Obama's Foreign Policy: 2nd Term Success or Failure?


Professor Bruce Jentleson (Duke University)
Professor Timothy Lynch (The University of Melbourne)


Two distinguished scholars with opposing views will face questions from each other and the audience as they grapple with the difficult politics and policy choices confronting Barack Obama at the beginning of his new term in the White House. Will President Obama successfully chart a new course? Or were the policies of George W. Bush actually the best way forward? What is the Clinton legacy, and what are the prospects for a new one?