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Incoming Faculty Fellow Sheena Greitens Quoted in Washington Post

May 20, 2020

Our incoming faculty fellow, Dr Sheena Greitens, was quoted this week in the Washington Post for her expertise on United States and Chinese relations in the article: "As US - China rhetoric grows harsher, new risks emerge with Taiwan drawn into the mix."

General Vincent Brooks Features on Voice of America - Korea

May 16, 2020

General Vincent Brooks, our Distinguished Senior Fellow, appeared this Saturday on Voice of America - Korea to discuss U.S. and R.O.K. military action in response to North Korean activity. General Brooks was able to share his knowledge and expertise from his time as the four-star general in command of all US Forces in Korea, where he concurrently commanded United Nations Command as well as the Republic of Korea—US Combined Forces Command.

Sheena Greitens on U.S. - China Relations

May 15, 2020

In this episode of Horns of a Dilemma, we participate in our first ever cross-podcast and listen in on a conversation that took place on the This is Democracy podcast about the U.S.-China relationship. Jeremi Suri, Clements Center Faculty Fellow and host of This is Democracy, sits down with Sheena Greitens, one of the newest additions to the University of Texas faculty. Professor Greitens is about to become an associate professor at the LBJ School of Public Affairs, and she is also a non-resident senior fellow at the Brookings Institute. Her research focuses on American national security, East Asia, and authoritarian politics in foreign policy. In particular, she has focused on China’s domestic security policies and their implications for the world. The conversation focuses on China under Xi Jinping’s leadership and takes a look at the regime of domestic surveillance that has developed.

New Article by Faculty Fellow Sheena Greitens in The National Interest on the Future of US-North Korea Relations

May 15, 2020

Our new faculty fellow, Dr. Sheena Greitens, has published a new article in The National Interest titled Why North Korea-U.S. Relations Will Remain Stable Unless Kim Really Needs Coronovirus Aid.

Faculty Fellow Jeremi Suri Co-authors CNN article on Youth Activism in American Politics

May 13, 2020

Clements faculty fellow Jeremi Suri has co-authored a piece with Samuel J. Abrams, visiting scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, on how changing demographics and the COVID-19 crisis make "conditions ripe for a youth led political movement," using history to examine current political trends.