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    Watch Author Richard Haass on America’s Foreign Policy Crisis
    Feb25

    Watch Author Richard Haass on America’s Foreign Policy Crisis

    Richard Haass arrived the Aspen Institute as the bearer of bad news. The chaos that seems to dominate the global arena, he said, is part of a declining trend of “ever-increasing disarray.” Haass is president of the Council on Foreign Relations. He previously served as a special assistant to President George H. W. Bush and held various posts at...

    Global Shock: What To Expect from a Trump Presidency
    Dec12

    Global Shock: What To Expect from a Trump Presidency

    The election of Donald Trump to succeed Barack Obama as U.S. president came as a shock to many. With a Republican majority in the House of Representatives and the Senate, Trump’s victory could mean a shift away from many of the policies of the Obama Administration and brings into question the future role of the United States in the...

    Can we protect corporations from cybercrime?
    Oct06

    Can we protect corporations from cybercrime?

    Stuart Madnick, John Norris Maguire professor of information technology at the MIT School of Engineering, spoke at Securing Our Future: Cambridge Cyber Summit. The cyber threat is real. If you have control of valuable assets, including trillions of dollars of transactions, as the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Transactions (SWIFT)...

    The Russian Bear on the Prowl
    Aug03

    The Russian Bear on the Prowl

    Vladimir Putin continues to taunt the US and Europe at every turn by testing NATO’s resolve, propping up Assad, provoking Ukraine, and even doing what he can to further complicate the migrant crisis. Domestically, Russia’s involvement in hacking the Democratic National Convention is in question. Heather Conley, Senior Vice President...

    Aspen Institute Kyiv: Preparing Young Leaders in Ukraine
    Mar02

    Aspen Institute Kyiv: Preparing Young Leaders in Ukraine

    Filed in Blog Topics: Aspen Institute Kyiv Aspen Institute Executive Vice President Elliot Gerson meets with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in Kyiv, Ukraine. Gerson was in Ukraine to celebrate the work of Aspen Institute Kyiv, which launched last November. Aspen Institute Kyiv is dedicated to promoting values-based leadership in Ukraine and...

    The Next UN Secretary General: An Experienced Woman to Foster Global Food Security
    Jul16

    The Next UN Secretary General: An Experienced Woman to Foster Global Food Security

    Filed in Blog Topics: United Nations While conflicts in countries like Syria and Ukraine dominate the daily news cycle, and longer-term concerns about climate change and energy security are frequently aired, the problem of hunger and the emergence of new threats to world food supplies receive far less attention than they merit. Without sustained...

    Looking at the Crisis in Ukraine through Russia’s Eyes
    Mar03

    Looking at the Crisis in Ukraine through Russia’s Eyes

    Colorado’s Honorary Consul General to Russia Deb Palmieri sought to challenge the West’s perception of the situation in Ukraine at a recent Fireside Chat and Reception at the Aspen Institute in Aspen, Colorado. …read more Source: Aspen...

    What We’re Reading 02/06: A Weekly List of Our Program Directors’ Must-See Media
    Feb06

    What We’re Reading 02/06: A Weekly List of Our Program Directors’ Must-See Media

    Filed in Blog Topics: What We’re Reading How can closing the education gap positively impact the economy? Why does ISIS support vaccinations (even while forbidding other humanitarian efforts)? What immediate action can the US take to help Ukraine? Programs at the Aspen Institute have been scouring their respective issue areas to find and...

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