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Josh Kirshner

Senior Vice President at Beacon Global Strategies

Josh Kirshner is a senior vice president at Beacon Global Strategies and served as a State Department official on a variety of Middle East security issues.

How Biden Can Win His Middle East Trip

The president can advance U.S. interests and regain the region’s trust, if he evolves his messages and policies.


Pompeo’s Choice: Denounce the McFaul Handover, or Lose the World’s Trust

The world is watching to see if he has the courage and the political savvy to truly be a leader in his Department, in this administration, and around the globe.


As AI and Cyber Race Ahead, the State Department Is Falling Behind

Technology is reshaping the global order. America’s diplomats need to start thinking ahead.