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Transcript: Should the US Overhaul its Defense Strategy?

Bryan Clark

**Bryan Clark:** Welcome to the Hudson Institute. I'm Bryan Clark, a senior fellow at the institute and director of the Hudson Center for Defense Conc...

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Transcript: Redesigning Contingency Planning Mechanisms in Northeast Asia

H.R. McMaster

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Transcript: Seapower and US Strategic Competition in the Indo-Pacific

Patrick M. Cronin

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Transcript: Defending Guam: Panel 2

Rebeccah L. Heinrichs & Timothy A. Walton

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Transcript: Defending Guam: Panel 1

Rebeccah L. Heinrichs & Bryan Clark

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Transcript: Thinking About the Unthinkable in Ukraine: Could Putin Use Weapons of Mass Destruction?

David Asher et al.

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Transcript: How Can the World Bank and IMF Assist Ukraine? A Conversation with Congressman French Hill

Kenneth R. Weinstein

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Transcript: The Ambassador's Series: A Conversation with French Ambassador Philippe Étienne

Walter Russell Mead

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Transcript: What to Expect from the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework

Riley Walters & John Lee

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Transcript: Counterbalance Episode 38: Messages of Unity and Strength From the Front Lines in Ukraine

Marshall Kosloff & James Barnett

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Transcript: Reporting from the Frontline of the War in Ukraine

Kenneth R. Weinstein & James Barnett

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Transcript: A New Era for Europe? A Conversation with Reinhard Bütikofer

Kenneth R. Weinstein

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Transcript: China, Technology, and Mass Surveillance: A Conversation with Congressman Mark Green

Eric B. Brown & Kenneth R. Weinstein

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Transcript: Freedom Over Tyranny: A Conversation with Senator Joni Ernst

Bryan Clark

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Transcript: Insights on the Upcoming National Security Strategy from Michael R. Pompeo and Nadia Schadlow

Michael R. Pompeo & Nadia Schadlow

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Transcript: Reassessing America’s Middle East Policy

Peter Rough et al.

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Transcript: The US Army in the Indo-Pacific Region

Patrick M. Cronin

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Transcript: Russia’s War of Aggression: A Conversation with Congresswoman Victoria Spartz

Rebeccah L. Heinrichs

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Transcript: The Centenary of Herman Kahn: Assessing His Intellectual Legacy

Kenneth R. Weinstein & William Schneider

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Transcript: The Cost of the Beijing Olympics: A Conversation with Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers

Nury Turkel

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Transcript: A Conversation with Congressman Mike Turner on Ukraine

Kenneth R. Weinstein

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Transcript: Turkey's Role in the Ukraine Crisis

Michael Doran

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Transcript: Russian Aggression Against Ukraine: The View from Kyiv

Peter Rough

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Transcript: Should Companies Subsidized by China Be Permitted to Buy US Tech Firms?

Thomas J. Duesterberg

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Transcript: Lessons from the Ukraine Crisis with Rep. Jason Crow

Kenneth R. Weinstein

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Transcript: Righting the Ship: Restoring American Seapower in Tough Times

Bryan Clark

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Transcript: The Olympics Boycott Series - Part 1: Inside the US Decision to Call Out the Uyghur Genocide

Nina Shea & Miles Yu

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Transcript: What’s Next for Ukraine? A Conversation with Former President of Estonia Toomas Ilves

Kenneth R. Weinstein

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Transcript: Germany’s Worldview and the Crisis in Ukraine

Peter Rough

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Transcript: China’s Coercive Missile Strategy and the US Response

Rebeccah L. Heinrichs & Timothy A. Walton

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Transcript: Countering Russian Aggression: US Policy Options

William Schneider et al.

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Transcript: Is China Headed for an Economic Crisis?

Thomas J. Duesterberg & Nadia Schadlow

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Transcript: What’s Next for AUKUS? A Discussion with Amb. Sinodinos

John P. Walters

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Transcript: Book Talk: What Really Happened in Wuhan

David Asher

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Transcript: Evergrande and the Chinese Economy

John Lee

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Transcript: Counterbalance | Ep. 30: The Geopolitics of Energy

Michael Doran & Marshall Kosloff

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Transcript: Preserving Peace in the Taiwan Strait

H.R. McMaster & Patrick M. Cronin

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Transcript: A Dissident’s View of Communist China

Nury Turkel

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Transcript: An Emerging G2? Prospects for Transatlantic Tech Cooperation

Peter Rough et al.

