Backchannel: The Newsletter of FPRI
August 18, 2014
On August 18, 2014, the Foreign Policy Research Institute reached a new milestone on Facebook, getting its 100,000th "fan" or "like." This is up from 48,000 fans at the beginning of the year, and up from 2,000 fans at the beginning of 2013.
Interestingly, we have more fans in India than we do in the United States, according to data provided by Facebook, and more in Cairo, Karachi, and Kabul than in Washington DC.Read more...
July 11, 2014
June 26, 2014
The Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI) is proud to announce that Gen. (Ret.) Michael Hayden, former Director of the CIA and NSA, will receive the 10th Annual Benjamin Franklin Award for Public Service at the organization’s 2014 Annual Dinner. General Hayden will also deliver the keynote address at the event, which will be held in Philadelphia on Wednesday, November 19, 2014.Read more...
June 20, 2014
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June 6, 2014
May 8, 2014
This is a brief summary of remarks by FPRI Senior Fellow Joseph Braude in response to questions from Ron Granieri on the May 6, 2014 episode of the FPRI “show” Geopolitics with Granieri. The audio file of the full interview will be posted shortly on FPRI’s website. Braude, also a Senior Fellow at Dubai’s Al-Mesbar Center for Studies and Research, is currently at work on a book about Arabic media.Read more...