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PodcastJosef Janning on the Future of the Transatlantic Relationship
Josef Janning, Senior Policy Fellow and Head of ECFR Berlin, joins Dr. Andrea Kendall-Taylor and Jim Townsend to discuss the future of the transatlantic relationship, U.S.-Ger...
By Andrea Kendall-Taylor, Jim Townsend & Josef Janning
CommentaryBolstering Congressional Support for NATO
In January, The New York Times reported that President Trump suggested to senior advisors several times over the course of the previous year that he might withdraw the United ...
By Rachel Rizzo & Carrie Cordero
PodcastPodcast: The Autocrat’s New Tool Kit
A new set of technological tools—some of them now maturing, others poised to emerge over the coming decade—seem destined to wind up in the hands of autocrats around the world....
By Richard Fontaine, Kara Frederick & Paul Scharre
PodcastDeputy Prime Minister Radmila Šekerinska on North Macedonia
Deputy Prime Minister Radmila Šekerinska, Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister of the Republic of North Macedonia, joins Dr. Andrea Kendall-Taylor and Rachel Rizzo to di...
By Andrea Kendall-Taylor, Rachel Rizzo & Radmila Šekerinska
CommentaryThe Autocrat’s New Tool Kit
Chinese authorities are now using the tools of big data to detect departures from “normal” behavior among Muslims in the country’s Xinjiang region—and then to identify each su...
By Richard Fontaine & Kara Frederick
PodcastBenjamin Haddad on France’s Yellow Vest Movement
Benjamin Haddad, Director of the Future Europe Initiative at the Atlantic Council, joins Dr. Andrea Kendall-Taylor and Rachel Rizzo to discuss France’s Yellow Vest movement....
By Andrea Kendall-Taylor, Rachel Rizzo & Benjamin Haddad
Curbing Authoritarian Influence in Europe: A Conversation With Andrea Kendall-Taylor
In this episode, featured guest Andrea Kendall-Taylor reflects on the shifting landscape for democratic governance in Europe and assesses the impact of Russia and China’s auth...
By Andrea Kendall-Taylor
PodcastAndrew Weiss on Russia
Andrew Weiss, James Family Chair and Vice President for Studies at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, joins Dr. Andrea Kendall-Taylor and Jim Townsend to discuss ...
By Andrea Kendall-Taylor, Jim Townsend & Andrew Weiss
CommentaryThe White House and Defense Department unveiled AI strategies. Now what?
The White House and Department of Defense made major strides this month in artificial intelligence policy by unveiling two key strategy documents. On Feb. 11, President Trump...
By Megan Lamberth
Congressional TestimonyAutocracy’s Advance and Democracy’s Decline: National Security Implications of the Rise of Authoritarianism Around the World
Submitted Written Testimony Chairman Schiff, Ranking Member Nunes, distinguished members of the Committee, thank you for the opportunity to be here. I served for almost a dec...
By Andrea Kendall-Taylor
PodcastMolly Montgomery on the Balkans
Molly Montgomery, a Vice President in Albright Stonebridge Group’s Europe Practice, joins Dr. Andrea Kendall-Taylor and Jim Townsend to discuss the Balkans and the future of t...
By Andrea Kendall-Taylor, Jim Townsend & Molly Montgomery
CommentaryGerman Foreign Policy is Stuck in Neutral
Last summer I moved to Berlin. I was excited to escape Washington’s divisive and small-minded politics and focus on someone other than President Donald Trump, who seemed to be...
By Julianne Smith
PodcastDr. John Manza on NATO Readiness, NATO’s Iraq Mission, and Challenges Facing NATO Today
Dr. John Manza, NATO’s Assistant Secretary General for Operations, joins Dr. Andrea Kendall-Taylor and Jim Townsend to discuss the future of NATO readiness, NATO’s training mi...
By Andrea Kendall-Taylor, Jim Townsend & Dr. John Manza
CommentaryNancy Pelosi and Theresa May are Leading on Borrowed Time
Prime Minister Theresa May and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, two female politicians on either side of the Atlantic, each managed to stave off challenges to their leadersh...
By Livia Godaert & Chris Estep
CommentaryGerman F-35 decision sacrifices NATO capability for Franco-German industrial cooperation
While the German decision last week to remove the Lockheed Martin F-35 from consideration as a replacement for 90 aging Tornado fighters solidifies Franco-German industrial co...
By Jim Townsend & Hans Binnendijk
CommentaryAmerica’s Role in the World is Worth Debating
There is a growing debate in the United States about the utility of America’s allies and the United States’ role in the world. Should the United States retrench and play a les...
By Andrea Kendall-Taylor & Rachel Rizzo
CommentaryU.S. Russia Policy: Moving Beyond Sanctions
By Andrea Kendall-Taylor: As long as he is in power, Russian President Vladimir Putin is unlikely to substantively change his strategic calculus, despite Western economic pre...
CommentaryEurope and the United States: A Diverging Approach Toward Russia?
By Rachel Rizzo: Over the course of the past two years, the U.S.-European relationship has gone from bad to worse. President Trump has repeatedly derided NATO allies, called ...
VideoGift to Putin? Trump considered quitting NATO
Trump said several times he wanted to withdraw from NATO, the NYT reported. How would that play into Putin's hands? Brian Todd reports. View the full video and more from CNN....
By Andrea Kendall-Taylor
CommentaryWhat’s Worse Than Brexit? This.
It’s official: the delayed parliamentary vote on Prime Minister Theresa May’s initial Brexit deal with the European Union is now scheduled for Jan. 15. May has had a brutal co...
By Rachel Rizzo