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Susan Rice: The Former UN Ambassador and National Security Advisor Discusses Her New Book


Ambassador Susan Rice served as National Security Advisor and UN ambassador during the Obama administration. Her memoir, "Tough Love: My Story of the Things Worth Fighting For," was published this month. She will be in Portland for speaking engagements to discuss her new book, which includes her personal story, including family ties to Maine. She'll talk with us about her book, her career, and current events.


Ambassador Susan E. Rice, Distinguished Visiting Research Fellow at the School of International Service at American University, Non-Resident Senior Fellow at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government, contributing opinion writer for The New York Times. Serves on the boards of Netflix and the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, previously served on several nonprofit boards, including the U.S. Fund for UNICEF.

Larry Pope (by phone), former Ambassador to Chad, political advisor to Gen. Anthony Zinni in Central Command, and Charge d'Affaires in Tripoli, Libya

John Ochira (by phone), president, South Sudanese Community of Maine