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James Zogby | Posted 06.06.2015 | Politics
James Zogby

Our polling shows that Arab opinion is largely confounded when it comes to assessing the region's current crises. They know where they want to be, but they don't know how to get there.

Madeleine Albright To Grads: 'All I See Are Doers'

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Svokos | Posted 05.19.2015 | College

Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright called on graduates to stand up to the myriad complications facing the world today at the Tufts Universit...

In Honor Of Her 78th Birthday, Here Are 8 Times Madeleine Albright Got It Totally Right

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 05.15.2015 | Politics

When we think of our favorite feminist quotes, former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright's now iconic insight on women helping each other is easily...

Women in Business: Sarah Kauss, CEO & Founder, S'well

Laura Dunn | Posted 06.26.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Sarah Kauss is the CEO & Founder of do-good, beverage bottle company, S'well. She is a Fortune '40 under 40' honoree and a member of the Ernst & Young...

Women in Business: Tessie Topol, Vice President, Corporate Social Responsibility, Time Warner Cable

Laura Dunn | Posted 05.09.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Tessie Topol is Vice President of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) at Time Warner Cable. In this role, she is responsible for developing and implementing the company's corporate philanthropy and overall CSR strategy and programs.

Madeleine Albright: The UN 'Has To Act' If A State Doesn't Protect Its Citizens

The European | Florian Guckelsberger | Posted 02.24.2015 | World

Madeleine Albright, the U.S. Secretary of State from 1997 to 2001, chairs the Advisory Council of The Hague Institute for Global Justice. She sp...

The Front Page Rule

Kathy Kelly | Posted 04.22.2015 | Politics
Kathy Kelly

The fact remains that if we didn't see enemy soldiers as "murdering terrorists" lacking the human emotions and rights of our own troops, and enemy civilians as "collateral damage" whose deaths are automatically the fault of all who resist us, then there couldn't be a drone program.

Madeleine Albright: Netanyahu Should Deal With Problems 'In His Neighborhood' Instead Of Speaking To Congress

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 02.11.2015 | Politics

Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright said she thinks Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu should not travel to the United States to give ...

NATO's Future Rises to Focus of U.S. Presidential Election 2016?

Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey | Posted 03.22.2015 | World
Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey

NATO was critical to the shaping of the "new Europe" two decades earlier after the fall of the Iron Curtain. Similar and new challenges have emerged where once again NATO may be a defining factor in the future of Europe as well as the Euro-Atlantic family.

Women in Business Q&A: Stephanie Streeter, CEO and Director of Libbey Inc

Laura Dunn | Posted 03.21.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Stephanie Streeter is chief executive officer and a director of Libbey Inc. (NYSE MKT: LBY) in Toledo, Ohio. Streeter joined Libbey on August 1, 20...

Women in Business Q&A: Judy Verses, President of Global E&E, Rosetta Stone

Laura Dunn | Posted 03.12.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

As President of Rosetta Stone's Global E&E division since October 2011, Judy is responsible for all institutional business across all geographies. Judy has extensive experience across business, government, education and consumer sectors in technology, education and communications industries.

4 Reasons Why Madeleine Albright Is The Fitness Hero We Need In 2015

The Huffington Post | Meredith Melnick | Posted 01.03.2015 | Healthy Living

There are many reasons to admire Madeleine Albright: She's an accomplished diplomat, the first woman to become Secretary of State and a speaker of fou...

Why Won't the US Ratify the UN's Children's Rights Convention?

Joe Lauria | Posted 01.25.2015 | Politics
Joe Lauria

November 20 was the 25th anniversary of the adoption by the U.N. General Assembly of the Convention on the Rights of the Child. It may come as a shock to many Americans to learn that the three rogue nations in the world that have refused to ratify this no-brainer convention are Somalia, South Sudan and the United States.

'Madam Secretary': A Reflection of 'Deep' Washington

Carla Seaquist | Posted 01.19.2015 | Entertainment
Carla Seaquist

At a time of extreme animus directed against Washington, D.C., Madam Secretary, a new series on CBS, casts these hated bureaucrats -- and the cabinet secretaries they work for -- as the people of serious and constructive purpose that they actually are.

Madeleine Albright Disses Conan, Proves She's A Bigger Badass Than We Thought

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 10.28.2014 | Women

If you're thinking about going as "slutty" Madeleine Albright for Halloween this year, you should probably think again. Conan O'Brien joked Thurs...

What I Learned During My Fascinating Evening With Madeleine Albright

Cathy Chester | Posted 12.23.2014 | Fifty
Cathy Chester

From time to time we have pre-conceived notions about people. As much as we try not to, we do. Last week while I was on my way to hear Madeleine Albright speak, I feared that her presentation might be dull and boring. After all, talking about sanctions against Iraq or the American policy in Bosnia is certainly educational, but it can also be very dry. I couldn't have been more wrong.

Women in Business: Carolyn Leonard, DyMynd

Laura Dunn | Posted 12.13.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

As the third female independent trader to ever own a seat at the CBOE, Carolyn's 21 years in the trading pits gave her a ringside view into the emotional ups and downs of volatile markets and the fear and greed that drive them.

The President Hits a Home Run Nominating Richard Verma as U.S. Ambassador to India

Ronak D. Desai | Posted 12.09.2014 | Politics
Ronak D. Desai

Verma's nomination comes at a particularly important moment in U.S.-India relations. The landmark election of a new Indian government this past May led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi is widely regarded as an important opportunity to refocus ties between Washington and New Delhi.

'The Golden Hour' - A Talk with Todd Moss

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 11.07.2014 | Books
Mark Rubinstein

Todd Moss was Deputy Assistant Secretary of State under Condeleeza Rice. He oversaw diplomatic relations with 16 West African countries. After penning four non-fiction books, he has turned to fiction.

John Kerry Hosts Rare Reunion Of Secretaries Of State

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 09.03.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry warned Wednesday against creeping American isolationism, making the case that U.S. global leadership...

Alex Lazar

Madeleine Albright Endorses Alison Lundergan Grimes For U.S. Senate

HuffingtonPost.com | Alex Lazar | Posted 08.27.2014 | Politics

Former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright endorsed Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes (D) on Tuesday in her bid for the U.S. ...

Women's Equality Day: So Much Achieved, So Far to Go

Alison Lundergan Grimes | Posted 10.26.2014 | Politics
Alison Lundergan Grimes

Today on Women's Equality Day, we commemorate the passage of women's right to vote -- celebrating how far we have come, but also recognizing the work that remains. Sometimes it seems like women are the only people coming together across party lines to get things done.

No Victor, No Vanquished and Work Together

Allen Schmertzler | Posted 10.19.2014 | Politics
Allen Schmertzler

Finally, after six years as commander in chief, Obama may have just articulated his guiding inner vision of leadership during an interview the other day with journalist Thomas Friedman.

The Crisis With Russia and the Unspoken Link

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 10.10.2014 | World
Raymond J. Learsy

With a clearer perception of the rightful concerns as promulgated in both the American and Russian experience given their proper weight, a more rational and constructive dialogue could emerge.

Madeleine Albright Nails The State Of The World Today In Just One Sentence

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 07.28.2014 | Politics

Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright stopped by CBS' "Face the Nation" on Sunday to discuss the ongoing clashes around the world. Albright ...