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Transcript: Obiang’s Kleptocracy in Equatorial Guinea

Nate Sibley

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Transcript: Kim Jong Un and the Northeast Asian Arms Race

Patrick M. Cronin & Alex Wong

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Transcript: Investigating COVID-19 and the China Coverup

David Asher et al.

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Transcript: An Allied Response to Beijing’s COVID Obstructionism

David Asher & John P. Walters

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Transcript: A Conversation with Admiral Richard

Rebeccah L. Heinrichs

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Transcript: Can We Prevent Further Calamity in Afghanistan?

Nadia Schadlow et al.

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Transcript: Making a Killing Ep. 13 Olympics Special, Travis Tygart on Corruption and Doping in Sports

Paul Massaro

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Transcript: Can Hong Kong Remain a Global Financial Center?

Nate Sibley

Following is the full transcript of the July 9th, 2021 Hudson event titled Can Hong Kong Remain a Global Financial Center? ...

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Transcript: The Transformation of Japan’s Security Strategy

Kenneth R. Weinstein

Following is the full transcript of the June 28th, 2021 Hudson event titled The Transformation of Japan’s Security Strategy ...

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Transcript: US and Japan National Security and Defense Strategies

Nadia Schadlow & Masashi Murano

Following is the full transcript of the May 12th, 2021 Hudson event titled US and Japan National Security and Defense Strategies ...

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Transcript: A Conversation with Ambassador Ron Dermer

Michael Doran

Following is the full transcript of the May 21st, 2021 Hudson event titled A Conversation with Ron Dermer ...

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Transcript: Maintaining US Semiconductor Leadership

Thomas J. Duesterberg

Following is the full transcript of the May 20th, 2021 Hudson event titled Maintaining US Semiconductor Leadership ...

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Transcript: A Conversation with Australian Ambassador Arthur Sinodinos

Walter Russell Mead

Following is the full transcript of the April 30th, 2021 Hudson event titled A Conversation with Australian Ambassador Arthur Sinodinos ...

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Transcript: Illicit Tobacco and the Threat to National Security: How Black Market Tobacco is Driving Organized Crime, Drugs and Terrorism

Aparna Pande

Following is the full transcript of the March 29th, 2021 Hudson event titled Illicit Tobacco and the Threat to National Security: How Black Market Tob...

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Transcript: A Discussion with Venezuela’s Interim President Juan Guaidó

Marshall Billingslea & Nate Sibley

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Transcript: Counterbalance: Ep. 6: Mike Pompeo on China, Iran, and the Future of American Foreign Policy

Michael Doran et al.

Following is the full transcript of the April 7th, 2021 Hudson podcast titled Counterbalance – Ep. 6: Mike Pompeo on China, Iran, and the Future of A...

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Transcript: Rethinking Climate Change and Environmental Issues: A Conservative Approach

Nate Sibley

Following is the full transcript of the March 19th, 2021 Hudson event titled Rethinking Climate Change and Environmental Issues: A Conservative Approa...

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Transcript: Prospects for Peace: A Conversation with Afghanistan’s National Security Advisor

Husain Haqqani

Following is the full transcript of the March 23rd, 2021 Hudson event titled Prospects for Peace: A Conversation with Afghanistan’s National Security ...

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Transcript: The Future of US-China Relations: A Conversation with Representative Michael McCaul

Eric B. Brown & Nury Turkel

Following is the full transcript of the March 12th, 2021 Hudson event titled The Future of US-China Relations: A Conversation with Representative Mich...

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Transcript: The Origins of COVID-19: Policy Implications and Lessons for the Future

David Asher & Miles Yu

Following is the full transcript of the March 12th, 2021 Hudson event titled The Origins of COVID-19: Policy Implications and Lessons for the Future ...

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Transcript: The Future of the U.S. Navy: A Conversation with Representative Elaine Luria

Bryan Clark

Following is the full transcript of the March 15th, 2021 Hudson event titled The Future of the U.S. Navy: A Conversation with Representative Elaine Lu...

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Transcript: The Future of Politics in an Evolving Information Ecosystem

Peter Rough & Jon Lerner

Following is the full transcript of the February 24th, 2021 Hudson event titled The Future of Politics in an Evolving Information Ecosystem ...

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Transcript: The Future of U.S. Seapower: A View from Congress

Seth Cropsey

Following is the full transcript of the February 19th, 2021 Hudson event titled The Future of U.S. Seapower: A View from Congress ...

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Transcript: One Belt One Road and Great Power Competition: A Conversation with Eyck Freymann

Patrick M. Cronin et al.

**Nadia Schadlow:** Good afternoon everyone, I'm really happy to be here this afternoon to host three excellent scholars, to talk about a new book by ...

