Foreign Policy Research Institute A Nation Must Think Before it Acts Battlegrounds: A Book Talk with H.R. McMaster and Robert D. Kaplan

Battlegrounds: A Book Talk with H.R. McMaster and Robert D. Kaplan

About the Event

Across multiple administrations since the end of the Cold War, American foreign policy has been misconceived, inconsistent, and poorly implemented. As a result, America and the free world have fallen behind rivals in power and influence. Meanwhile, threats to security, freedom, and prosperity, such as nuclear proliferation and jihadist terrorism have grown. In his new book Battlegrounds: The Fight to Defend the Free World, H.R. McMaster describes efforts to reassess and fundamentally shift policies while he was National Security Advisor. And he provides a clear pathway forward to improve strategic competence and prevail in complex competitions against our adversaries. You can purchase a signed copy of the book here.


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Robert D. Kaplan

Robert D. Kaplan - Robert D. Kaplan is the Robert Strausz-Hupé Chair in Geopolitics at the Foreign Policy Research Institute ; Speaker

H.R. McMaster

H.R. McMaster - H.R. McMaster, a member of the Board of Advisors of the Foreign Policy Research Institute, was the 25th assistant to the president for National Security Affairs. ; Speaker