Interviews


Fellows and Study Groups: Interview with Eric Andersen

“Politicians are not devious, and they do not have ulterior motives.”


New World Order: Interview with Dmitri Trenin

“What we have now is confrontation: if we talk about the United States and Russia, I think it is worse at times than the Cold War was, but it is bad in its own way.”


Environment and Advocacy: Interview with Marshall Saunders

“If we want a planet to live on, we are going to have to have the greatest social revolution of all time.”


Governing Vermont: Interview with Peter Shumlin

“The worst thing about American politics, in my view, is that it has become a career.”


Russia and Shadow Space: Interview with Molly McKew

“Yes, it would be great if we had a better relationship with Russia, but Russia has shown no signs of wanting a better relationship with us.”


Journalism and Activism: Interview with José Antonio Vargas

“Because I am gay, undocumented, and a person of color, I have an agenda. My existence is an agenda for people.”