The President’s Inbox
U.S. Policy on Taiwan, With Robert D. Blackwill

U.S. Policy on Taiwan, With Robert D. Blackwill

May 25, 2021

Ambassador Robert D. Blackwill, CFR’s Henry A. Kissinger senior fellow for U.S. foreign policy and a member of Harvard Kennedy School’s Applied History Project, sits down with James M. Lindsay to discuss the debate over U.S. strategy toward Taiwan. Ambassador Blackwill, with Philip Zelikow, recently co-authored the Council Special Report, The United States, China, and Taiwan: A Strategy to Prevent War.

 
The Colonial Pipeline Hack, With Robert K. Knake

The Colonial Pipeline Hack, With Robert K. Knake

May 18, 2021

Rob Knake, CFR’s Whitney Shepardson senior fellow, sits down with James M. Lindsay to discuss the consequences and lessons of the recent ransomware attack on the owner of the largest fuel pipeline system in the United States.

Turmoil in Jerusalem, With Steven A. Cook

Turmoil in Jerusalem, With Steven A. Cook

May 11, 2021

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 rising tensions between Israelis and Palestinians.

Rethinking American Grand Strategy, With Beverly Gage, Christopher Nichols, and Andrew Preston

Rethinking American Grand Strategy, With Beverly Gage, Christopher Nichols, and Andrew Preston

May 4, 2021

Beverly Gage, Christopher Nichols, and Andrew Preston sit down with James M. Lindsay to discuss what grand strategy means and its role in U.S. history. Beverly Gage is professor of twentieth century American history and director of the Brady-Johnson Program in Grand Strategy at Yale University. Christopher Nichols is director of the Center for the Humanities and the Sandy and Elva Sanders Eminent professor in the Honors College at Oregon State University. Andrew Preston is professor of American history at the University of Cambridge, where he is a fellow of Clare College.