leffingwell Lecture: The Diplomacy of Climate Change

CHRISTINE TODD WHITMAN: Good morning, everyone. In the interest of keeping to the council's usual discipline, we will start now in order to get everybody out by 9:00. I'd like to remind everybody an…


September 29, 2010

The Future of U.S. Power in the Middle East

Please join Senator Joseph I. Lieberman for a discussion on the U.S. role in the Middle East, touching on Iran, the peace process, and the balance of power in the region.


October 18, 2010

Elections and Voting
The Crisis in Congo

The panelists will provide an update on recent events in the Democratic Republic of the Congo as the country struggles with increasing violence and political, ethnic, and regional conflicts. Related…


November 30, 2010

Heads of State and Government
National History Center Series: Presidents and the Lure of War

DOUGLAS G. BRINKLEY: Good evening, everybody. Hello. Good evening. I'm historian Douglas Brinkley, and it's a great honor as always to be here at the council, but particularly to get to introduce to…


February 9, 2011

Defense and Security
Navigating America's Foreign Policy in an Uncertain World

RICHARD N. HAASS: Good evening. We're starting uncharacteristically late because there was such a crowd that we had to accommodate the throngs. Welcome, one and all, to the Council on Foreign Relat…


January 20, 2012

United States
The American Agenda for United Nations Reform

The United Nations is facing a growing range of transnational challenges in a time of increasingly scarce resources. Please join Ambassador Joseph Torsella, U.S. representative to the United Nations …


February 14, 2012

United States
The U.S. Aging Population as an Economic Growth Driver for Global Competitiveness

As the number of Americans older than the traditional retirement age steadily rises, the United States is poised to revitalize its global economic strength by approaching its aging population not as …


April 24, 2012

United States
HBO History Makers Series with Erskine Bowles

The Home Box Office History Makers Series focuses particular attention on the contributions made by a prominent individual at a critical juncture in international relations. Recent speakers include J…


September 21, 2012

International Law
The International Criminal Court: A New Approach to International Relations

Fatou Bensouda, prosecutor for the International Criminal Court (ICC), discusses her vision for the ICC, her current caseload, and the court's role on the international stage.


December 13, 2012

Financial Markets
C. Peter McColough Series on International Economics with Vittorio Grilli

Minister Grilli will discuss recent economic developments in Italy and the eurozone. The C. Peter McColough Series on International Economics is presented by the Corporate Program and the Maurice …