February 14, 2012
CFR’s James M. Lindsay remembers Richard Nixon’s historic trip to China in 1972 and discusses the importance of diplomacy in international relations.
February 21, 2007
On the 35th anniversary of President Richard Nixon’s historic trip to China in February 1972, our panelists will discuss the significance of Nixon's meeting with Chairman Mao Tse-Tung and how it chan…
February 15, 2012
A new installment of “Lessons Learned” is now out. This week I discuss President Richard Nixon’s historic visit to China from February 21-28, 1972, and examine what lessons it has for understanding i…
January 14, 2019
The United States should avoid a rapid, unconditional exit from Afghanistan but also minimize the costs of staying.
December 13, 2018
History is far from over in Europe. To the contrary, it is back with a vengeance.
December 2, 2018
Let us mourn the passing of the forty-first president, but also learn from his remarkable life.
December 1, 2018
President George H.W. Bush’s many significant foreign policy achievements left the country and the world better off.
November 20, 2018
The United States should pressure MBS to act with greater restraint in Yemen and elsewhere.
October 22, 2018
The United States and South Korea are reluctant to give North Korea a test that it might fail.
October 19, 2018
The United States should draw a distinction between Saudi Arabia and the Crown Prince.