In 2020, as the Pacific Council celebrates its 25th anniversary, we want to increase our impact and ensure that the next generation of global leaders understands the importance of international engagement, writes Jerrold D. Green.
Reporting from the Lviv Security Forum in Ukraine, Pacific Council member Philip Seib writes that Ukrainians are angry that the West—particularly the United States—lacks the political will to support Ukraine in its time of need and underestimates the dangers in Russia’s regional strategy.
Talks to enlarge the European Union by admitting additional countries broke down at the recent summit of the European Council, writes Jackson Stephens.
Congressional approval of the USMCA trade agreement crept forward in recent weeks, with indications, but unfortunately not clear signs, that it will be ratified before the end of the year, writes Michael Camuñez.
Orla Keane, consul general at Ireland’s brand new consulate in Los Angeles, discusses her new role, Ireland’s plans for the LA consulate, Ireland’s global goals, Ireland Week, Brexit, and more with the Pacific Council.
Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice recently joined the Pacific Council for a discussion on the transitional period following the Cold War.
Watch the keynote session at PolicyWest 2019, exploring how a domestic political issue in Ukraine has come to dominate front pages across the United States.
Watch the PolicyWest 2019 TED-style talks on LA and international trade, election security, climate change, and the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
A Pacific Council delegation recently traveled to Mexico City to discuss the bilateral U.S.-Mexico relationship on a national and subnational level, the first six months of the AMLO administration, the Mexican economy and social sector entrepreneurship, and security and migration concerns with government, business, civic, and social enterprise leaders.
The United States has been through crises of confidence before, and it is now time to regain our confidence that the American way is alive and well on the world stage, write Condoleezza Rice and Philip Zelikow.