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The New York Times' Roger Cohen on Israel, Gaza, and the US-EU Divide

The latest round of violence in Israel and Gaza is over, but is anybody better off? Why do Europeans and Americans have such profoundly different views on the conflict?

Thursday, January 15, 2015
5:30 pm

The Fairmont Chicago
200 N. Columbus Dr.
Chicago, IL 60601

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The New York Times' Roger Cohen on Israel, Gaza, and the US-EU Divide

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Next Scholl Fellow Named

Chinese Economist Weiying Zhang to Visit Chicago

Peking University Professor Weiying Zhang, a leading Chinese economist and advocate of free market reform in China, has been named the next Dr. Scholl Foundation Visiting Fellow on US-China Relations. He will deliver the Council’s annual Scholl Foundation Lecture on the evening of January 27.

Spotlight on2014 American Public Opinion on Iran

Global Immigration

The President announced major executive action on immigration policy in November. A 2014 Chicago Council Survey brief finds American public perception of the influx of undocumented immigrants

as a critical US security threat is at a 20-year low. Recent publications and commentary from Council experts provide background on immigration policy and a preview of what's to come. 

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