Tuesday, May 14, 2013, 7:30 – 9:00pm

Richard Haass: Foreign Policy Begins at Home

Downstairs at Town Hall; enter on Seneca Street. $5.

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RichardHaassThe biggest threat to the United States comes not from abroad but from within, says Richard Haass, president of the Council on Foreign Relations: Sure; a rising China, climate change, terrorism, a nuclear Iran, a turbulent Middle East, and a reckless North Korea all present serious challenges, but our national security depends even more on addressing our burgeoning deficit and debt, crumbling infrastructure, second-class schools, and outdated immigration system. Arguing that the United States is underperforming at home and overreaching abroad, Haass, author of Foreign Policy Begins at Home, proposes a new American foreign policy for restoring our power, influence, and ability to lead the world. Presented as part of the Town Hall Civic series, with the Council on Foreign Relations and University Book Store. Series supported by The Boeing Company, the RealNetworks Foundation, and the True/Brown Foundation.

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