Cities recognize the importance of city diplomacy but also lack necessary resources to fulfill the commitments they make to global agendas, Council fellows Kris Hartley and Michele Acuto explain.
Alaina Harkness discusses the water infrastructure of the midwest.
Ivo Daalder explains why the United States and China must engage in a broad dialogue to avoid tensions escalating into a military confrontation neither sides wants.
Dan Glickman discusses the need for internet access in rural America.
As the ongoing conflict in Yemen shows, it’s time to fight starvation not only on humanitarian grounds but as an essential component of military and foreign policy.
Robert Muggah discusses the conflicts of climate change in West Africa.
Chuck Hagel, Malcolm Rifkind, Kevin Rudd, and Ivo Daalder, cochairs of a Council task force, offer recommendations on how to prevent nuclear proliferation and reassure America's allies.
America should view its many threats as a collective advance of illiberalism acting against the post-World War II democratically led, rules-based world order.
Steven Erlanger discusses the new era of nuclear threat facing the Biden administration.
Elizabeth Shackelford discusses the need for President Biden to distribute responsibilities for military decision making.