Bethany Allen-Ebrahimian, Stefan Kornelius, and Giles Whittell join Council President Ivo Daalder to discuss the Biden-Putin meeting to deescalate Ukraine tensions and what to watch. Then, they reflect on this week’s Summit for Democracy and its potential impact, the US diplomatic boycott of the next Olympics in Beijing, and how the new German government will face its first foreign policy tests.
- Olympics diplomatic boycott
- Putin pushes EU/US on Ukraine
- Foreign policy tests for Germany's government
- Room for Boris Johnson to lead?
- China trolls democracy
- Democracy requires protection
Cécile Shea discusses Russia-Ukraine tensions and the call between President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin on Chicago Tonight.
A new administration may find that the summit overloads its circuits at a demanding time.
Bruce Jentleson coauthors four suggestions for mitigating the pitfalls and maybe even pulling off a success at the Summit for Democracy in Politico.
Craig Kafura examines Americans' views on boycotting the 2022 Olympics in Beijing.