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Episodes

DC Book Launch: The Bill of Obligations by Richard Haass

1/31/2023
CFR President Richard Haass discusses his new book, The Bill of Obligations: The Ten Habits of Good Citizens, with Mary Louise Kelly. In The Bill of Obligations, Richard Haass argues that the very idea of citizenship must be revised and expanded. Haass introduces ten obligations that are essential for healing our divisions and safeguarding the country’s future. Through an expert blend of civics, history, and political analysis, this book illuminates how Americans can rediscover and recover...

Duration:00:58:14

NY Book Launch: The Bill of Obligations by Richard Haass

1/26/2023
CFR President Richard Haass discusses his new book, The Bill of Obligations: The Ten Habits of Good Citizens, with Juju Chang. In The Bill of Obligations, Richard Haass argues that the very idea of citizenship must be revised and expanded. Haass introduces ten obligations that are essential for healing our divisions and safeguarding the country’s future. Through an expert blend of civics, history, and political analysis, this book illuminates how Americans can rediscover and recover the...

Duration:00:59:58

Higher Education Webinar: Disability Inclusion on Campus and in International Affairs

1/26/2023
Ashley Holben, interim manager and project specialist with the National Clearinghouse on Disability and Exchange and executive specialist to the chief executive officer at Mobility International USA, leads the conversation on disability inclusion on campus and in international affairs. FASKIANOS: Welcome to CFR’s Higher Education Webinar Series. I’m Irina Faskianos, vice president of the National Program and Outreach here at CFR. Today’s discussion is on the record, and the video and...

Duration:01:00:44

Academic Webinar: Global Ramifications of the War in Ukraine

1/18/2023
Liana Fix, fellow for Europe at CFR, leads the conversation on the global ramifications of the war in Ukraine. FASKIANOS: Thank you. Welcome to the first session of the Winter/Spring 2023 CFR Academic Webinar Series. I’m Irina Faskianos, vice president of the National Program and Outreach at CFR. Today’s discussion is on the record and the video and transcript will be available on our website, CFR.org/academic. As always, CFR takes no institutional positions on matters of policy. We’re...

Duration:00:59:10

Religion and Foreign Policy Webinar: The Protests in Iran

1/11/2023

Duration:00:59:18

A Conversation With U.S. Air Force Secretary Frank Kendall

1/11/2023
Secretary of the U.S. Air Force Frank Kendall discusses U.S. security alliances and partnerships, U.S. defense industrial base capacity, and the modernization, priorities, and strengths of the Department of the Air Force.

Duration:01:04:04

What to Worry About in 2023

1/10/2023
Panelists discuss potential and ongoing crises that may erupt or escalate in 2023, as well as their global political implications. This event will explore the results of the CFR 2023 Preventive Priorities Survey.

Duration:01:12:33

Virtual Roundtable: Clearing the Air on Air Pollution

12/21/2022
Air pollution is a major contributor to illness and early death worldwide. Substantial progress has been made to reduce air pollution, but what more needs to be done? Participants discuss the status, sources, and health effects of air pollution in various global contexts.

Duration:00:56:22

Social Justice Webinar: Healthcare Equity and Accessibility Around the World

12/20/2022

Duration:00:56:33

C. Peter McColough Series on International Economics With Katherine Tai

12/19/2022
Ambassador Katherine Tai discusses the role of trade policy in the global economy, current U.S. trade strategy, and the Biden administration’s trade agenda for the year ahead. The C. Peter McColough Series on International Economics brings the world’s foremost economic policymakers and scholars to address members on current topics in international economics and U.S. monetary policy. This meeting series is presented by the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies.

Duration:00:56:45

Deadly Droughts: Adapting to a Drier World

12/15/2022
Several regions across the world are experiencing their worst droughts in decades, if not centuries. Crops are failing, exacerbating the global food crisis, and rivers that serve as vital shipping arteries are becoming dangerously low, threatening the global trade system. Panelists discuss the scope of the challenge and what companies and governments can do to adapt.

Duration:01:01:03

Prospects and Consequences of China’s Economic Slowdown

12/13/2022
Panelists discuss the cost of China’s zero-COVID policy, the country’s dwindling economic growth, and the consequences of China’s economic slowdown at home and on its international economic relations.

Duration:00:59:34

A Conversation With President Hichilema of Zambia

12/12/2022
Ahead of the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit, President Hichilema discusses Zambia-U.S. relations, security concerns in sub-Saharan Africa, and Zambia’s role in the region.

Duration:00:50:43

CFR Fellows' Book Launch Series: Beijing's Global Media Offensive by Joshua Kurlantzick

12/8/2022
Since China’s ascendancy toward great power status began in the 1990s, many observers have focused on its economic growth and expanding military power. In contrast, most viewed China’s ability to project soft and sharp power through its media industries and its global influence campaigns as quite limited, and its ability to wield influence within the domestic politics of other countries as nearly nonexistent. In Beijing's Global Media Offensive, Joshua Kurlantzick offers an incisive analysis...

Duration:01:01:17

Higher Education Webinar: Affirmative Action

12/7/2022
Mike Hoa Nguyen, assistant professor of education, faculty affiliate at the Institute for Human Development and Social Change, and faculty affiliate at the Metropolitan Center for Research on Equity and the Transformation of Schools at New York University, leads the conversation on affirmative action. FASKIANOS: Thank you. Welcome to CFR’s Higher Education Webinar. I’m Irina Faskianos, Vice President of the National Program and Outreach at CFR. Today’s discussion is on the record, and the...

Duration:01:02:49

Distinguished Voices Series With Dick Gephardt

12/7/2022
Former U.S. Representative Dick Gephardt discusses his distinguished career in politics, including his time as House majority and minority leader, his two U.S. presidential bids, and his work following his retirement from Congress. The Distinguished Voices Series focuses particular attention on the contributions made by a prominent individual at a critical juncture in the history of the country or the world.

Duration:00:58:03

Religion and Foreign Policy Webinar: Religious Freedom and U.S. National Security

12/6/2022

Duration:01:03:04

A Conversation With Robert O’Brien

12/2/2022
National Security Advisor Robert O’Brien discusses technology, disinformation, and the intersection of technology policy and national security.

Duration:01:03:26

Walking Through the Middle Kingdom: A Journey Out of Eden with Paul Salopek

12/1/2022
Join our panelists for a discussion on Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Paul Salopek’s decade-long journey on foot around the world—from the Horn of Africa through the Middle East and Southeast Asia and finally to China—and his experiences traveling to and reporting in the Middle Kingdom.

Duration:00:59:36

Virtual Screening and Discussion of "In Her Hands"

11/29/2022
Join our panelists for a discussion of the recently released Netflix documentary film In Her Hands and the future of women’s rights in Afghanistan. Filmed across two turbulent years, In Her Hands tells the story of Zarifa Ghafari, who at twenty six became one of Afghanistan’s first female mayors and the youngest to ever hold the position. The film documents her fight for survival against the backdrop of her country’s accelerated unraveling. As Western forces announce their retreat and the...

Duration:00:58:59