Aspen Security Forum Wednesday, July 17 – Saturday, July 20, 2013 Aspen, CO Please join us for the fourth annual Aspen Security Forum, presented by the Aspen Institute Homeland Security Program. The Aspen Security Forum is an annual summer gathering at our signature “Aspen Meadows” campus in Colorado of top-level present and former government officials […]

Wednesday, June, 19, 2013 Chicago event

Thursday, June, 06, 2013 Ocean City, MD event

Public Policy Discussion and Luncheon on the Occasion of the 82nd Annual Meeting Learning from Abbottabad: Combating Global Terrorism in a Post 9/11 World May 30, 2013 12:00 – 1:45 p.m. The annual meeting will be held after the luncheon concludes. Fairmont Hotel, 510 Market St, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 Peter Bergen National Security Analyst for […]

Thursday, May, 30, 2013 Chicago event

Distinguished Speaker – Peter Bergen May 30, 2013 – New Date! 8:00 PM Open to the Community Free of Charge Click here for more details

Online Radicalization: Myths and Realities The Boston Marathon attacks thrust the issue of online radicalization to the front and center of the debate about homegrown violent extremism in the United States. The elder of the two Tsarnaev brothers behind the attacks had posted videos lauding violent jihad on his personal YouTube channel, visited online jihadist […]

Friday, May, 24, 2013 HBO’s ‘Manhunt’ debut on CNN

May 2nd, 2013 04:06 PM ET Fareed Zakaria to Go ‘Beyond the Manhunts’ in New Counterterrorism Special Follows HBO’s ‘Manhunt’ debut on CNN CIA, NSA, and FBI insiders give insights into America’s secret wars on terrorists in the U.S. and abroad As questions continue to emerge about the quality of U.S. counterterrorism intelligence in the […]

What’s Next for Pakistan’s New Government?   Thursday May 23, 2013 12:15 -1:45 p.m.  New America Foundation 1899 L St. NW Suite 400 Washington DC, 20036   On May 11, Pakistanis turned out to the polls in record numbers to vote in a momentous election: the country’s first transition from one democratically elected government to […]

Jihad and Politics in North Africa French intervention in Mali earlier this year quickly dislodged insurgents from their strongholds in the northern part of the country, but even before victory had been secured, Paris began making moves to bring its troops home. Most of the 4,000 French troops sent to Mali remain there today, but […]

Drone Wars: Counterterrorism and Human Rights Tuesday, May 14, 2013 12:15 -1:45 p.m. New America Foundation 1899 L St. NW Suite 400 Washington DC, 20036 In Collaboration with the American Society of International Law On March 15, Ben Emmerson, the UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and Counterterrorism, released a statement that categorically declared the […]







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