Foreign Policy

Jonathan Clarke: The Neo-Conservatives

Jonathan Clarke

Former British diplomat Jonathan Clarke joins host Harry Kreisler for a discussion of the impact of the neo-conservatives on U.S. foreign policy. He traces their emergence, the evolution of their ideas, and weighs the long term implications of their ascendancy in the administration of President George W. Bush

KEYWORDS: Neo-Conservatives.

Alexey G. Arbatov: Making Foreign Policy in a Democratic Russia

Alexey G. Arbatov

On this edition of Conversations with History, UC Berkeley's Harry Kreisler talks with Alexei G. Arbatov, a leading figure in the Russian Duma, about the challenges of shaping Russian national security policy as deputy chairman of the parliament's defense committee. He also discusses the need for insuring world order through multilateral agreements and international institutions.

KEYWORDS: Russia, U.S.-Russia Relations.