Feminist activist and award-winning journalist Mona Eltahaway came to prominence with her fearless reporting from the 2011 Egyptian revolution in Tahrir Square, where she was arrested, beaten, and sexually assaulted by riot police. Seizing on the energy of the #MeToo movement, Eltahawy joins the Council November 25 to issue a bold manifesto for women and girls to channel their anger and dismantle the patriarchy.
Ivo H. Daalder, President, Chicago Council on Global Affairs; Ertharin Cousin, Distinguished Fellow, Global Food and Agriculture; Dan Glickman, Distinguished Fellow, Global Food and Agriculture Program; Sanjeev Asthana, Nonresident Fellow, Global Food and Agriculture; Paul Schickler, Former President, DuPont Pioneer
Amir Farmanesh, CEO, People Analytics (IranPoll); Kathryn Koob, Former Adjunct Professor, Wartburg College; Former Director, Iran America Center (1979); Kathleen Stafford, Artist; Former Visa Clerk, US Embassy Tehran (1979) Moderated by Matt Abbott.
Frederick H. Waddell, Retired Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Northern Trust; Ambassador Susan C. Schwab, Strategic Advisor, Mayer Brown, LLP; Professor, University of Maryland; David Miliband, President and CEO of International Rescue Committee
Ivo H. Daalder, President, Chicago Council on Global Affairs; Evan Feigenbaum, Vice President for Studies, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace; Karl Friedhoff, Fellow, Public Opinion and Asia Policy; Ichiro Fujisaki, President, Nakasone Peace Institute; Former Ambassador of Japan to the United States; Tobias Harris, Fellow for Economy, Trade, and Business, Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA; And other participants