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REGISTER NOW! Chip War: The Fight for the World's Most Critical Technology - A book talk with Chris Miller, Assoc. Professor of International History, Fletcher School, Tufts University, November 28, 2022

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VIDEO AND PODCAST AVAILABLE NOW! Smashing the Liquor Machine: A Global History of Prohibition - A book talk with Mark Schrad, Professor of Political Science, Villanova University, November 2, 2022

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VIDEO AND PODCAST AVAILABLE NOW! Sanctions: What Everyone Needs to Know - A book talk with Bruce Jentleson, Professor of Public Policy and Political Science, Duke University, October 27, 2022

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VIDEO AND PODCAST AVAILABLE NOW! Can Russia be Brought to Justice for War Crimes in Ukraine? In-person/Webinar: An event featuring experts in human rights law and Russia, October 19, 2022

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VIDEO AND PODCAST AVAILABLE NOW! When Fighting Becomes an End in Itself: Conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo - A book talk with Jason Stearns, Director of the Congo Research Group, NYU, October 4, 2022

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CONFERENCE AND KEYNOTE VIDEO AND PODCAST AVAILABLE NOW - IX Summit of the Americas - Safeguarding Democracy in the Americas, June 8, 2022

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CANCELLED! Iran: What Next as the Revolution Continues?

Our panel of experts will investigate Iran's so called fourth revolution with CMED's Director, Professor

Monday, November 28, 2022
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Chip War: The Fight for the World's Most Critical Technology

A book talk with Chris Miller, Assoc. Professor of International History, Fletcher School, Tufts University

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Reflections on the 75th Anniversary of the U.N. Vote to Partition Palestine

The UCLA Y&S Nazarian Center for Israel Studies and the Center for Israel Studies at

Tuesday, November 29, 2022
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM (Pacific Time)
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We Are Not One: A History of America's Fight Over Israel

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Why Iran is helping Russia against Ukraine

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War crimes in Ukraine: International prosecutions remain uncertain

A recent panel discussion considered current investigations of Russian war crimes in Urkaine, including those...


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Sep. 21, 2022. "Too much time has already been lost to reap the full benefits...


Wednesday, September 21, 2022


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Iran Nuclear Deal Talks

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The U.S. Should Avoid the ‘China Trap' in the Middle East

Aug. 17, 2022. "With growing anti-China sentiment among the few areas of consensus in Washington...


Friday, August 19, 2022


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US engagement in the Middle East continues despite Biden disengagement pledge

Burkle Center Senior Fellow Dalia Dassa Kaye discusses President Biden's visit to the Middle East....


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Why It's a Mistake for Biden to Visit Saudi Arabia

Jun. 3, 2022. "It will be ironic if a President who said he was going...


Monday, June 6, 2022


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Close working relationship with China remains a U.S. priority

Feb. 21, 2022. "The U.S.-China relationship 50 years ago was largely about geopolitical issues of...


Thursday, March 3, 2022


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America Is Not Withdrawing From the Middle East

Foreign Affairs - Burkle Center Senior Fellow Dalia Dassa Kaye writes that Washington needs a...


Wednesday, December 1, 2021


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Why the Abraham Accords Won't Bring Israeli-Palestinian Peace

Foreign Policy - Burkle Center Senior Fellow Dalia Dassa Kaye concludes that regional cooperation didn't...


Friday, October 29, 2021


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Op-Ed: Did the vandals who scrawled an anti-Israel slogan in UCLA's Bunche Hall know the history?

Los Angeles Times - Burkle Center Director Kal Raustiala writes, "In a time when polarization...


Tuesday, October 12, 2021


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The Fight Against China's Bribe Machine

Foreign Affairs - Burkle Center Director Kal Raustiala and Yale Law student Nicholas Barile on...


Tuesday, October 5, 2021


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UCLA faculty lead initiative to support Afghan scholars in danger

In an effort to bring Afghan scholars to UCLA, the Center for Near Eastern Studies...


Wednesday, September 1, 2021


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Ruth Pearl, mother of slain journalist who turned her grief into activism, dies at 85

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