American Leadership Series


The American Leadership Series, a partnership between the Center for National American Security (CNAS) and Carnegie Council, is a nonpartisan program that examines a range of topics related to ethics in international security.

L to R: Carnegie Council President Joel Rosenthal, Marc Lipschultz, Helima Croft, David Gordon, John Deutch, and Elizabeth Rosenberg. <br>CREDIT: Gusta Johnson

APR 6, 2015 Podcast

American Energy Challenges and Global Leadership in the Years Ahead

Thanks to new technologies for extracting oil and natural gas, such as hydraulic fracturing ("fracking"), the United States is now the biggest producer of energy ...

(L to R) Michèle Flournoy, Michael Flynn, Audrey Cronin, Robert Ford. CREDIT: Gusta Johnson

DEC 17, 2014 Podcast

The Rise of ISIS: Implications for U.S. Strategy, Interests, and Values

How did ISIS grow so quickly? What is the best strategy to overcome it and how long will it take? How should the U.S. ...