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Inaugural Williams-Griffis Fellow In Contemporary Asia At The Hoover Institution Michael Auslin Explains U.S.-North Korean Relations Since The North Korean Summit

interview with Michael R. Auslinvia Fox News Radio
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Michael Auslin discusses what the US has accomplished since the North Korean summit and President Trump's trade war with China. 

Enabling Autocrats Is Not In The American National Interest

by Michael McFaul
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Since the beginning of our republic, all American presidents have had to balance the dueling goals of advancing democratic values with the pursuit of security and economic interests. 

Trump Accelerates Decline In U.S. Global Power To Putin's Delight (3:30)

interview with Michael McFaul
Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Michael McFaul discusses the Trump administration's stance toward Vladimir Putin.


Michael Auslin On The John Batchelor Show

interview with Michael R. Auslinvia The John Batchelor Show
Monday, October 22, 2018
Hoover Institution fellow Michael Auslin discusses China's president Xi Jinping.
In the News

Twitterlaw And The Khashoggi Killing

quoting Jamil Jaffervia Reason
Monday, October 22, 2018

In this week's interview we ask whether the midterm elections are likely to suffer as much foreign hacking and interference as we saw in 2016. The answer, from Christopher Krebs, Under Secretary for National Protection and Programs Directorate (soon to be the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency), is surprisingly comforting, though hardly guaranteed. Briefly, it's beginning to look as though the Russians (and maybe the Iranians) are holding their fire for the main event in 2020.

Analysis and Commentary

Ran Abramitzky On The Mystery Of The Kibbutz

by Russell Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, October 22, 2018

Economist and author Ran Abramitzky of Stanford University talks about his book, The Mystery of the Kibbutz, with EconTalk host Russ Roberts. Abramitzky traces the evolution of the kibbutz movement in Israel and how the kibbutz structure changed to cope with the modernization and development of the Israeli economy. The conversation includes a discussion of how the history of the kibbutz might help us to understand the appeal and challenges of the socialism and freedom.


Remaining In The EU: Now We Have A Chance

by Timothy Garton Ashvia Drugstore Culture
Sunday, October 21, 2018

To my dying day I shall never forget seeing the Duke of Wellington’s house at Hyde Park Corner surrounded by a vast sunlit crowd waving the European flag. Saturday’s breathtaking demonstration for a People’s Vote may yet prove a turning point, the beginning of the end of Brexit. It was, in any case, a great democratic moment.

In the News

No Visa Necessary To Hear Music Of 'Banned Countries' With Kronos Quartet

quoting Abbas Milanivia KQED
Saturday, October 20, 2018

The Kronos Quartet has a long history of performing music with a political edge. Music for Change: The Banned Countries, coming up Saturday at Stanford’s Bing Concert Hall, is no exception. After the Trump administration issued executive orders limiting travel from majority-Muslim countries last year, the director of Stanford’s Iranian Studies program, Abbas Milani, was upset. "It's shameful on a human basis. But it's also destructive to the fabric of culture in this country. And, I would submit, to the long-term strategic interest of this country," Milani says.

In the News

Trump Is Forcing China To Reassess Its Strategy

quoting Niall Fergusonvia National Interest
Saturday, October 20, 2018
Trump’s seeming unpredictability, and penchant for muscular showdown, has dramatically altered China’s risk calculations, forcing Beijing to constantly revisit its strategic assumptions.
In the News

Former Secretary Of State Talks US-China Relations

featuring Condoleezza Ricevia The Spectator
Thursday, October 18, 2018
Seattle University and more than 100 venues across the U.S. and China participated in an interactive webcast with former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice on the current state of our two countries’ relationship as part of the annual CHINA Town Hall hosted by the National Committee on U.S. China Relations (NCUSCR).


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