The President’s Inbox
Should the United States Rethink Its Relationship with Saudi Arabia?

Should the United States Rethink Its Relationship with Saudi Arabia?

January 28, 2020

In this episode of our special Election 2020 series of The President’s Inbox, Yasmine Farouk and Bernard Haykel join host James M. Lindsay to discuss U.S. policy toward Saudi Arabia.

The Coronavirus Outbreak in Wuhan, With Tom Bollyky and Yanzhong Huang

The Coronavirus Outbreak in Wuhan, With Tom Bollyky and Yanzhong Huang

January 22, 2020

Thomas J. Bollyky, director of CFR’s Global Health Program and senior fellow for global health, economics, and development, and Yanzhong Huang, CFR senior fellow for global health, sit down with James M. Lindsay to discuss the recent spread of a pneumonia-like coronavirus from the city of Wuhan, China.

Should the United States Spend Less on Defense?

Should the United States Spend Less on Defense?

January 14, 2020

In this episode of our special Election 2020 series of The President’s Inbox, Mackenzie Eaglen and William D. Hartung join host James M. Lindsay to discuss defense spending.

The Killing of Qasem Soleimani

The Killing of Qasem Soleimani

January 7, 2020

In this episode of our special Election 2020 series of The President’s Inbox, Steven A. Cook, Philip H. Gordon, and Ray Takeyh join host James M. Lindsay to discuss the killing of Qasem Soleimani and its consequences for the Middle East.