TITLE: The Future of Freedom: Illiberal Democracy at Home and Abroad
SPEAKER: Fareed Zakaria
EVENT DATE: 2003/04/16
RUNNING TIME: 66 minutes
The man whom Esquire Magazine calls "the most influential foreign policy adviser of his generation" discussed his latest book.
Speaker Biography: Born in India and educated at Yale and Harvard universities, Fareed Zakaria became managing editor of Foreign Affairs, a leading journal of international politics and economics, in 1992 at the age of 28. In 2001, he became editor of Newsweek International. He writes a regular column that appears in the national edition of Newsweek, Newsweek International and The Washington Post, making it one of the most widely circulated columns of its kind in the world. His book "From Wealth to Power: The Unusual Origins of America?s World Role," a provocative examination of America?s role on the world stage, has been translated into several languages. Recently, Zakaria joined the ABC television show "This Week," where he offers political analysis and serves as a regular member of the roundtable.