Flynt Leverett is the Director of the Iran Initiative, the Senior Research Fellow of the American Strategy Program, and the Director of the Geopolitics of Energy Initiative at the New America Foundation. Founded in 1999 by Ted Halstead, the Foundation is a leftist public policy institute which claims to be nonpartisan, and seeks pragmatic solutions to "the next generation of challenges facing the United States".
“What Would Nixon Do on Cuba?”
In July 2008 the Nixon Center in Washington convened a forum entitled “What Would Nixon Do on Cuba?”
Panelists included Nixon Center President Dimitri Simes, Council on Foreign Relations Senior Fellow Julia Sweig, former Bush administration senior National Security Council official Flynt Leverett, and former Colin Powell aide Lawrence Wilkerson. Steve Clemon was also involved.
- New America Foundation website: Staff (accessed on Jan. 5, 2010)
- New America Foundation website: About (accessed on May 4, 2010)
- New America Foundation website: Statement on Nonpartisanship and Political Activity (accessed on May 4, 2010)
- Washington Note, Steve Clemon Time to Change the Course of US-Cuba Relations Steve Clemons - September 26, 2008