Thursday, October 23, 2014

Anne-Marie Slaughter

Anne-Marie Slaughter, a former director of policy planning in the US State Department (2009-2011), is President and CEO of the New America Foundation and Professor Emerita of Politics and International Affairs at Princeton University. She is the author of The Idea That Is America: Keeping Faith with Our Values in a Dangerous World.

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World Cup America

Something changed – or perhaps was revealed – in the US during the last month: Many millions more Americans watched the World Cup soccer tournament than ever before. They may never call it… read more

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Families of the Future

It is graduation season in many countries, a time when classes of bright and fortunate young people don their caps and gowns, receive their diplomas, and hear advice from their elders. But there is a … read more

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Let Europe Lead in Ukraine

US Secretary of State John Kerry is right to make clear that NATO is not contemplating a military response of any kind to Russia's annexation of Crimea. He would do even better to hand off… read more

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Germany Steps Up

Since the start of his first administration, US President Barack Obama has repeated a simple mantra concerning other countries: “With power comes responsibility.” France has demonstrated repeatedly… read more

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Stopping the Syria Contagion

Syria’s civil war, everyone agrees, has become a wretchedly complicated problem. But there are three ways to simplify the equation and maximize the chances that the parties to the Geneva II peace… read more

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Xi’s Recipe

China's recently announced economic reforms are only one ingredient of a carefully crafted cocktail. The rest of President Xi Jinping's recipe for domestic stability comprises two parts popular… read more

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