Marvin Kalb

The Brookings Institution

Bio

Marvin Kalb is a non-resident senior fellow with the Foreign Policy program at the Brookings Institution, and senior advisor at the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting.

His career includes award-winning reporting for both CBS and NBC News as chief diplomatic correspondent, Moscow bureau chief, and anchor of NBC's Meet the Press. Kalb is the founding director of Harvard University's Joan Shorenstein Center on the Press, Politics and Public Policy.

Featured Work

CREDIT: Billy Pickett

NOV 12, 2018 Podcast

Enemy of the People: Trump's War on the Press, with Marvin Kalb

Trump has a love-hate relationship with the press, which he calls "the enemy of the people" when it crosses him, knowing nothing of the origins ...

The Road to War: Presidential Commitments Honored and Betrayed

OCT 4, 2013 Podcast

The Road to War: Presidential Commitments Honored and Betrayed

The last declaration of war authorized by Congress was World War II, yet the U.S. has been entangled in many wars since. Why have ...