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U.s. Policy And National Interests

Speech

The American Way of War Reconsidered

Ambassador Chas W. Freeman, Jr. (USFS, Ret.) | Senior Fellow, the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs, Brown University, September 22, 2016

I’m a retired diplomat.  The late Arthur Goldberg, who served on our Supreme Court and as U.S. ambassador ...

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Commentary

U.S. Policy toward Iran: Thoughts for the Next Administration

Amb. (ret.) Ronald E. Neumann, September 14, 2016

In the 40 plus years of my diplomatic service Iran has moved in American policy from being one of the ...

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Commentary

Regional Perspectives on U.S. Election

Middle East Policy Council , September 2, 2016

With Labor Day around the corner and the U.S. presidential elections preparing to shift into a higher gear, many ...

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Journal Essay

Review Essay: Iran's Revolutionary Guard

Sadiq al-Husna | independent Scholar

Fall 2016, Volume XXIII, Number 3

The Pasdaran: Inside Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, by Emanuele Ottolenghi. Foundation for Defense of Democracies Press, 2011. 132 pages. ...

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Speech

Things Fall Apart: America, Europe, and Asia in the New World Disorder

Ambassador Chas W. Freeman, Jr. (USFS, Ret.) | Senior Fellow, Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs, Brown University, June 25, 2016

We have entered a world in which, as William Butler Yeats put it in 1919: Things fall apart; the center ...

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Commentary

Israel Approves New Settlements Despite Push for Peace Talks

Middle East Policy Council, June 21, 2016

News of the approval of new Israeli settlements in the West Bank has angered many in the Occupied ...

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