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United States, 1959 - 2011
diplomat and political analyst

Ronald Asmus

Ronald Asmus was a diplomat and political analyst. During the Clinton Administration, he was spokesperson for Foreign Minister Madeleine Albright. In his many publications, among which Opening NATO’s Door: How the Alliance Remade Itself for a New Era (2002) stands out, he propagated a closer collaboration between the United States and Europe.

Speaker at


Part I. Mass Democracy on Trial

What Is a Good Society?

13 November 2005 09.45 - 21.30 Passenger Terminal, Amsterdam


Freedom and Democracy

Civilization and Power

19 November 2004 9.00 - 20.00 Library of Congress, Washington