Council President Liz Brailsford in conversation with Ned Price, Senior Advisor to the Secretary of State

Global I.Q. Podcast

The Council’s Global I.Q. podcast series includes interviews with some of the world’s foremost thinkers, writers, and diplomats.

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Paul Scharre

Four Battlegrounds: Power in the Age of Artificial Intelligence 

03/15/2023 | 54 MINS

Speaker:  Paul Scharre Vice President & Director of Studies, Center for a New American Security (CNAS) Moderator: LECTURE

Marie Yovanovitch + David McCloskey

Lessons from the Edge

02/16/2023 | 60 MINS

Speaker: Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch Senior Fellow, Russia and Eurasia Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace; Former U.S. Ambassador

Texas Leadership – An Evening With Congressman Allred

01/31/2023 | 59 mins

Speaker: Collin Allred U.S. Representative for Texas’ 32nd Congressional District Moderator: Chris Connolly Reporter at KERA, an NPR

Mike Pompeo + Liz Brailsford

Never Give an Inch with the Honorable Mike Pompeo, 70th United States Secretary of State

01/26/2023 | 66 MINS

Speaker: The Honorable Michael Pompeo 70th United States Secretary of State Moderator: Liz Brailsford President & CEO, World

Tom Standage and Jim Falk

The World Ahead: 2023

12/14/2022 |

Speaker: Tom Standage (Virtual) Deputy Editor, The Economist; Editor, “The World Ahead: 2023” Moderator: Jim Falk

Jon Meacham and Talmage Boston

And There Was Light: Abraham Lincoln and the American Struggle 

12/06/2022 | 56 MINS

Speaker:  Jon Meacham Pulitzer Prize-winning author and bestselling Presidential Historian Moderator: Talmage Boston

Joe Straus and Rudy Bush

The American Middle

12/01/2022 | 73 MINS

Speakers:  Joe Straus Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives (2009 – 2019) Rudy Bush Vice President &

Alice Hill and Brendon Steele

The Fight for Our Climate

11/01/2022 | 54 MINS

Speaker: Alice Hill (Virtual) David M. Rubenstein Senior Fellow for Energy and the Environment, Council on Foreign Relations

David Harmer & Katherine Engel

Bill & Barbara Benac Human Dignity and Fairness for All Lecture

10/28/2022 | 66 MINS

Speaker: David Harmer President & CEO, Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge Moderator: Katherine Carté Engel Associate Professor of

Jim Falk and Jeremi Suri

Civil War by Other Means: America’s Long & Unfinished Fight for Democracy 

10/26/2022 | 59 MINS

Speaker:  Jeremi Suri Mack Brown Distinguished Professor for Global Leadership, History, and Public Policy at the University of