October 9, 2018
Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers Kevin Hassett discusses economic growth, international trade talks, and the impact of the Trump administration’s policies on the U.S. economy.
July 10, 2018
Immigration has been an important element of U.S. economic and cultural vitality since the country's founding. This interactive timeline outlines the evolution of U.S. immigration policy after World …
April 4, 2013
Kevin Rudd, who returned as Australia's prime minister, reviewed U.S. interests in Asia with CFR back in April.
Join Kevin Rudd as he discusses China's new leadership and its implications for the United States, the West, and the rest.
Read his recent Foreign Affairs article Beyond the Pivot: A New Road Map fo…
December 15, 2015
On the eve of the Arab Uprisings’ fifth anniversary, CFR’s Steven A. Cook surveys the region’s tumult and backslide into autocracy.
October 12, 2018
The U.S. Navy turns 243 years-old tomorrow. On October 13, 1775, the Continental Congress commissioned two ships, each with eighty sailors, “for intercepting such transports as may be laden with warl…
January 29, 2018
The Taliban insurgency remains resilient seventeen years after U.S.-led forces toppled its regime in what led to the United States’ longest war.
September 13, 2018
September 11, 2018—The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) welcomes the 2018–19 visiting fellows to the David Rockefeller Studies Program. Selected fellows have the opportunity to broaden their perspe…
June 20, 2017
Since Fidel Castro’s ascent to power in 1959, U.S.-Cuba ties have endured a nuclear crisis, a long U.S. economic embargo, and political hostilities. The diplomatic relationship remained frozen well b…
May 1, 2017
The Gulf of Mexico oil spill disaster involving Britain's BP has direct implications for the environment and economy of at least four U.S. states and could have a lasting impact on U.S. offshore dril…