Board member of the German Council on Foreign Relations and of the Atlantik-Brücke, an association that promotes German-American understanding; former member of the German parliament (1976-1998); former coordinator for German-American Cooperation at the German Foreign Office
The presidential campaign is focused on American voters, but the President is the commander-in-chief and the architect of foreign policy.
Jan. 31, 2012from Which Way, L.A.?
A columnist in Germany's Der Spiegel calls the Republican candidates a "club of liars, debtors, betrayers, adulterers, exaggerators, hypocrites and ignoramuses."
Jan. 31, 2012from To the Point
America's economic future will depend in part on what happens in Europe, so the crisis over the Euro demands our attention.
Dec. 2, 2011from To the Point
Even the Wild West had gun control. Most Americans want it now--especially kids afraid of school shootings.
Apr. 18from To the Point
But will they hold him in contempt of Congress?
May. 3from Left, Right & Center
A special live Left, Right & Center from the Milken Institute Global Conference.
Secretary Nielsen resigns, starting a string of departures at DHS
Apr. 12from Left, Right & Center
There’s still much to discuss.
Apr. 24from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Presidential candidate and US Senator Kamala Harris stopped in Los Angeles on Sunday to speak at Southwest College in South LA.
May. 20from Greater LA
Get ready for more debate about health insurance as Trump runs for re-election. Democratic hopefuls are debating reforms while Republicans accuse them of “socialized medicine.”
May. 9from To the Point
Even with redactions, there’s plenty to discuss
Apr. 19from Left, Right & Center
Pete Buttigieg, mayor of South Bend, Indiana, is running for the Democratic nomination for president.
May. 10from Press Play with Madeleine Brand