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Winter 2018 Newsletter

Dec 12, 2018

Here's what happened at the Clements Center this semester! If you would like to subscribe to our Events or Newsletter email list, please sign up here

New Horns of a Dilemma Podcast: How the Cold War Created Trump, Putin, and Xi Jinping

Dec 10, 2018

In the latest episode from War On The Rocks, Arne Westad, the S.T. Lee Professor of U.S.-Asia Relations at Harvard University, discusses the Cold War roots of today’s geopolitical trends – specifically, the competition between the United States, Russia, and China.

New Horns of a Dilemma Podcast: The Flying Tigers with Sam Kleiner

Dec 05, 2018

Sam Kleiner, author of the new book The Flying Tigers, tells the story behind the American pilots who were secretly recruited to defend the nation’s desperate Chinese allies before Pearl Harbor in a book talk at the University of Texas at Austin. 

Associate Director Celeste Ward Gventer releases piece on military organizational reform in War On The Rocks

Dec 04, 2018

Gventer provides historical insights to address the questionable suitability of the American system of geographical combatant commands in meeting the nation’s current and future security challenges. 

2018 Texas National Security Forum Highlights and Media Coverage

Dec 04, 2018

On Friday, November 30, the Clements Center, Strauss Center, and Intelligence Studies Project convened senior policymakers to discuss "The Return of Great Power Competition" at the fifth annual Texas National Security Forum.