512Nov 16, 2009
U.S. Foreign and Economic Policy
Participants spoke about U.S. foreign policy issues, globalization, the state of the world’s economy, and America’s future role in world affairs. They also responded to questions ...
137May 29, 2009
U.S. and European Policy Toward Iran
The panel talked about U.S. and European approaches to engaging with Iran. They talked about the viability of multilateral approaches in efforts to stabilize the Middle East and Persian ...
152May 26, 2009
In the third panel of a day-long event titled," China Since Tiananmen: Power, Party, and Society," panelists talked about relations between the U.S. and China, international trade issues, and the ...
99Aug 14, 2008
Resolving the Russia-Georgia Conflict
Panelists spoke about armed conflict between Russia and Georgia over separatist regions of Georgia. Topics included troop movements and the tactical situation in the region, potential ...
235May 13, 2008
After Words with Robert Kagan
Robert Kagan talked about his book The Return of History and the End of Dreams, published by Knopf. In his book he argues that the international stability predicted after the end of the ...
230Feb 27, 2007
Q&A with Robert Kagan
Robert Kagan was interviewed about his book Dangerous Nation, published by Knopf, the first of two volumes on U.S. aggressive expansion. He said it is a myth that the U.S. has always ...
50Oct 23, 2006
Book Discussion on Dangerous Nation
Robert Kagan talked about his book Dangerous Nation: America’s Place in the World from its Earliest Days to the Dawn of the 20th Century, published by Knopf. The book focused on ...
141Oct 18, 2006
Book Discussion on Dangerous Nation
Robert Kagan talked about his book Dangerous Nation: America’s Place in the World from Its Earliest Days to the Dawn of the 20th Century, published by Knopf. He described U.S. ...
34May 26, 2005
Book Discussion on The Opportunity
Richard Haass talked about his book The Opportunity, published by PublicAffairs. He believed the United States is now in a position to change the world in a way in which millions of ...
159May 10, 2005
Book Discussion on In Praise of Empires: Globalization and Order
Professor Lal talked about his book, In Praise of Empires: Globalization and Order, published by Palgrave Macmillan. He argued that empires have played a decisive role throughout history ...
32May 21, 2004
Situation in Iraq
Mr. Kagan talked about the situation in Iraq and the president’s plan for handing over power to the Iraqi people in June 2004. He also discussed the abuse of Iraqi prisoners and the role ...
42Sep 12, 2003
U.S. Foreign Policy
Mr. Kagan talked about U.S. foreign policy and the current situation in Iraq. He also responded to viewer comments and questions.
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44Jun 22, 2000
How Would George W. Bush Govern in Foreign Policy?
Participants talked about Governor Bush’s likely approaches to foreign policy. Among the issues they addressed were his support of China’s entry in the World Trade Organization, how ...
28May 22, 2000
Permanent Normal Trade Relations with China
Conservatives talked to reporters about their opposition to permanent normal trade relations with China. Among the issues they raised were the poor human rights record in China, China’s ...
40Jul 26, 1999
Opposition to Normal Trade Relations with China
Participants urged legislators to revoke China’s Normal Trade Relations status. Among the issues they addressed were human rights in China including recent crackdowns on religious ...
26Oct 10, 1997
Should the U.S. Be the World's Sheriff?
A discussion on foreign policy following the Cold War was held at the Brookings Institution. Panelists discussed the role of the United States in foreign conflicts and looked at America’s ...