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February 27, 2018

United States
The Foreign Policy Legacy of the Founding Fathers

Speakers discuss the founding of the United States, the priorities and goals debated during the framing of the U.S. Constitution, and what eighteenth century politics can teach us about modern U.S. f…

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April 1, 2009

Political History and Theory
Friendly Fire

Teaching Notes on Friendly Fire: Losing Friends and Making Enemies in the Anti-American Century by CFR Senior Fellow Julia E. Sweig.

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April 13, 2017

Russia
Russian Foreign Policy

Experts review Russia’s strategic objectives and foreign policy with Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and the United States.

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October 25, 2016

United States
A Conversation With James Clapper

James Clapper reflects on lessons learned over his six years as Director of National Intelligence and discusses critical intelligence concerns facing the next U.S. president.

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January 11, 2016

United States
Seven Facts About the State of the Union Address

President Barack Obama is set to deliver his final State of the Union address tomorrow night at 9 p.m. The White House says it will be a “non-traditional” speech that will take a “big-picture approac…

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February 15, 2016

TWE Celebrates Presidents’ Day

Today is Presidents’ Day. It is a TWE tradition to recognize the forty-three men—and they have all been men, though that may change next January 20—who have been president on Presidents’ Day by posti…

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January 19, 2016

United States
Jeb Bush on the Challenges for U.S. Foreign Policy

Jeb Bush discusses U.S. foreign policy challenges and opportunities.

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October 29, 2015

Asia
The U.S.-Japan Alliance in the Twenty-First Century

Experts discuss the future of the U.S.-Japan relationship.

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June 15, 2015

Cybersecurity
Placing the Office of Personnel Management Hack in Perspective

Part of the reason I am a bit blasé about the Office of Personnel Management hack, is if the Chinese government is indeed behind it, it’s not by any stretch the most dastardly thing they have done in…

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February 16, 2015

TWE Celebrates Presidents’ Day

Today is Presidents’ Day. It is a TWE tradition to recognize the forty-three men—and they have all been men—who have been president on Presidents’ Day with the following essay. If you are lucky enoug…

President George W. Bush meets with former Presidents and President-elect Obama in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, January 2009. (Kevin Lamarque/courtesy Reuters)