November 27, 2023
Whose Ground Zero? Competing Perspectives of the Israel-Hamas War
The United States’ and Europe’s perceived moral waywardness on Ukraine and Gaza is provoking global outrage and risking lasting damage to...
December 04, 2023
Watching China in Europe - December 2023
In the December edition of Watching China in Europe, Noah Barkin looks at recent and upcoming summits between Chinese President Xi and th...
November 30, 2023
Launch of Whistlestops for Ukraine 2023-24—Why a Free and Sovereign Ukraine Matters to America
GMF and the Howard G. Buffett Foundation launched “Whistlestops for Ukraine”, a multi-state public diplomacy initiative to support Ukrain...
Transatlantic Trends 2023 presents the results of representative surveys conducted in 14 countries on both sides of the Atlantic: Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Lithuania, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Spain, Sweden, Türkiye, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Divided into...
Russia’s Cyber War Against Ukraine: Lessons and Policy Challenges
Ukraine has become a crucible for a new breed of warfare—one fought not only with tradi...
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"Putin can bomb and destroy Ukrainian cities, but he has already lost this war, because the Ukrainian nation is united in will to resist and fight back, be free and sovereign. I am proud of my people, army, government, and president."
"The images you see of Belarus in the media cannot tell you everything that is happening there now. When I traveled to my home country shortly after the presidential elections, I found myself at the center of the Belarusian protests and was able to witness the events on the ground. What I saw there is both inspiring and unsettling."