In this episode of Intersections, Brookings Senior Fellow Ted Piccone talks with former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and former Prime Minister of Tunisia Mehdi Jomaa about the importance of liberal democracy in strengthening international security, and why states should encourage democratic participation among their people as a means to achieve greater domestic security.
- Democracy and Security Dialogue
- Liberal democracy as the path to greater security
- Community of Democracies
With thanks to audio producer Gaston Reboredo and Fred Dews for additional support.
Intersections is part of the Brookings Podcast Network.
[Stabilization is] difficult to do in Iraq and especially Syria because no one wants the U.S. to put lots of forces on the ground to be doing that and locals will struggle to do it well.