Has NATO Expanded and Evolved Beyond Its Mission?

Listen & Download

As NATO launches Trident Juncture, exercises that will demonstrate the organization's largest show of force for 20 years, allies and foes alike will monitor performance. At a time when tensions are rising due to a belligerent Russia and autocratic Turkey, NATO countries are assessing commitment levels, capability, and resolve. As America asks for financial commitments to be met, it also seeks a level of democratic commonality among member nations. Is America in a position to lead on all these critical issues when a strong organization of states joined around Western values must be cohesive and prepared? 


Ambassador Kurt Volker, Executive Director, McCain Institute

Reuel Marc Gerecht, Senior Fellow, Foundation for Defense of Democracies

Moderator: Daniel West


Teleforum calls are open to all dues paying members of the Federalist Society. To become a member, sign up here. As a member, you should receive email announcements of upcoming Teleforum calls which contain the conference call phone number. If you are not receiving those email announcements, please contact us at 202-822-8138.