Event: The Media and American National Security


On January 15, the Center for the National Interest hosted a discussion of the media and foreign policy based on the article “The Washington Post: the Most Reckless Editorial Page in America,” by Jacob Heilbrunn and James Carden, which appeared in the January/February 2015 issue of The National Interest. Steven Clemons, Washington Editor of the Atlantic and Editor of Atlantic Live, moderated the session. Speakers included Jacob Heilbrunn, editor of The National Interest; Robert Kaplan, Senior Fellow at the Center for New American Security; and George Washington University Professor Henry Farrell.