Biden's Foreign Policy: America's back or America first?

In this event, leading foreign policy experts sized up the Biden administration’s foreign policy and what we might expect from the administration going forward.




Cathryn Clüver Ashbrook (@Cluverc) is a Non-Resident Fellow at the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi), the former Director and CEO of the German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP), and an alumna of LSE.


Charles A. Kupchan is Professor of International Affairs in the School of Foreign Service and Government Department at Georgetown University, and Senior Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations. He served on the National Security Council in the Obama and Clinton administrations. His latest book is “Isolationism: A History of America’s Efforts to Shield Itself from the World” (2020).

Gideon Rachman

Gideon Rachman (@gideonrachman) is Chief Foreign Affairs Commentator at the Financial Times.

Leslie Vinjamuri

Leslie Vinjamuri (@londonvinjamuri) is a Reader in International Relations at SOAS University of London and an alumna of LSE. Leslie is Director of the US & the Americas Programme and Dean of the Queen Elizabeth II Academy for Leadership in International Affairs at Chatham House. She is co-editor (with Charles A. Kupchan) and contributing author to Anchoring the World: International Order in the Twenty-First Century and Human Rights Futures.


Peter Trubowitz

Peter Trubowitz (@ptrubowitz) is Professor of International Relations and Director of the Phelan US Centre at the London School of Economics and Political Science and Associate Fellow at Chatham House.


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This event was held on 22 February 2022.

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