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Book Launch -Sharia and the State in Pakistan: Blasphemy Politics

This event marks the launch of a new book by former Wilson Center fellow Farhat Haq. Sharia and the State analyzes the formulation, interpretation, and implementation of sharia in Pakistan and its relationship with the Pakistani state.

Of Privacy and Power: The Transatlantic Struggle over Freedom and Security

How disputes over privacy and security have shaped the relationship between the European Union and the United States and what this means for the future

Book Launch: Russia, BRICS, and the Disruption of Global Order

Russia's leadership in establishing the BRICS group is emblematic of its desire to end US hegemony and rewrite the rules of the international system. Rachel S. Salzman discussed her new book, Russia, BRICS, and the Disruption of Global Order (Georgetown University Press), which tells the story of why Russia broke with the West, how BRICS came together, and how the group illustrates Russia's challenge to the existing global order.


Robert Daly on U.S.-China Talks and Tensions (BBC World News)

The United States is “asking for structural changes in China which really amount to an ask that the Chinese Communist Party change its mode of governance,” says Kissinger Institute Director Robert Daly. “That isn’t going to happen.”