A Conversation with Elizabeth Shackelford
Senior Fellow Elizabeth Shackelford answers your questions, discusses her career, and shares her perspective on pressing issues in US foreign policy.
About This Event
Join us for an evening of drinks and conversation with former US diplomat and Chicago Tribune columnist Elizabeth Shackelford. She'll answer your questions, discuss her career, and share her perspective on pressing issues in US foreign policy.
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In-person COVID-19 related safety measures will be followed.
|5:00 pm CT||Drinks|
|5:30 pm||Conversation begins|
|6:00 pm||Program concludes|
About the Speakers
Senior Fellow, US Foreign Policy
Elizabeth Shackelford, a former career US diplomat who served at the US Mission to Somalia and the US Embassy in South Sudan, joined the Council in 2021. Her work focuses on building awareness and understanding of a "restraint" approach to foreign policy, which seeks to limit the use of military force to the defense of core US national security interests and favors robust diplomatic engagement.
Is China Really Scarier Than Zuckerberg? “The risk with TikTok is real, but American social media companies pose real risk, too,” writes Elizabeth Shackelford in the Chicago Tribune.
Biden Cites US Resolve in Facing Aggression from Russia and China Senior Fellow Elizabeth Shackelford remarks on the foreign policy details of President Biden's 2023 Sate of the Union address.