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- Sabrina Ramet professor of international studies at the University of Washington, and resident fellow, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
- Warren Zimmerman professor of diplomacy at Columbia University and former U.S. Ambassador to Yugoslavia, 1989-1992
- Tom Gjelten correspondent, NPR, and author of 'Bacardi and the Long Fight for Cuba: The Biography of a Cause.'
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