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In the News

Trump Takes Aim At Kerry — Again — Ahead Of Announcement On Iran Deal

quoting Michael McConnellvia The New York Times
Monday, May 7, 2018

President Trump is again warning John Kerry, the former secretary of state, to keep out of discussions over whether to remain in the Iran nuclear deal — a decision the White House is expected to announce on Tuesday.

Featured

How Trump Can Counter Iran: Withdrawal From The Deal Isn't The Answer

by Abraham D. Sofaervia Washington Examiner
Monday, May 7, 2018

President Trump will decide before May 12 whether to withdraw from the Iran nuclear agreement, instead of certifying to Congress that remaining in the deal is in the interests of the U.S.

In the News

Leaving The Iran Deal Would Play Right Into Putin’s Hands, Says A Former US Ambassador To Russia

quoting Michael McFaulvia Quartz
Monday, May 7, 2018

Supporters of the Iran deal have no shortage of reasons for president Donald Trump to stick with it: The deal appears to be succeeding in its aim of forcing Iran to cut its nuclear stockpile. All of the closest US allies back the deal (except Israel and Saudi Arabia). Backtracking on promises would damage the US’s chance of a deal with North Korea.

Interviews

George Shultz Says U.S. Needs A Stop Sign For Putin

interview with George P. Shultzvia Bloomberg
Sunday, May 6, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow George Shultz discusses how to handle Putin, Russia, and Iran.

Analysis and Commentary

Cleopatra's Contribution To Starvation

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Sunday, May 6, 2018

Regular reader Cyril Morong sent me a link to a PBS special on Cleopatra, queen of Egypt. Unfortunately, I need to pay a membership fee to get access, but the good news is that Cyril sent me excerpts from the transcript.

In the News

American And Iranian Hard-Liners Await The End Of The Nuclear Deal

quoting Jamil Jaffervia The Washington Post
Friday, May 4, 2018

We are entering the final stretch ahead of President Trump's likely decision to pull out of the nuclear deal between Iran and world powers. 

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Condoleezza Rice & Amy Zegart On Political Risk: How Businesses And Organizations Can Anticipate Global Insecurity

interview with Condoleezza Rice, Amy Zegartvia Council on Foreign Relations
Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Hoover Institution fellows Condoleezza Rice and Amy Zegart discuss their book Political Risk: How Businesses and Organizations Can Anticipate Global Insecurity, as well as how businesses can prepare for an increasingly complex set of political risks, suffer fewer surprises, and recover better.

Interviews

Depth Of Iran's Lying Is Now Obvious: Condoleezza Rice

interview with Condoleezza Ricevia Fox Business
Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Condoleezza Rice discusses Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, the Iran Nuclear Deal, and North Korea.

Interviews

Saudi Arabia Liberalizing Could Change The Face Of Middle East: Condoleezza Rice

interview with Condoleezza Ricevia Fox Business
Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Condoleezza Rice talks about the political and cultural shifts in Saudi Arabia.

In the News

Political Risk: How Businesses And Organizations Can Anticipate Global Insecurity

featuring Condoleezza Rice, Amy Zegartvia Johns Hopkins University - The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)
Wednesday, May 2, 2018

A conversation with Hoover Institution fellows Condoleezza Rice and Amy Zegart.

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