In response to the Nigerian government’s failure to provide basic services like safe water, several insurgent groups have arisen to take matters into their own hands, writes Marcus DuBois King.
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A letter from Elise Buik, Chair of the Pacific Council Membership Committee: make a donation before the end of the year.
Phil Seib argues that Vladimir Putin's recent foray into Syria will only lead Russia into another military disaster, and that the United States should watch and learn.
Pacific Council member John Emerson, current U.S. Ambassador to Germany, receives the 2015 Sue M. Cobb Award for Exemplary Diplomatic Service.
This past week, the Pacific Council met with the U.S. Ambassador to Qatar and the Vietnamese Ambassador to the United States.
Members Weekend participants shared their opinions on some of the policy priorities facing the United States today. See the poll results!
What are the most pressing foreign policy issues for the 45th U.S. president? Participants aimed to reach consensus on that question during a working group at Members Weekend.
What is the role of government in fostering a productive and innovative economy? Read about our Members Weekend working group discussion.
A Members Weekend working group discussed privacy, Edward Snowden, and the future of U.S. government surveillance.
Professor Dana Radcliffe explains why societies use social media as political weapons instead of instruments of deliberative democracy.