A Conversation on Race in America and Foreign Policy

The world is watching as the U.S. grapples with relations between the races (PDF 258.87kb) in the wake of high-profile stories of black males being shot by police officers.Linda Thomas-Greenfield, the assistant secretary for the Bureau of African Affairs at the U.S. Department of State, recently sat down with Reuben Brigety, former U.S. ambassador to the African Union and current dean of George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs, who asked her candid questions about race relations in the U.S.