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December 27, 2018

United States
Ten American Foreign Policy Influentials Who Died in 2018

Year’s end is a time for taking stock, counting successes, and assessing failures. It is also time for remembering those who are no longer with us. Here are ten Americans who died in 2018 who through…

President George H.W. Bush greets troops in Saudi Arabia during a 1990 Thanksgiving visit.

January 11, 2018

Cybersecurity
Cyber Week In Review: January 11, 2019

This week: the shutdown = bad cyber; the U.S. deals a blow to China's chip dreams; another Huawei executive arrested; and Facebook struggles to comply with Vietnam's new cybersecurity law. 

Turns out the government shutdown isn't good cybersecurity.

August 10, 2015

Cybersecurity
At Black Hat, Hottest Cyber Product Didn’t Have a Booth

Ah, Vegas in August. 100-degree heat, pool parties, and thousands upon thousands of hackers. Every summer the cybersecurity world takes over Sin City for a week. Black Hat, growing ever more corporat…

Rob Knake CRF Cyber Net Politics Black Hat

July 9, 2018

China
U.S.-China Trade War: How We Got Here

Background reading for the trade war with China.

Staff members set up Chinese and U.S. flags for a meeting between Chinese Transport Minister Li Xiaopeng and U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao at the Ministry of Transport of China in Beijing, China April 27, 2018

May 15, 2018

United States
New Cyber Brief: Sharing Classified Cyber Threat Information With the Private Sector

A new cyber brief argues the U.S. government should create a classified network to share information on cyber threats with private companies critical to the economy.

NCCIC

August 14, 2017

Israel
Is Zionism "Creepy"? The Question at the Heart of a Social-Media Controversy Deserves an Answer

A Palestinian-American activist's 2012 tweet unleashes a firestorm. But Zionism, good or bad, is not that weird.

BP08142017

August 9, 2017

CFR News
Experts in Energy and Climate Change, Russia, and Gender and Human Rights Join CFR

The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) welcomes three fellows, Amy Myers Jaffe, James Goldgeier, and Caroline Bettinger-López, to its David Rockefeller Studies Program. “The diverse knowledge areas…

August 7, 2017

Elections and Voting
Artificial Intelligence Has the Power to Destroy or Save Democracy

Artificial intelligence has helped politicians get elected, but what effect is it having on democracy?

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The 2018 Annual Report from the Council on Foreign Relations provides a review of the year's meetings, outreach, publications, and events. It also includes highlights from the Corporate Program, Council of Councils, CFR Campus, and Independent Task Force Program.