Peter Berkowitz is the Tad and Dianne Taube Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. In 2019-2021, he served as the Director of the State Department’s Policy Planning Staff, executive secretary of the department's Commission on Unalienable Rights, and senior adviser to the...
Hoover Institution fellow Peter Berkowitz
Before September 11, we took it for granted that only nations or states could wage war on the United States. After 9/11 it became obvious that war could also be waged by terrorists operating anonymously and in the shadows. Are the laws of war—the Geneva Conventions, the International Convention on Torture—suited to this new reality of war? Whom may we detain? How may we interrogate those we detain? In the war on terror, do the laws of war permit us to be as tough as we need to be? Peter Robinson speaks with Peter Berkowitz and Jenny Martinez.
Hoover Institution fellow Peter Berkowitz discusses China's foreign policy and notes that China seeks to transform the international order.
Hoover Institution fellow Peter Berkowitz discusses his experience serving in the State Department as a member of the Trump administration.
Dan talks to Hoover senior fellow and Isreal expert, Peter Berkowitz...
Hoover Institution fellow Peter Berkowitz discusses a strategic armament deficit caused by lower defense spending and the US retreat overseas. Berkowitz notes that presidential candidates need to be familiar with geopolitical realities as well as how to use and project our strength abroad.
Hoover Institution fellow Peter Berkowitz discusses the $400 million Iran received and the release of hostages. Berkowitz notes this deal as well as the nuclear deal are just a couple of examples of concessions that have happened during the Obama administration.
Hoover senior fellow Peter Berkowitz discusses Israel on the John Batchelor Show.
Senior Fellow Peter Berkowitz discussed the Middle East on the nationally-syndicated Hugh Hewitt Show.
Senior Fellow Peter Berkowitz discussed the Middle East Crisis on CNBC.
Senior Fellow Peter Berkowitz discussed his Real Clear Politics piece, “U.S. Must Strongly Affirm Israel's Right of Self-Defense,” on the nationally syndicated John Batchelor Show.
Hoover fellow Peter Berkowitz discusses Tuesday’s election and the stakes for U.S.-Israel relations.
Hoover fellow Peter Berkowitz discusses the road ahead for Israel as well as the US-Israel relationship.
Hoover fellow Peter Berkowitz discusses the recent elections in Israel and whether the government in Israel will become more conservative.
Hover fellow Peter Berkowitz says the absence of Saudi Arabia and Bahrain leaders at the Camp David summit suggests a lack of confidence in the Iran nuclear deal.
Hoover Institution fellow Peter Berkowitz speaks on the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions Movement (BDS) efforts to "delegitimize the Jewish state" of Israel.
Hoover Institution fellow Peter Berkowitz on the prospect of the Palestinian Authority's third intifada against the Jewish state.
Hoover Institution fellow Peter Berkowitz discusses his Real Clear Politics article Obama's Tattered Middle East Policy, and the significant acceleration of violence in the Middle East after the Iran Deal.