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Artist Audience Support Festivals Shop Log In Cart Legion of Brothers Time & Date Location Tickets 9) Immediately after the September 11 attacks, the United States government initiated a secret war in Afghanistan. Fewer than a hundred Special Forces soldiers, building a coalition with the rebels of the Northern Alliance, faced off against the Taliban […]

Wednesday, January, 18, 2017 Social Media Jihad 2.0, New America

Social Media Jihad 2.0 Inside ISIS’ Global Recruitment and Incitement Campaign RSVP When January 18, 2017 12:15 pm – 1:45 am Where New America 740 15th St NW #900 Washington, D.C. 20005 Since June 2014, the Islamic State has waged the most aggressive online recruitment and incitement campaign of any terrorist group in history. The […]

Wednesday, January, 11, 2017 “Guantanamo Bay: Year 15.” New America DC

DC Daybook – Policy & News Events January 11, 2017 Wednesday 02:30 PM GMT New America – Discussion SECTION: WAGEN; Homeland Security LENGTH: 75 words TIME: 14:30 EVENT: New America holds a discussion on “Guantanamo Bay: Year 15.” PARTICIPANTS: Thomas Wilner, co-founder of Close Guantanamo; Andy Worthington, co-founder of Close Guantanamo; and Peter Bergen, vice […]

Reducing Violent Extremism: What Works? RSVP Photo: Ege Gocmen / Shutterstock.com When December 16, 2016 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Where New America 740 15th St NW #900 Washington, D.C. 20005 Fifteen years into the “Global War on Terror,” the US and other governments continue to struggle to contain the threat of violent extremism. At […]

2018 Fellows Information Session – NYC RSVP When December 5, 2016 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Where Civic Hall 118 W 22nd Street New York, N.Y. 10011 The New America Fellows program supports talented journalists, scholars, analysts, filmmakers, and practitioners whose work confronts pressing problems of our time. The project should be ambitious but well-defined. […]

Friday, November, 18, 2016 DC Book Fair

The Capitol region’s premiere holiday book event is back for the 39th year! The National Press Club Journalism Institute is once again partnering with landmark local book seller Politics & Prose for a night of pols, pundits and prose. Authors will be on hand to talk to their fans and sign books at this most […]

Thursday, November, 17, 2016 Defense One Summit 2016, DC

The Defense One Summit 2016 Thursday, November 17, 2016 | 7:15 a.m. – 5:45 p.m. Marriott Marquis 901 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001 #DefOneSummit Register Now At the 4th Annual Defense One Summit, global security leaders will gather to explore three themes — Crisis, Conflict, and Continuity — as the American presidency shifts to […]

Tuesday, November, 15, 2016 9/11 Museum book event, NYC

Peter Bergen: Investigating America’s Homegrown Terrorists Tue. November 15, 2016 7:00PM – 8:00PM Museum Auditorium on the Atrium Terrace Level (Second Floor) Google Map Who are American jihadis and what motivates them to carry out acts of terrorism against their home country? New York Times best-selling author and CNN National Security Analyst Peter Bergen discusses […]

TERROR A Screening with VICE RSVP When November 14, 2016 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Where Civic Hall 156 Fifth Avenue, Second Floor New York, NY 10010 With the death of Osama bin Laden and the explosion of the Arab Spring five years ago, it seemed like the war on terror might be ending. Instead, […]

Thursday, November, 10, 2016 Book Festival, MJCCA, Atlanta, Georgia

PETER BERGEN, United States of Jihad In Conversation with Bill Nigut, Senior Executive Producer, Georgia Public Broadcasting The recent tragic, ISIS-inspired attacks in Paris, San Bernardino, Orlando, and Nice provide fresh evidence that “homegrown” terrorism is a real and present danger. In United States of Jihad, CNN national security analyst and New York Times bestselling […]


RECENT FILMS

2017

LEGION OF BROTHERS, CNN Films

2016

"We Got Him": President Obama, Bin Laden, and the Future of the War on Terror, CNN

2016

Homegrown: The Counter-Terror Dilemma, HBO

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