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In the News

Why Bezos Really Bought The Washington Post And Other Comments

quoting Adam J. Whitevia New York Post
Thursday, April 19, 2018

Cuba finally has a new president with a new name, Miguel Diaz-Canel. But, assert The Daily Beast’s Christopher Dickey and Ingrid Arnesen, “the notion that a new face in Havana means a new Cuba” is “sadly mistaken.”

In the News

Jilted Kurds Ignore Western Hand-Wringing Over Syria Gas Attack

quoting Fabrice Balanchevia Al-Monitor
Thursday, April 12, 2018

As stakeholders in Syria’s seven-year conflict remain glued to US President Donald Trump’s tweets, one group has remained noticeably silent: Turkey’s biggest bugbear and the United States’ top ally, the Kurds.

In the News

Former U.S. Defense Chief William Perry Urges Trump To Learn From Past Successes And Failures On North Korea

featuring William J. Perryvia Japan Times
Wednesday, April 11, 2018

As one of the key individuals who brought the United States and North Korea closer than ever before to a deal on Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons, former U.S. defense chief William Perry has a lot to say about dealing with the regime of Kim Jong Un and a planned landmark summit with President Donald Trump — and what it might mean for Japan.

In the News

McFaul: Trump Would Look 'Weak' If He Meets With Putin

quoting Michael McFaulvia NewsMax
Wednesday, April 4, 2018

It is not a bad thing President Donald Trump wants to talk with Russian President Vladimir Putin, but a White House summit meeting would not benefit the national security interests of the United States, and it makes Trump look "weak," former Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul said Tuesday.

Analysis and Commentary

Putin’s Power, Arrogance Lead To Costly Russian Miscalculation That Unites West

by Markos Kounalakisvia McClatchy DC Bureau
Thursday, March 29, 2018

Vladimir Putin has spent years trying to divide the West by undermining elections, invading neighbors and aggressively using Russian oil and gas as a ham-handed bargaining tool. These concerted and clever efforts have suddenly, however, revealed the New Putin: Despite his best efforts and plans, he’s become a uniter, not a divider of the West.


Samuel Tadros: Syria Transforms Into Much Worse

interview with Samuel Tadrosvia The John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow  Samuel Tadros discusses his Caravan article "The Descent Of Syria Into The Abyss."

In the News

More Than 20 Countries Have Expelled Russian Diplomats. Now What?

quoting Michael McFaulvia PBS
Tuesday, March 27, 2018

After the U.S. and its European allies coordinated to expel more than 100 Russian diplomats in response to the March poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter in the UK, some analysts are arguing the punishment may have been the wrong move.


Kiron Skinner: Putin, Russia And The Hard Truth About Election Meddling

interview with Kiron K. Skinnervia America's News HQ (Fox News)
Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Kiron Skinner discusses President Trump’s order to expel 60 Russian diplomats and intelligence officers from the US in retaliation for the poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter in Britain, as well as what more can be done to mitigate and deter Putin and Russia.

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Amy Goldstein, Chris Hamby, Stephen Kotkin, And Rachel Louise Snyder Named Winners Of The 2018 J. Anthony Lukas Prize Project Awards

mentioning Stephen Kotkinvia Nieman Watchdog (Harvard Univ.)
Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Stephen Kotkin, John P. Birkelund Professor in History and International Affairs at Princeton University and a research scholar at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University, has won for Stalin: Waiting for Hitler, 1929-1941 (Penguin Press), a history of the world during the build-up to its most fateful hour, from the vantage point of Stalin’s seat of power.

In the News

Trump And The West Give Putin The Fight He Needs

quoting Michael McFaulvia The Washington Post
Tuesday, March 27, 2018

On Monday morning the United States, Canada and the European Union carried out a coordinated mass expulsion of Russian diplomats, responding to Moscow's alleged role in the March 4 poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter in Britain.


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