Daniel Kurtz-Phelan

Daniel Kurtz-Phelan was a fellow with New America's International Security program. Previously, he was a Senior Fellow at the Centre for Policy Research in New Delhi and a Senior Adviser to the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. From 2010 to 2012, Kurtz-Phelan advised Secretary of State Hillary Clinton as a member of her policy planning staff. He has also been a speechwriter for Secretary Clinton and a senior editor of Foreign Affairs magazine. He is a graduate of Yale University.

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‘The Strategist: Brent Scowcroft and the Call of National Security’

In “The Strategist,” his informative but inelegant biography of Scowcroft, Bartholomew Sparrow argues that this former national security adv


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Our (North American) Passport to a New America

Andres Martinez and Daniel Kurtz-Phelan say that a North American passport will codify a shared identity between countries.