Letters and Politics

Evolution of the U.S. Foreign Policy (Part I) – The Birth of the American Empire

Guest: Stephen Kinzer is a senior fellow at the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs at Brown University and writes a column on world affairs for The Boston Globe. He is an award-winning foreign correspondent who served as The New York Times’s bureau chief in Turkey, Germany, and Nicaragua and as The Boston Globe’s Latin America correspondent.  He s the author of several books including The True Flag: Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain, and the Birth of American Empire.