September 17, 2018Defense and Security
The Paul C. Warnke Lecture on International Security was established in 2002 and is endowed by a number of Council members and the family and friends of Paul C. Warnke.
October 5, 2017United States
Gideon Rose discusses the September/October 2017 issue of Foreign Affairs magazine with contributors Takako Hikotani, Jon D. Michaels, and Shannon K. O’Neil. The latest issue reports on how countries…
October 2, 2017Islamic State
Elliott Abrams discusses his new book, Realism and Democracy: American Foreign Policy after the Arab Spring.
June 19, 2017Global
Experts discuss the current threats and vulnerabilities in U.S. cybersecurity and the level of U.S. preparedness in responding to the next cyberattack.
May 30, 2017Middle East and North Africa
Experts discuss the legacy of the 1967 Six Day War, its influence on U.S. policy in the Middle East for the last fifty years, and the prospects of negotiating a lasting Arab-Israeli peace deal.
The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) membership list of over 5,000 of some of the most prominent leaders in the foreign policy arena, including top government officials, renowned scholars, business executives, acclaimed journalists, prominent lawyers, and distinguished nonprofit professionals. The membership is divided almost equally among those living in New York, Washington, DC, and across the country and abroad.
May 26, 2016United States
Ray Takeyh and Steven Simon discuss The Pragmatic Superpower.
January 19, 2016United States
Jeb Bush discusses U.S. foreign policy challenges and opportunities.