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Transcript: Corruption in International Sports: Delivering Justice with the Rodchenkov Act

Nate Sibley

Following is the full transcript of the February 12th, 2021 Hudson event titled Corruption in International Sports: Delivering Justice with the Rodche...

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Transcript: A Discussion on the Defense Industrial Base with Government Leaders

Bryan Clark

Following is the full transcript of the January 14th, 2021 Hudson event titled A Discussion on the Defense Industrial Base with Government Leaders ...

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Transcript: The Republican Party after 2020: A Conversation with Michael Barone

Walter Russell Mead

Following is the full transcript of the January 22nd, 2021 Hudson event titled The Republican Party after 2020: A Conversation with Michael Barone ...

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Transcript: Winning the Innovation Race in the Intelligence Community

Bryan Clark & Dan Patt

Following is the full transcript of the January 14th, 2021 Hudson event titled Winning the Innovation Race in the Intelligence Community ...

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Transcript Summary: After the Taliban: Implications for India-Afghanistan Relations

Aparna Pande

Following is the transcript summary of the December 21st, 2020 Hudson event titled After the Taliban: Implications for India-Afghanistan Relations ...

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Transcript: Partnering in the Indo Pacific

Aparna Pande & Liselotte Odgaard

Following is the full transcript of the December 16th, 2020 Hudson event titled Partnering in the Indo Pacific ...

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Transcript: Competing with Great Powers at the “Speed of Relevance”: A Conversation with Ellen Lord

Rebeccah L. Heinrichs

Following is the full transcript of the December 3rd, 2020 Hudson event titled Competing with Great Powers at the “Speed of Relevance”: A Conversation...

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Transcript Summary: When A Billion People Vote: Managing India’s Democracy

Aparna Pande

At a time when the world over, democracies and democratic norms are facing both domestic and international challenges, India has long remained unique:...

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Transcript: Rising to the Challenge: Regaining US Military Superiority During a Time of Uncertainty

Bryan Clark & Dan Patt

Following is the full transcript of the October 30th, 2020 Hudson event titled Rising to the Challenge: Regaining US Military Superiority During a Tim...

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Transcript: Advancing Religious Freedom Through U.S. Foreign Assistance: A Discussion with USAID Acting Administrator John Barsa

Nina Shea

Following is the full transcript of the October 27th, 2020 Hudson event titled Advancing Religious Freedom Through U.S. Foreign Assistance: A Discussi...

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Transcript: Project Convergence: A Conversation with US Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy

Bryan Clark

Following is the full transcript of the October 7th, 2020 Hudson event titled Project Convergence: A Conversation with US Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy...

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Transcript: National Security and Election Security: A Discussion with DOJ Assistant Attorney General John Demers

Daniel McKivergan

Following is the full transcript of the October 8th, 2020 Hudson event titled National Security and Election Security: A Discussion with DOJ Assistant...

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Transcript: Dialogues on American Foreign Policy and World Affairs: A Conversation with Senator Marco Rubio

Walter Russell Mead

Following is the full transcript of the September 23rd, 2020 Hudson event titled Dialogues on American Foreign Policy and World Affairs: A Conversatio...

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Transcript: A Conversation with Assistant Special Envoy Ellie Cohanim on Combating Anti-Semitism

Husain Haqqani

Following is the full transcript of the September 1st, 2020 Hudson event titled A Conversation with Assistant Special Envoy Ellie Cohanim on Combating...

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Transcript: President Tsai Ing-wen Discusses the Diplomatic, Security, and Economic Challenges Facing Taiwan

Hudson Institute

Following is the transcript of remarks delivered by President Tsai during the August 12th, 2020 Hudson event titled President Tsai Ing-wen Discusses t...

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Transcript: Pushing Back Against Chinese and North Korean Missile Threats: Strengthening the U.S.-Japan Deterrence Strategy and Joint Missile Defense Posture

Masashi Murano & Rebeccah L. Heinrichs

Following is the full transcript of the July 23rd, 2020 Hudson event titled Pushing Back Against Chinese and North Korean Missile Threats: Strengtheni...

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Transcript: Boosting the Middle Class and Improving the Environment: A Discussion with Michael Shellenberger

Walter Russell Mead

Following is the full transcript of the July 21st, 2020 Hudson event titled Boosting the Middle Class and Improving the Environment: A Discussion with...

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Transcript: Special Representatives Brian Hook and Elliott Abrams on the Evolving Tehran-Caracas Relationship

Nadia Schadlow

Following is the full transcript of the July 10th, 2020 Hudson event titled Special Representatives Brian Hook and Elliott Abrams on the Evolving Tehr...

