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Chicago and the World - 100 Years of the Council

Virtual
Century of Global Leadership

Richard Longworth  joins Carol Marin to reflect on the Council’s century of global influence.

Buckingham Fountain in front of Chicago skyline at night
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Sep
22

Britain Alone, the Path from Suez to Brexit

Virtual

Members of the Council are invited to interact with award-winning journalist Philip Stephens on his new book, Britain Alone, analyzing a nation’s struggle to reconcile its waning power with past glory.

A spectator shelters under an umbrella at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London
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Oct
5

Past Events

World Review: AUKUS, Blinken's Grilling, and Germany's Elections

PAST EVENT VIDEO
World Review

Steve Erlanger, Nirmal Ghosh, and Halley Toosi join Ivo Daalder to discuss the week's top news stories.

Secretary Blinken before Congress
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World Review: How 9/11 Shaped Our World

PAST EVENT VIDEO
World Review

Susan Glasser, Ryan Heath, and Ed Luce join Ivo Daalder to discuss the what went wrong and what went right for US foreign policy after the September 11 attacks.

9/11 terrorist attack memorial
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Commentary & Analysis

September 11 Attacks' Impact, 20 Years Later

In the News
Wharton Business Daily, SiriusXM
Ivo H. Daalder

Council President Ivo Daalder joins host Dan Loney on Wharton Business Daily to discuss the impact of 9/11 over the last 20 years.

9-11 memorial NYC
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Global Politics

Was a Responsible Exit Possible in Afghanistan?

Podcast
Deep Dish Podcast

The Council's Elizabeth Shackelford and Virginia Tech's Amanda Demmer explain how lessons from US military evacuations in South Sudan and Vietnam resonate with the current chaos in Afghanistan.

US troops afghanistan exit
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US Foreign Policy

Research

2020 Public Attitudes on US Intelligence

RESEARCH
Public Opinion Survey by Coauthors

A final Trump-Era survey confirms broad popular support for the intelligence community and reveals opportunities for greater transparency.

President Biden leaves helicopter
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Public Opinion

Ahead of Biden-Moon Summit, South Koreans and Americans Align on China and North Korea

RESEARCH
Public Opinion Survey by Coauthors

Chicago Council survey data find majorities in South Korea view China as more of a security threat than a security partner and as more of an economic threat than an economic partner.

South Korean President Moon
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Public Opinion

Experts

Daniel W. Drezner 

Nonresident Senior Fellow, Public Opinion and Foreign Policy
Council expert Daniel W. Drezner