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An Interview with Ambassador Marc Grossman

May 29, 2014 by Forum Staff
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Ambassador Marc Grossman served as the Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs, the State Department’s third ranking official, until his retirement in 2005 after twenty-nine years in the U.S. Foreign Service. As Under Secretary, he helped marshal diplomatic support for the international response to the attacks of September 11, 2001. He also managed U.S. […]

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An Interview with Tamara Cofman Wittes: The Politics of Sectarianism in the Middle East

May 20, 2014 by Forum Staff
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Wittes discusses the political dimensions of sectarian conflict in Arab countries such as Syria and Iraq, as well as the policy challenges the United States faces in confronting the ethno-sectarian conflicts in the Middle East.

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Volume 38:1 of The Fletcher Forum of World Affairs Now Available

April 10, 2014 by Forum Staff

The editorial staff of The Fletcher Forum of World Affairs is pleased to bring you our latest issue, Winter Volume 38:1. The Winter 2014 volume of The Fletcher Forum features articles by military leaders, distinguished academics, and innovative policy practitioners in international affairs. Contributions from Joseph S. Nye, Jr. and G. William Anderson raise questions of American leadership in […]

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Deputy Secretary of State William Burns: U.S. Foreign Policy and Security in the Middle East

April 9, 2014 by Forum Staff
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In Deputy Secretary Burns’ keynote remarks at last month’s 29th Annual EPIIC International Symposium on the Future of the Middle East and North Africa, he discusses U.S. foreign policy and security in MENA and offers his insights on how to manage the global risks we face in the region.

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38:1 – Winter 2014

April 4, 2014 by Forum Staff

EDITOR’S NOTE A Conversation with Joseph S. Nye, Jr. on Presidential Leadership and the Creation of the American Era Joseph S. Nye, Jr. In this interview, Joseph S . Nye, Jr . shares insights from his recently published book, Presidential Leadership and the Creation of the American Era and touches on the varied types of power, leadership, […]

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An Interview with Kenneth Roth of Human Rights Watch

March 18, 2014 by Forum Staff
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In an interview with The Fletcher Forum, Mr. Roth discusses a potential way forward in Syria, the devastating situation in the Central African Republic, the crisis in Ukraine, and a host of other pressing international issues—from Venezuela to Burma.

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