EVENTS ARCHIVE

INE] – The Forever Prisoner: Abu Zubaydah and the CIA’s “Enhanced Interrogation” Program EVENT Six months after 9/11, the CIA captured Abu Zubaydah and announced he was number three in Al Qaeda. Frantic to thwart a much-feared second wave of attacks, the U.S. rendered him to a secret black site in Thailand, where he collided […]

Thu, Mar 17, 2022 at 10:30 AM First United Methodist Church, 104 S Pineapple Ave, Sarasota, FL, 34236 More info: https://sillsarasota.org The riot at the Capitol on January 6, 2021 was a reminder that right-wing extremism is a serious problem. Since 9/11 right-wing militants and jihadist terrorists have both killed around the same number of […]

Understanding U.S. Counterterrorism and Irregular Operations: An Event in Honor of the Memory of Michael Sheehan DATE: March 14, 2022 TIME: 12:00 – 1:00 PM Terrorist groups have evolved substantially in the two decades since 9/11. While the understanding of terrorism has grown immensely over the past two decades, similar advancements in the understanding of […]

[ONLINE] – Guantanamo at Twenty What is the Future of the Prison Camp? January 11, 2022, marks the 20th anniversary of the opening of the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, which was established in the wake of the 9/11 attacks. It also marks the start of the prison’s second year under the direction of the […]

Wednesday, December, 15, 2021 Silurians Meeting Online

December 15, Noon Silurians Zoom Meeting: Peter Bergen is our Speaker Peter Bergen Dear Silurians How much damage did Donald Trump and his generals do to our national security? What’s the real story behind the pursuit and killing of Osama Bin Laden? Is Al-Qaeda regaining strength for new attacks on the West from hideouts in […]

Wednesday, December, 08, 2021 National Intelligence University online

Some of the countries that first nurtured and characterized Christianity – along the North African Coast, on the Euphrates and across the Middle East and Arabia – are the ones in which it is likely to first go extinct. Christians have fled the lands where their prophets wandered. From Syria to Egypt, the cities of […]

Tuesday, October, 12, 2021 Global Security Forum, Doha, Qatar.

WELCOME TO THE GLOBAL SECURITY FORUM Established in 2018, the Global Security Forum is an annual international gathering bringing together a multi-disciplinary network of experts, practitioners, and policy-makers from government, security, academia, media, entertainment, international organizations, the humanitarian sector, the private sector and beyond to come together to discuss the world’s most pressing topics. This […]

Beyond The Classroom Peter Bergen, Bestselling author, journalist, and National Security Analyst, CNN is in conversation with eminent historian and Professor Sunil Khilnani, Dean, AshokaX. Ashoka University is delighted to invite everyone to another exciting season of Beyond The Classroom. We begin the lecture series with a conversation with the famous journalist and bestselling author […]