Tuesday, September, 20, 2016 Kati Marton book event, New America DC

True Believer: Stalin’s Last American Spy Register to Attend Noel Field, once a well-meaning and privileged American, spied for Stalin during the 1930s and ’40s. A pawn in Stalin’s sinister master strategy, Field was kidnapped and tortured by the KGB and forced to testify against his own Communist comrades. How did an Ivy League-educated, US […]

Thursday, September, 15, 2016 Rosa Brooks book event

RSVP Photo: Shutterstock/Frontpage When September 15, 2016 12:15 pm – 1:45 pm Where New America 740 15th St NW #900 Washington, D.C. 20005 Once, war was a temporary state of affairs—a violent but brief interlude between times of peace. Today, America’s wars are everywhere and forever: our enemies change constantly and rarely wear uniforms, and virtually […]

INVITATION Is ISIS Winning?  Since January 2015, ISIS has lost 22 percent of its territory inside Iraq and Syria. Iraqi forces are moving toward re-taking Mosul, ISIS’s key remaining stronghold inside Iraq. Several top commanders have been killed, and defections have increased. According to U.S. officials, the number of ISIS fighters is at its lowest […]

Wednesday, September, 14, 2016 Laurence Wright book event, New America DC

The Terror Years From Al Qaeda to the Islamic State RSVP Photo: Kevin Yatarola When September 14, 2016 12:15 pm – 1:45 pm Where New America 740 15th St NW #900 Washington, D.C. 20005 Over the decade and a half since the 9/11 attacks al Qaeda has morphed and even spawned a rival terrorist organization, the […]

Wednesday, July, 27, 2016 The Aspen Security Forum 2016, Aspen, CO

The Aspen Security Forum 2016 Wednesday, July 27, 2016 – Saturday, July 30, 2016 Aspen, CO Homeland Security Program Register Here + Add to my Calendar The Aspen Security Forum is an annual summer gathering of top-level present and former government officials from all relevant national security agencies; industry leaders; leading thinkers; nationally noted print […]

The Future of the Army A Conversation with the Under Secretary of the Army RSVP Photo: Flickr/Under Secretary of the Army When July 8, 2016 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Where New America 740 15th St NW #900 Washington, D.C. 20005 War is experiencing a major inflection point. The future of warfare will be shaped […]

Fighting ISIS in the Information Space Government and Civil Society Perspectives RSVP Photo: oneinchpunch/Shutterstock When July 7, 2016 12:15 pm – 1:45 pm Where New America 740 15th St NW #900 Washington, D.C. 20005 Many ISIS fighters, sympathizers, recruits, recruiters, and “lone-wolf” attackers often have something in common: they have been radicalized online or have […]

ISIS Online: Countering Terrorist Radicalization & Recruitment On the Internet & Social Media Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations July 06, 2016 02:00PM Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, SD-342 Agenda The hearing will examine the threat posed by terrorist propaganda and U.S. government efforts to counter it, with a particular focus on the Islamic State of Iraq […]

Host Organization: Independent Petroleum Association of America Date: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 Location and Venue: Broadmoor 1 Lake Avenue Colorado Springs, CO 80906 Phone: (800) 634-7711  Fax: (719) 577-5700 Speech Topic: United States of Jihad

A Conversation with Gen. David H. Petraeus RSVP When June 20, 2016 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Where Civic Hall 156 Fifth Avenue, Second Floor New York, NY 10010 The War on Terror. ISIS and al-Qaeda. Cyber-warfare and the conflicts of the future. The United States’ national security portfolio is as complex as ever. What […]