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William Hartung - Divest from the War Machine Summit

by William D. Hartung

11-14-17

William Hartung (Center for International Policy) speaks at CODEPINK's Divest from the War Machine summit, 10/21/2017... Read More »

CIP Announces Salih Booker as New Executive Director

by CIP

07-17-17

(Washington) – The Center for International Policy (CIP) has chosen Salih Booker as its new executive director to succeed William Goodfellow beginning September 1, 2017... Read More »

Solving Climate Change, Trump or No Trump

by Glenn Hurowitz

06-13-17

Donald Trump’s rejection of the Paris agreement is one of the most irresponsible steps ever taken by an American leader. The United States should be leading the charge for climate action instead of engaging in a hysterical and dishonest ployundercut progress. As reckless as Trump’s action is, however, it doesn’t need to be the end of climate action... Read More »

As US Fuels War Crimes in Yemen, House Says US Involvement is Unauthorized

Win Without War quoted

11-17-17

Overwhelming support for the nonbinding resolution, which passed the House 366-30, shows opposition to Saudi Arabia's war in Yemen is growing, but more pressure is needed to stop U.S. involvement, explains economist Mark Weisbrot of CEPR... Read More »

Mental Health And Nuclear Weapons

William D. Hartung quoted

11-14-17

Donald Trump has shoved the president’s role as arms-purveyor-in-chief in everybody’s face... Read More »

How to Lose a Special Operations War in Africa

William D. Hartung quoted

11-13-17

If national-security reporters are ever replaced by robots writing boilerplate stories, blame it on the fact that U.S. military policy has become so predictable... Read More »

Divided Congress Unites to Spend $700B on Military and War

William D. Hartung interviewed

11-18-17

House Democrats and Republicans have approved a nearly $700 billion military spending bill, almost $100 billion more than President Trump and the war profiteers he's appointed had sought ... Read More »

William Goodfellow speaks about Abdullah Abdullah’s visit to Washington

Bill Goodfellow interviewed

11-16-17

CIP's William Goodfellow discusses Abdullah Abdullah’s visit to Washington; interview begins at the 3:44.... Read More »

Can Congress Stop Trump From Going Nuclear?

William D. Hartung interviewed

11-16-17

The Senate has held a hearing on a topic it hasn't taken up in more than four decades: the President's authority to launch nuclear war. William Hartung of the Center for International Policy discusses nuclear policy in the Trump era... Read More »

At the Turning Point: Economics, Security, and American Politics

11-13-17 | November 13, 2017 1100 New York Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20005 Suite 200 East, 2nd floor, east tower

Economists for Peace and Security will hold its 10th annual policy Symposium in Washington DC on November 13, 2017, to discuss economics, and American politics as well as the economic dimensions of current critical security issues. The program will feature three panels of senior specialists who will present the elements of a program to address the most fundamental issues animating American political discourse... Read More »

"Whistleblower at the CIA" Author Talk and Book Signing

11-07-17 | East City BOokshop

Join CIP Senior Fellow Melvin Goodman at East City Bookshop for a rare insider's account of America's intelligence community.... Read More »

Tackling Corruption in the Global Arms Trade

11-02-17 | DATE: Thursday, November 2 2017 TIME: 10:00-11:30AM LOCATION: Center for International Policy 2000 M St NW, Basement Conference Room A, Washington DC, 20036

Please join experts with experience in U.S. export enforcement, the global arms trade and corruption, and U.S. military engagement in Afghanistan to discuss new challenges and opportunities to address corruption in the arms trade.... Read More »