We spend the hour examining the future of US foreign policy after the firing of John Bolton as National Security Advisor, the marginalization of the National Security Council and the possibility of a nuclear arms deal with North Korea. Is the president free-styling his policy? and how much is he consistent with his previous policies? [ dur: 58mins. ]
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- Jeffrey Fields is Associate Professor of the Practice of International Relations at the University of Southern California. He is the author of State Behavior and the Nuclear Nonproliferation Regime and Engaging Adversaries: Myths and Realities in American Foreign Policy.
- Robert Williams is Professor of Political Science and Dean of the Social Science Division at Pepperdine University in Malibu, California. He is the co-author of Seeking Security in an Insecure World.
- Peter F. Trumbore is Professor and Chair of the Department of Political Science at Oakland University. He is co-author of the publications Rogue States and Territorial Disputes and Running on Foreign Policy? Examining the Role of Foreign Policy Issues in the 2000, 2002, and 2004 Congressional Campaigns.
- Nicholas Rostow is a Senior Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School with specialization in national security law. He has extensive experience in policy making including as legal advisor to the National Security Council under Colin Powell. He is co-author of the book chapter 9/11 and After: Legal Issues, Lessons, and Irregular Conflict
This program is produced with contributions from the following volunteers: Ankine Aghassian, Melissa Chiprin, Tim Page, Mike Hurst and Sudd Dongre.