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From Counterterrorism to Conventional Threats: The Future of War

For the inaugural session of our new Main Line Briefings, hosted and cosponsored by The Haverford School, we are pleased ...

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Baltic Independence at 100

Oceans Ventured: Winning the Cold War

Drawing on recently declassified documents, John Lehman tells the untold story of the Cold War at sea — and why ...

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Is Israel Losing Its Soul?

On July 19, Israel’s parliament passed a controversial nation-state law. Designed by its proponents to promote Israel as the nation-state of ...

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Authoritarianism in Europe in the 20th Century – and the 21st

Ending the Great War

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War. Why did Germany lose the war? ...

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Syria between Russia and the US: Is There a Path to Peace?

The war in Syria is reaching a decisive point. As the campaign against ISIL winds down, the battle for influence ...

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America’s Machiavellian Moment: Origins of the Atlantic Republican Tradition [Or, Where Did the Founders Get Their Ideas?]

  In this lecture, FPRI’s Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Walter McDougall delves deeply into the origins of the American political tradition ...

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Navigating the Global Financial System amid Terrorist Networks, Arms Smugglers, Sanctions, and Money Laundering

Juan Zarate served as the Deputy National Security Advisor for Combating Terrorism from 2005 to 2009, and was the first ...

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President Carter: The White House Years

In what is heralded as the definitive history of Jimmy Carter’s presidency by a key policy advisor, Eizenstat’s book provides an insider ...

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