National Security in an Unstable World


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John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum

Secretary Ray Mabus, Former Secretary of the Navy and US Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, will join us for a conversation focused on the latest developments in the war between Russia and Ukraine, America's ongoing relationship with China, the future of the military at home and abroad, and a look ahead to the 2024 Presidential election.

Co-moderated by Dana Helen Born, Co-Director, Center for Public Leadership, Brigadier General (US Airforce, Retired), and Ryan Tierney, Harvard College Senior.

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