[ONLINE] – The Return of the Great Powers EVENT The fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 dawned what Francis Fukuyama called “The End of History.” Three decades later, the global order as we long have known it is now gone. Powerful nations are determined to assert dominance on the world stage. Russia’s invasion of […]

[ONLINE] – The Achilles Trap: Saddam Hussein, the CIA, and the Origins of America’s Invasion of Iraq EVENT In The Achilles Trap: Saddam Hussein, the CIA, and the Origins of America’s Invasion of Iraq, bestselling and Pulitzer Prize–winning author Steve Coll, tracks the decades-long relationship between the United States and Saddam Hussein in a deeply […]

[ONLINE] – How to Win an Information War: The Propagandist Who Outwitted Hitler EVENT In the summer of 1941, Britain was struggling to combat Hitler’s powerful propaganda machine. British claims that Hitler was dangerous had little impact against Germany’s wave of disinformation. Except for the broadcasts of someone called Der Chef, a German who questioned […]

Share Tweet [ONLINE] – American Mother Event In late 2021, Diane Foley sat at a table across from her son’s killer, Alexanda Kotey, a member of the ISIS group known as “The Beatles” who pleaded guilty to the kidnapping, torture, and murder of her son seven years before. Kotey was about to go serve life […]

SOF Imperatives Forum

The Challenges to Security in 2024 Wednesday, January 24 6:00-7:00pm Eastern Time / 4:00-5:00pm Arizona Time Online, via Zoom Webinar Join FSI co-directors Peter Bergen and Daniel Rothenberg for a discussion about key global security challenges in 2024. This is part of a series of events featuring faculty from the ASU Online M.A. in Global […]

[ONLINE] – God, Guns, and Sedition: Far-Right Terrorism in America EVENT Shocking acts of terrorism have erupted from violent American far-right extremists in recent years, including the 2015 mass murder at a historic Black church in Charleston and the January 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol. These incidents, however, are neither new nor unprecedented. […]

International and Homegrown Threats Today International and Homegrown Threats Today ft. PETER BERGEN CNN National Security Analyst, Award-winning journalist and New York Times bestselling author November 13th – 6 PM MST Are you concerned about the rising threat of violent extremism and its impact on our nation’s security? Join us for a thought-provoking speaker series […]

Thursday, October, 26, 2023 GSPF Europe Brno, Czech Republic

Default Template Preview Logo FAUAF 2023 Annual Awards Dinner Friends of the American University of Afghanistan ANNUAL AWARDS DINNER 2023 Education Has Prevailed- A Continuing Legacy Tuesday, October 24th, 2023 Reception at 5:30 PM | Dinner at 7:00 PM Business attire Four Seasons Hotel, Georgetown 2800 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington, DC 20007 For room block […]