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Transcript: Dialogues on American Foreign Policy and World Affairs: A Conversation with Former Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken

Walter Russell Mead

Following is the full transcript of the July 7th, 2020 Hudson event titled Dialogues on American Foreign Policy and World Affairs: A Conversation with...

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Transcript: U.K.-China Clash: A Conversation with Sir Iain Duncan Smith MP

Ben Judah

Following is the full transcript of the July 8th, 2020 Hudson event titled U.K.-China Clash: A Conversation with Sir Iain Duncan Smith MP ...

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Transcript: The Threat Posed by the Chinese Government and the Chinese Communist Party to the Economic and National Security of the United States

Walter Russell Mead & Christopher Wray

Following is the full transcript of the July 7th, 2020 Hudson online livestream event titled China’s Attempt to Influence U.S. Institutions: A Convers...

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Transcript: Ambassador Taranjit Singh Sandhu on the U.S.-India Partnership

Aparna Pande

Following is the full transcript of the June 29th, 2020 Hudson online livestream event titled Ambassador Taranjit Singh Sandhu on the U.S.-India Partn...

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Transcript: China-India Border Clash: What’s Behind China’s Belligerence?

John Lee et al.

Following is the full transcript of the June 23rd, 2020 Hudson online livestream event titled China-India Border Clash: What’s Behind China’s Belliger...

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Transcript: Maintaining a Free and Open Indo-Pacific as Tensions Simmer

Patrick M. Cronin & H.R. McMaster

Following is the full transcript of the June 17th, 2020 Hudson online livestream event titled Maintaining a Free and Open Indo-Pacific as Tensions Sim...

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Transcript: Ambassador Carla Sands on Reasserting U.S. Influence in the Arctic

Liselotte Odgaard

Following is the full transcript of the June 16th, 2020 Hudson online livestream event titled Ambassador Carla Sands on Reasserting U.S. Influence in ...

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Transcript: A Conversation with Bernard Nigro on the Evolving Patent-Antitrust Relationship

Urška Petrovčič

Following is the full transcript of the May 29th, 2020 Hudson online livestream event titled A Conversation with Bernard Nigro on the Evolving Patent-...

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Transcript: Is Britain Still a Global Intelligence Power?

Ben Judah

Following is the full transcript of the June 8th, 2020 Hudson online livestream event titled Is Britain Still a Global Intelligence Power?...

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Transcript: Maintaining US Leadership Amid Shifting Geopolitics: A Conversation with Ambassador Kelly Craft

Heather Nauert

Following is the full transcript of the May 21st, 2020 Hudson online livestream event titled Maintaining US Leadership Amid Shifting Geopolitics: A Co...

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Transcript: Deputy Administrator Bonnie Glick on America's Foreign Assistance Leadership

Blaise Misztal

Following is the full transcript of the May 21st, 2020 Hudson online livestream event titled Bonnie Glick on America's Foreign Assistance Leadership...

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Transcript: Coronavirus and Corruption: How Kleptocracy Threatens the Global Response

Nate Sibley

Following is the full transcript of the May 18th, 2020 Hudson online livestream event titled Coronavirus and Corruption: How Kleptocracy Threatens the...

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Transcript: The Kill Chain: A Book Discussion with Christian Brose

Bryan Clark

Following is the full transcript of the May 19th, 2020 Hudson online livestream event titled The Kill Chain: A Book Discussion with Christian Brose ...

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Transcript: Rebuilding America: Investing in the Future of U.S. Infrastructure

David Horner

Following is the full transcript of the May 21st, 2020 Hudson online livestream event titled Rebuilding America: Investing in the Future of U.S. Infra...

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Transcript: Special Presidential Envoy Marshall Billingslea on the Future of Nuclear Arms Control

Tim Morrison

Following is the full transcript of the May 21st, 2020 Hudson online livestream event titled Special Presidential Envoy Marshall Billingslea on the Fu...

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Transcript: A Conversation with U.S. Representative Jim Langevin on the Pandemic’s Impact on the National Security Landscape

Bryan Clark

Bryan Clark: Well, welcome to the Hudson Institute. I'm Bryan Clark, a senior fellow at the Institute where I study defense concepts and technolog...

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Transcript: Maximum Pressure on the Assad Regime for its Chemical Weapons Use and Other Atrocities

Michael Doran & David Asher

Michael Doran: Hi, thanks for joining us. My name is Mike Doran, I'm a senior fellow at the Hudson Institute. Today we're having a webinar on Syria, t...

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