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Secretary Blinken before Congress
Secretary Blinken before Congress
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PAST EVENT VIDEO World Review
Steve Erlanger, Nirmal Ghosh, and Halley Toosi join Ivo Daalder to discuss the week's top news stories.
A mock Scud-B missile and other mock South Korean missiles are displayed at the War Memorial of Korea in Seoul
A mock Scud-B missile and other mock South Korean missiles are displayed at the War Memorial of Korea in Seoul
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A panel of US and Australian experts considers what America's weakening alliances and the unraveling of the nuclear non-proliferation regime could mean for the Indo-Pacific region.
We’re here to help you understand the world around you. All events are virtual right now due to COVID-19. We look forward to seeing you in person in the future.
Utility workers begin work repairing power and data lines after a wildfire near Potrero
Utility workers begin work repairing power and data lines after a wildfire near Potrero
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PAST EVENT VIDEO
In the face of extreme weather and cyber threats, how do we build resilience, sustainability, and equity into future energy systems?

Century of Global Leadership

Join us this fall for a series of programs reflecting on key themes and pivotal periods that shaped the Council’s first century. Hear from leading historians and foreign policy analysts, people who were in the room, and leaders who changed the world.
The Chicago Council celebrates a century of global leadership with this series.
an armed missile launch
an armed missile launch
an armed missile launch
Defense and Security
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Podcast Deep Dish Podcast
Ivo Daalder, Chuck Hagel, Malcolm Rifkind, and Kevin Rudd join Brian Hanson to explain why the current security environment could restart nuclear proliferation.

Membership has its benefits

As a Council member, you can increase your global acumen and cultural intelligence to stay ahead, mingle with other members, network to find professional connections, and support the idea of US engagement in global affairs right here in Chicago. Learn about membership benefits