Category: Stephen Kinzer

John Kerry Begins Work as Secretary of State, Facing Iran, Drone War

February 4th, 2013 in 2013, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers, Stephen Kinzer, The Takeaway 0 comments

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Stephen Kinzer, College of Arts & Sciences

Experienced as John Kerry is with diplomacy, negotiating foreign policy in regions volatile to the United States will not be an easy task…

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John Kerry and the restraint of American power in US foreign policy

February 4th, 2013 in 2013, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers, OP-EDs by BU Professors, Stephen Kinzer, The Guardian 0 comments

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By Stephen Kinzer, College of Arts & Sciences

A couple of months ago, Senator John Kerry showed up more than an hour late for a reception at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston…

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Experiences Of War Behind Obama’s New Cabinet

January 8th, 2013 in 2013, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers, Stephen Kinzer, WBUR 0 comments

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Stephen Kinzer, College of Arts & Sciences

President Obama has chosen two decorated Vietnam veterans for top posts in his new cabinet – Massachusetts Senator John Kerry as Secretary of State and former Nebraska Senator Chuck Hagel as Secretary of Defense…

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Is Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame a savior or authoritarian leader?

December 13th, 2012 in 2012, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers, Stephen Kinzer 0 comments

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Stephen Kinzer, College of Arts & Sciences

What do actor Don Cheadle, Google CEO Eric Schmidt and Pastor Rick Warren have in common?…

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Advice To The Next President: Foreign Policy

October 25th, 2012 in 2012, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers, Stephen Kinzer, WBUR 0 comments

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By Stephen Kinzer, College of Arts & Sciences

With the Iraq War recently ended, the Afghanistan War winding down, and a standoff over Iran’s nuclear program raising the prospect of a third U.S. military intervention in the Middle East this century, what should the next president do?…

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Iran: Hope for Diplomacy?

February 16th, 2012 in 2012, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers, Stephen Kinzer, The Takeaway 0 comments

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Stephen Kinzer, College of Arts & Sciences

On Wednesday, Iran claimed to have made advances in the master production of nuclear fuel despite increasingly tough sanctions by the West over its controversial nuclear program…

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Iraq Accuses Turkey of Meddling

January 16th, 2012 in 2012, College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Newsmakers, Stephen Kinzer, Wall Street Journal 0 comments

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Stephen Kinzer, College of Arts & Sciences

Iraq summoned Turkey’s ambassador on Monday to protest Ankara’s alleged meddling in Iraqi politics, the latest sign of how the Arab Spring and a waning U.S. presence have left Sunni Turkey in growing competition with its Shiite neighbors…

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