The ASG Weekly Leaf: 7/2/20
The 2020 Aspen Security Forum Goes Digital
Save the Dates: August 4, 5, and 6
For the first time, the Aspen Security Forum will take place as a digital event across August 4, 5, and 6. Featuring interviews with international heads of government and panel discussions with visionary policymakers and business executives, the 2020 Aspen Security Forum will engage with the most important national security and foreign policy challenges of our time.
Joining us for the digital 2020 Aspen Security Forum are:
Prime Minister of Australia Scott Morrison,
Prime Minister of Greece Kyriakos Mitsotakis,
and our ASG co-chairs
Condoleezza Rice and Joseph Nye
The digital 2020 Aspen Security Forum will be free to all attendees, and all sessions will be on-the-record and posted to our website for future viewing.
This Week's Content Highlights
Features from Aspen Strategy Group Members
Nicholas Burns in Harvard Magazine: The Indispensable Power: On Restoring American Leadership through Diplomacy
Kurt Campbell and Anja Manuel in an Asia Society Center on U.S.-China Relations Report: Dealing with the Dragon: China as a Transatlantic Challenge
Eliot Cohen in The Atlantic: A Profoundly Unserious Way of Dealing with the Past
Tom Donilon on GPS with Fareed Zakaria: What Have We Learned from Bolton's Book?
David McCormick on UAE Embassy's Podbridge: After the Crisis: Investing in a Changed World
Susan Rice in The New York Times: Why Does Trump Put Russia First?
David Sanger and Eric Schmitt in The New York Times: Trump's New Russia Problem: Unread Intelligence and Missing Strategy
A Conversation on U.S. - China Relations
Thursday, July 16
1:15 - 2:15 PM ET
Speaker Speaker Moderator
Kurt Campbell Bob Zoellick Anja Manuel
Chairman & CEO Chairman Director
The Asia Group AllianceBernstein The Aspen Strategy Group
Things to Know
Stay Informed with Important Analysis Relevant to Aspen Security Forum Discussions
Kurt Campbell and Rushi Doshi in Foreign Affairs: The Coronavirus Could Reshape Global Order
Eva Dou and Shibani Mahtani in The Washington Post: China Enacts Hong Kong Security Law, Escalating Confrontation with the U.S.
Michael Green and Evan Medeiros in Foreign Affairs: The Pandemic Won't Make China the World's Leader
Kate O'Keefe, Michael Bender, and Chun Han Wong in The Wall Street Journal: Coronavirus Casts Deep Chill Over U.S.-China Relations
Johns Hopkins University SAIS Forum: World Order After COVID-19
Robert Zoellick in The American Interest: We Tried Autarky in the 1930s: It Didn't Work Very Well
Book of the Week
Mother, wife, scholar, diplomat, and fierce champion of American interests and values, Susan Rice powerfully connects the personal and the professional. Taught early, with tough love, how to compete and excel as an African American woman in settings where people of color are few, Susan now shares the wisdom she learned along the way.