He is a former senior official in the Clinton Administration and has taught international affairs at Columbia, Georgetown, and Johns Hopkins. Your email address will not be published. Macmillan Code of Ethics for Business Partners. He joined the Clinton Administration in 1993 as Deputy Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade Policy and Development. He is the author, co-author, co-editor of and contributor to a variety of books including The Global Century: Globalization and National Security (National Defense University), Cuba: The Contours of Change (Lynn Rienner Publishers), The Price of Peace: Emergency Economic Intervention and U.S. Foreign Policy (Carnegie Endowment for International Peace), The Common Market: Uniting the European Community (Franklin Watts) and The Big Emerging Markets (Bernan Press). But as David Rothkopf’s eloquent and powerful book asserts, we’ve never had an individual who has betrayed the country as consistently, as resolutely, as completely as Donald Trump. Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (1980), Dartmouth College, Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies. Sign up to receive information about new books, author events, and special offers. Your email address will not be published. Especially valuable for its implicit questioning of the Constitution’s deliberately narrow definition of “treason” in this new age of cyb… More…, "A bracing read. To add more, Garten has led the International Study Trips to London, Dubai and Hong Kong, plus studies as for example “New York,: What Makes a Competitive Financial Centre?” (2008, 2009), “Shanghai, Beijing, Hong Kong: China in the Global Financial Market” (2010, 2011, 2012) and others. From 1993 to 1995, Jeffrey Garten was a part of the Clinton administration, as the Under-secretary of Commerce for International Trade. Rothkopf is chairman of the National Strategic Investment Forum Dialogue, a forum convening leading institutional investors for discussions about critical issues of investment strategy. But the story we know so far is so outrageous and disturbing that it raises a question that has never before been presented in American history: is the president of the United States the greatest threat this country faces in the world?We also need to understand how the country has historically viewed such crimes and how it has treated them in the past to place what has happened in perspective. "In Traitor: A History of American Betrayal from Benedict Arnold to Donald Trump, David Rothkopf puts the presidency of Donald Trump into the historical context of other Americans who have been unfaithful to their country. --David Frum, author Trumpocalypse, Restoring American Democracy"Throughout our more than two-century history, America has experienced its share of traitors. To begin with, Jeffrey Garten is the son of Mel Garten who fought in World War II as well as the Korean War. Before founding Intellibridge, Rothkopf was managing director of Kissinger Associates, the international advisory firm founded and chaired by former U.S. Secretary of State Henry A. Kissinger. Afterwards, he continued his postgraduate studies at the Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies earning his Masters (1972) as well as Doctor’s of Philosophy (1980) degrees. For the previously mentioned service he was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross. ...Rothkopf's well-informed study draws interesting parallels between the past and the present." After his examination of traitors including Benedict Arnold, Aaron Burr, and leaders of the Confederacy, David Rothkopf concludes that Donald Trump and his many abettors have committed the highest-level, greatest, most damaging … More…. Moreover, it should be noted that Jeffrey served in the Army (1968 – 1972) with the rank of Lieutenant in the elite 82nd Airbone Division, as well as Captain – ADC to the Commander of the US Special Forces. ", Please log in / register, to leave a comment, נמצאו שגיאות כתיב? --Publishers Weekly "With elegantly controlled fury, David Rothkopf arraigns the 45th president of disloyalty to the United States and its people. Recent books include Great Questions of Tomorrow, National Insecurity, Power, Inc., Superclass, and Running the World. He is a 1977 graduate of Columbia College and attended Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. --Barbara McQuade, former U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan, professor of Law at the University of Michigan and legal analyst for NBC and MSNBC"Americans have gotten too used to calling each other traitors. Additionally, at Carnegie Rothkopf chairs the Carnegie Economic Strategy Roundtable, which examines the nexus between national security and U.S. economic policy concerns. His next book, due out in 2010 from Farrar, Straus & Giroux addresses the changing nature of national and private power in the global era. To withdraw your consent, see Your Choices. DAVID ROTHKOPF is an author and commentator who has written extensively on politics, power and national security. He has clearly broken faith with the people of the country he was chosen to lead, starting long before he took office, then throughout his time in the White House. In 2016, his book entitled “From Silk to Silicon: The Story of Globalization Through Ten Extraordinary Lives” is going to be released. March 2008), he argues that geography, pedigree, networking and luck unite a superclass of 6000 individuals that possess unparalleled power over world affairs. --Max Boot, Washington Post columnist, CNN global affairs analyst, and author of The Corrosion of Conservatism: Why I Left the Right "Anyone interested in the preservation of the United States from those who would betray it from within must read David Rothkopf’s compelling history of treasonous acts – as well as acts deemed treasonous at the time but later understood as heroic...Rothkopf saves his harshest condemnation for Donald Trump and the deep currents of which Rothkopf sees Trump’s rise as but a symptom. But the story we know so far is so outrageous and disturbing that it raises a question that has never before been presented in American history: is the president of the United States the greatest threat this country faces in the world?We also need to understand how the country has historically viewed such crimes and how it has treated them in the past to place what has happened in perspective. Rothkopf is a frequently cited commentator in leading publications and has appeared a guest addressing a wide variety of foreign policy, national security, economic and energy policy issues on most English-language broadcast networks worldwide. David's annual salary is between $250K+; properties and other assets push David's net worth over Greater than $499,999. He ranges widely over U.S. history to make the case that, even if he is never convicted of a crime, Donald Trump deserves to be grouped with those few American leaders who have betrayed America. He has clearly broken faith with the people of the country he was chosen to lead, starting long before he took office, then throughout his time in the White House. He is one of the The International Rescue Committee trusties as well as an advisory board member of Miller Buckfire. Under Secretary of Commerce for International Trade. The family owns several residences in Southport, Connecticut as well as East Hampton, New York, USA. How rich is Jeffrey Garten? Of course these publications also added to his net worth. --Max Boot, Washington Post columnist, CNN global affairs analyst, and author of The Corrosion of Conservatism: Why I Left the Right "Anyone interested in the preservation of the United States from those who would betray it from within must read David Rothkopf’s compelling history of treasonous acts – as well as acts deemed treasonous at the time but later understood as heroic...Rothkopf saves his harshest condemnation for Donald Trump and the deep currents of which Rothkopf sees Trump’s rise as but a symptom. --Financial TimesPolitical historian and commentator David Rothkopf shows how Trump will be judged by history (Spoiler alert: not well) in Traitor.Donald Trump is unfit in almost every respect for the high office he holds. Additionally, he worked as an advisor to the Royal Thai Army in 1971. In his latest book, Superclass (publ. Traitor traces the stories of many of those who have put self-interest above the public interest, from Benedict Arnold to Richard Nixon. In late 2010, Rothkopf was quoted as saying, regarding relations with China, "We’re still struggling with a post-unilateralist hangover. He ranges widely over U.S. history to make the case that, even if he is never convicted of a crime, Donald Trump deserves to be grouped with those few American leaders who have betrayed America. From 1996 to 2005, he worked at the Yale School of Management as Dean, the highest managerial position, and since then he has been lecturing a number of courses including “Leading a Global Company”, “Understanding Global Financial Centers”, “Wall Street and Washington: Markets, Policies, and Politics” and others. Rothkopf still has all the anger a good chronicler of the Trump Administration requires....An important roadmap through the massive evidence of collaboration between the Trump campaign and the Russian secret services...A brisk history of the many other Americans rightly or wrongly accused of treason, from Benedict Arnold and Aaron Burr to Robert E. Lee and Alger Hiss." In this capacity, Rothkopf directed the 2400 employees of the International Trade Administration including the U.S. Commercial Service, the International Economic Policy Bureau, the Bureau of Import Administration, and the Bureau of Trade Development. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. Immediately prior to joining Kissinger Associates, Rothkopf served as Acting U.S. Previously, Rothkopf served as a senior executive and editor at Institutional Investor, Inc. and served in a similar capacity at Financial World magazine. And we may not yet have seen the last of his crimes. Jeffrey graduated from Dartmouth College in 1968, earning his Bachelor degree. Our Privacy Notice has been updated to explain how we use cookies, which you accept by continuing to use this website. compelling." --Richard Stengel, former U.S.