Angela Stent, Professor and Director of the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies, tells NBC about Russia’s increased role and power in the Middle East as the US reduces its role in the region.
Professor Bruce Hoffman, quoted by the Associated Press, argues that al-Qaida has been rebuilding while the U.S. focuses on ISIS.
Angela Stent argues that Russian leaders miscalculated President Trump’s predictability when they interfered with the U.S. election.
Cristina Velasquez (SFS ’17), a current DACA protectee, speaks to the Washington Post about the need for Congress to pass a long-term bill to support undocumented childhood arrivals.
Spencer Boyer, Assistant Professor at the BMW Center for German and European Studies, spoke about Austria’s new chancellor and what his victory means for growing nationalist sentiments in Europe.
John Esposito, professor and director of the Alwaleed Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding, discusses the role that “A Common Word”, a document he helped launch in the US, can have on fostering inter-religious understanding.
Jacques Berlinerblau, Professor and Director of the Center for Jewish Civilization, discusses the optics of the new Museum of the Bible opening next month in Washington DC.
Michael Green, Associate Professor and Chair in Modern and Contemporary Japanese Politics and Foreign Policy, discusses the potential outcomes of the upcoming general election in Japan.
Daniel Nexon, Associate Professor in SFS, explained to Business Insider the consequences to US foreign policy of the decertification of Iran’s compliance with the nuclear deal.