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September 6, 2022
Why Gorbachev Mattered

"No world leader has a bigger place in the history of the late 20th century than Mikhail Gorbachev, for the pivotal role he played in the peaceful end of the Cold War," wrote former Secretary of State James A. Baker, III, in an op-ed.

Read more in The New York Times
April 11, 2022
State Dept. Diplomacy Center Commemorates Sec. Baker’s Historic Contributions
A bronze bust of former Secretary of State James A. Baker, III that will be part of the permanent collection of the National Museum of American Diplomacy was recently unveiled in Washington, D.C. The specially commissioned bust honors "the most important unelected official in America since World War II," said Secretary of State Antony Blinken at the unveiling ceremony. "Thank you for being such a great leader for this country and for this department."
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November 2, 2021
Secretary Baker Receives Bush Foundation Award
Former Secretary of State James A. Baker, III, received the Bush Foundation's George H.W. Bush Award for Excellence in Public Service last week. In a conversation with former Vice President Dan Quayle at the awards ceremony, Secretary Baker reflected on what made the Kuwait strategy successful, current political polarization and government spending & debt. 
Read more at The Battalion.