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All past events, listed in chronological order.

World Review: Taiwan Tensions, Iraq Elections, and Energy Geopolitics

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World Review

Karen DeYoung, Bobby Ghosh, and Peter Spiegel join Ivo Daalder to discuss the week's top news stories.

Xi Jinping
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The Evolution of American Isolationism

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Century of Global Leadership

Leading historians Douglas Irwin, Charles Kupchan, and Margaret  MacMillan  gather to explore the United States in the era of the Council’s founding.  

The chair of the Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives sits empty
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Prioritizing a Gender Inclusive Economic Recovery

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Women, Equity, and Global Development Forum

Building a sustainable and inclusive post-pandemic global economic recovery must center women and girls.

Women wearing protective face masks walk at the financial and business district of La Defense, amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Paris, France, November 9, 2020.
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World Review: Biden's "Middle Class" Foreign Policy and UK Shortages

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World Review

Steve Erlanger, Susan Glasser, and Giles Whittell join Ivo Daalder to discuss the week's top news stories.

British truckers and military with oil
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China's Technology Competition

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China's Changing Landscape

While China accelerates its efforts towards technological dominance, an expert panel assessed how the United States should position itself for economic, military, and political success.

Chinese astronauts getting ready for rocket launch.
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Britain Alone, the Path from Suez to Brexit

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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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World Review: Post-Merkel Germany, Huawei, Evergrande, & Global Energy

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World Review

Bethany Allen-Ebrahimian, Ryan Heath, and Stefan Kornelius join Ivo Daalder to discuss the week's top news stories.

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Taiwan and the Biden Administration

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As China and the United States enter an era of competition, an expert panel assessed the future of US policy toward Taiwan and its subsequent effect on US-China relations.

A demonstrator holds US and Taiwan flags
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World Review: AUKUS Ruckus, UNGA, and Russia's "Election"

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World Review

Bobby Ghosh, Elise Labott, and Carla Anne Robbins join Ivo Daalder to discuss the week's top news stories.

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Chicago and the World - 100 Years of the Council

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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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