September 23rd, 2020
Racism has had dramatic and systemic effects on all aspects of American life. How has it affected the design and implementation of U.S. foreign policy? This discussion, hosted by Foreign Policy for America, Colombe Foundation, and Women of Color Advancing Peace, Security, and Conflict Transformation (WCAPS), looked at 20th-century U.S. foreign policy through the lens of race and racism, with input from scholars and practitioners with distinct regional expertise.
Amb. Gina Abercrombie-Winstanley, former Ambassador to Malta and former Deputy Coordinator for Counterterrorism
Travis Adkins, Lecturer of African and Security Studies, Georgetown University
Dr. William D. Carrigan, Professor of History, Rowan University
Moderator: Alexandra Toma, Executive Director, Peace and Security Funders Group