Shadow Government

A front-row seat to the Republicans' debate over foreign policy, including their critique of the Biden administration.

Welcome Jean Geran

By Will Inboden Today we welcome the newest contributor to the ranks of Shadow Government, Jean Geran. Jean currently works in London as a senior fellow at the Legatum Institute (alongside yours truly). She previously served at the State Department on the policy planning staff, where she covered issues including democracy, human rights, trafficking in ...

By , the executive director of the Clements Center for National Security and the author of The Peacemaker: Ronald Reagan, the Cold War, and the World on the Brink.

By Will Inboden

By Will Inboden

Today we welcome the newest contributor to the ranks of Shadow Government, Jean Geran.

Jean currently works in London as a senior fellow at the Legatum Institute (alongside yours truly). She previously served at the State Department on the policy planning staff, where she covered issues including democracy, human rights, trafficking in persons, children, and refugees. She has also worked at the National Security Council as a director for democracy and human rights, in the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor on East Asian issues, and as an abuse prevention officer on a U.S. Disaster Assistance Response Team in southern Iraq in 2003. Jean brings a singular combination of issue expertise and field experience, and we are thrilled to add her voice to Shadow Government.   

Will Inboden is the executive director of the Clements Center for National Security and an associate professor at the LBJ School of Public Affairs, both at the University of Texas at Austin, a distinguished scholar at the Robert S. Strauss Center for International Security and Law, and the author of The Peacemaker: Ronald Reagan, the Cold War, and the World on the Brink.

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