On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of German unification, AICGS Trustee Julianne Smith, Senior Vice President at Beacon Global Strategies, reflects on Germany’s path to a new leadership role in European and global affairs and emphasizes the need for Germany and the United States to work together to shape the future of international institutions …Read More
Celebrating the 25th anniversary of German Unity, Dr. William Gray, the winner of this year’s DAAD Prize for Distinguished Scholarship in German and European Studies in the field of Politics and International Relations, shares his assessment of the evolution of Germany’s leadership in Europe and the maturing of German-U.S. relations in global affairs.
In Washington, DC, to celebrate the 25th anniversary of German unity, Theo Waigel, former German Federal Minister of Finance, sits down with AICGS President Dr. Jackson Janes for a conversation on Germany’s new leadership role in Europe and its accomplishments, as well as its challenges, including the euro crisis, the refugee crisis, and Russian aggression, …Read More
Marking the 25th anniversary of German unity, Ambassador John Emerson joins AICGS President Dr. Jackson Janes to discuss a unified Germany’s new role in Europe and the world. The ambassador highlights Germany’s increasing willingness to lead in international affairs and stresses the need for the post-unity generation in Germany and the U.S. to strengthen German-U.S. …Read More
Dr. Gale Mattox, Director of AICGS’ Foreign & Domestic Policy Program and Professor of Political Science at the U.S. Naval Academy, sits down with Niels Annen, Spokesman for Foreign Affairs of the SPD in the German Bundestag, to discuss the current state of German foreign and security policy. In the interview, Mr. Annen shares his insights …Read More
AICGS Senior Research Associate Parke Nicholson sits down with Robert Lerman, Institute Fellow at the Urban Institute and professor of economics at American University, to discuss his recent Policy Report for AICGS on the topic of workforce education in the United States and Germany.
AICGS President Dr. Jackson Janes sits down with Bruce Stokes, Director of Global Economic Attitudes at the Pew Research Center’s Global Attitudes Project, to discuss his new study on German public opinion regarding issues in German-American relations, including security, free trade, and governance.
Dr. Gale Mattox sits down with Christoph Bertram, former director of the International Institute for Strategic Studies in London and Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (SWP) in Berlin, in the interview to discuss his involvement with the German Foreign Ministry on the Review 2014 and the German foreign policy in general.
Dr. Lily Gardner Feldman sits down with Katharina von Münster, Communications Director at Action Reconciliation /Service for Peace, in this interview to discuss how German volunteers from her organization help the reconciliation processes between communities in Europe, Israel, and the United States.
In this discussion with AICGS President Dr. Jackson Janes, former German ambassador to the United States Dr. Klaus Scharioth assesses the crisis in Ukraine and reflects on the history of transatlantic relations to address the future of European security.