Fixing American Foreign Policy: A Conversation with Ambassador Samantha Power

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Marines Memorial Theatre
06:30 PM
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Less than a year into the new Trump administration, the US appears to be shifting away from key, longstanding foreign policies as well as from established allies. There is deep concern among many nations and former US officials who are perplexed by this strategic direction. Is the US forging a new path, going it alone and leaving behind ongoing conflicts and unresolved humanitarian crises? Will the US maintain its alliances and continue to engage with the international community?

On the anniversary of Donald Trump's election, Samantha Power, former US ambassador to the United Nations and current professor of practice at Harvard Kennedy School and Harvard Law, will join World Affairs CEO Jane Wales for a discussion on the state of US Foreign Policy, and challenge the assumptions behind the Trump administration’s strategic direction.


  1. Marines Memorial Theatre 609 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA