10 Questions for Madeleine Albright

As Secretary of State, she managed crises from Kosovo to Korea. Her new book counsels the next President on how to restore America's standing in the world. Madeleine Albright will now take your questions

Steve Pyke for TIME

Madeleine Albright

How will President Bush be judged when he leaves office? Dennis Su, SAN MARINO, CALIF.

I wrote my book Memo to the President Elect for the next President because they are going to have a very hard job to do. Our reputation is the lowest that it has ever been. This presidency has done a great deal of damage, and I'm very glad that it will end.

You have campaigned for Hillary Clinton. If she wins, will you accept a job as Secretary of State again? Rafael Mercene, MANILA

For somebody who loves foreign policy, being Secretary is the best job...

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