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U.S. Global Leadership Amid the Coronavirus Pandemic, With Philip H. Gordon

U.S. Global Leadership Amid the Coronavirus Pandemic, With Philip H. Gordon

April 28, 2020

Philip H. Gordon, CFR’s Mary and David Boies senior fellow in U.S. foreign policy, sits down with James M. Lindsay to discuss whether the United States should do more internationally to stem the spread of the coronavirus. Read Gordon’s article “‘America First’ Is a Dangerous Fantasy in a Pandemic: Foreign Aid and Global Leadership Will Be Integral to Any Solution” on ForeignAffairs.com.

The United States, China, and the Coronavirus, With Bethany Allen-Ebrahimian

The United States, China, and the Coronavirus, With Bethany Allen-Ebrahimian

April 21, 2020

Bethany Allen-Ebrahimian, China reporter for Axios, sits down with James M. Lindsay to discuss the state of U.S.-China relations amid the coronavirus pandemic.

The Coronavirus’s Impact Throughout Africa, With Michelle D. Gavin

The Coronavirus’s Impact Throughout Africa, With Michelle D. Gavin

April 14, 2020

Michelle D. Gavin, CFR’s senior fellow for Africa studies, sits down with James M. Lindsay to discuss how the novel coronavirus is affecting Angola, Botswana, Sudan, and other nations throughout Africa.

The Coronavirus in the Middle East, With Steven A. Cook

The Coronavirus in the Middle East, With Steven A. Cook

April 7, 2020

Steven A. Cook, CFR’s Eni Enrico Mattei senior fellow for Middle East and Africa studies and director of the International Affairs Fellowship for Tenured International Relations Scholars, sits down with James M. Lindsay to discuss the novel coronavirus’s impact in Egypt, Iran, Turkey, and other nations in the Middle East and North Africa.

The Instability of Global Supply Chains in a Pandemic, With Shannon K. O’Neil

The Instability of Global Supply Chains in a Pandemic, With Shannon K. O’Neil

April 1, 2020

Shannon K. O’Neil, CFR vice president, deputy director of studies, and Nelson and David Rockefeller senior fellow for Latin America Studies, sits down with James M. Lindsay to discuss what the coronavirus pandemic means for international supply chains and trade. Read O’Neil’s article, “How to Pandemic-Proof Globalization: Redundancy, Not Reshoring, Is the Key to Supply Chain Security,” on ForeignAffairs.com.