November 30, 2016

Robert A. Fox Fellow Clint Watts Quoted in Washington Post

Washington Post

In response to Congressional negotiators on Wednesday approving an initiative to track and combat foreign propaganda, expanding the State Department’s Global Engagement Center: “One independent researcher into Russian propaganda efforts, Clint Watts, said he worried that the Global Engagement Center is poorly suited to lead a broad U.S. government response that spans several departments. He complained […]

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November 29, 2016

Invest in an Informed Citizenry this #GivingTuesday

Giving Tuesday

If we don’t understand the past, then we cannot understand the present, much less the future.

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November 28, 2016

Dom Tierney and Ron Granieri Appeared on WHYY’s Radio Times

WHYY's Radio Times

  Two of our Fellows, Dom Tierney and Ron Granieri, will appear on WHYY’s Radio Times tomorrow, Tuesday, Nov. 15 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon ET to discuss the foreign policy challenges facing the next president.  Click here to listen.

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November 28, 2016

FPRI’s Clint Watts Quoted in The Washington Post

Washington Post

The Washington Post “They want to essentially erode faith in the U.S. government or U.S. government interests,” said Clint Watts, a fellow at the Foreign Policy Research Institute who along with two other researchers has tracked Russian propaganda since 2014. “This was their standard mode during the Cold War. The problem is that this was […]

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November 21, 2016

FPRI’s Walter McDougall Recent Book Review by Kirkus

mcdougall-walter-the-tragedy-of-us-foreign-policy

Kirkus A Pulitzer Prize–winning historian examines the fanatical secular religion of American exceptionalism and why it is leading government officials and the electorate astray in an increasingly violent world. Continue reading the review here.

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November 17, 2016

FPRI Senior Fellow Naveed Jamali Appeared on Fox News

Fox News

Russia looking to take advantage of Trump transition? Nov. 16, 2016 – 3:00 – Insight from Naveed Jamali, reserve officer with the Office of Naval Intelligence and senior fellow at the Foreign Policy Research Institute Watch the video here.

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November 14, 2016

What to Read by FPRI on Bulgaria and Moldova

Maps of Bulgaria and Moldova (Right Source: Wikimedia Commons/Kosson)

In light of the recent presidential elections in Bulgaria and Moldova – where the pro-Russian parties were victorious – we share these recent FPRI publications regarding Russian encroachment in the region and what the future holds for these two countries:

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November 11, 2016

FPRI Robert A. Fox Fellow Vish Sakthivel Quoted in El Watan

Source: Gage Skidmore

«Les Etats-Unis souhaitent un engagement plus profond avec l’Algérie au-delà de la coopération militaire et notamment celle du renseignement», estime la chercheure. Elle ajoute par ailleurs que «la relation étroite d’Hillary Clinton avec la monarchie marocaine a irrité les Algériens. Cela ne devrait pas l’être parce que la politique étrangère américaine joue toutes les cartes […]

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November 11, 2016

FPRI Robert A. Fox Fellow Vish Sakthivel Quoted in El Watan

Source: Gage Skidmore

«Si Trump est à bien des égards exaspérant et inquiétant, il y a néanmoins quelque chose de pourri et d’endogame dans le royaume de Washington», décrit Laure Mandeville, reporter au Figaro, qui vient de publier Qui est vraiment Donald Trump ? «Le discours de Trump menace de ramener l’Amérique vers les années 1950», redoute de son […]

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November 11, 2016

FPRI’s Michael Noonan Quoted in Hospodářské noviny

Source: Gage Skidmore

“V tuto chvíli si nemůžeme být jisti, co byly jen slogany z kampaně a co jeho opravdové názory, kterým věří,” domnívá se Michael Noonan, šéf výzkumu konzervativního think-tanku FPRI z Filadelfie. “Když byl zvolen Obama, všichni si mysleli, že radikálně změní způsob, jak USA vedou válku proti teroru. Ale on pak jen upravil politiku George W. Bushe,” připomíná Bushovy […]

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