EVENTS ARCHIVE

Wednesday, November, 10, 2010 Afghanistan is a Lost Cause NYU

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2010 AFGHANISTAN IS A LOST CAUSE WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2010 Reception:5:45 – 6:30PM Debate:6:45 – 8:30PM NYU Skirball Center 566 LaGuardia Place at Washington Square South New York, NY 10012 Tickets:$40 Buy Tickets Research In Depth About This Debate Has the surge in Afghanistan failed, and is it time for the U.S. […]

Thursday, October, 28, 2010 “The future of American involvement in Afghanistan.” NDN, 729 15th Street NW, 2nd Floor, Washington, D.C.

  October 28, 2009  NDN holds a discussion on “the future of American involvement in Afghanistan.” TIME:  7 p.m. LOCATION: NDN, 729 15th Street NW, 2nd Floor, Washington, D.C. CONTACT: Jessica Singleton, 202-842-7217, jsingleton@ndn.org PARTICIPANTS: Rep. Adam Smith, D-Wash.; and Peter Bergen, senior research fellow at the New America Foundation 

Afghanistan & Pakistan Insurgency: From Public Perceptions to Insurgent’s Grievances and Motivations   This event will bring together a distinguished panel of current USIP grantees to discuss motivations and grievances of the insurgents in Afghanistan and in Pakistan, feasibility and challenges of negotiations with Afghan insurgents, and the perceptions of Pakistani youth about the future […]

Thursday, October, 14, 2010 Civilian Casualties in Pakistan New America Foundation

Civilian Casualties in Pakistan The Strategic Importance for the US and Pakistan Please join the New America Foundation’s Counterterrorism Strategy Initiative for the launch of a new report by the Campaign for Innocent Victims in Conflict (CIVIC), “Civilians in Armed Conflict: Civilian Harm and Conflict in Northwest Pakistan.” Participants Featured Speaker Christopher Rogers Pakistan Field […]

CUTTING THE FUSE: MOVING BEYOND THE WAR ON TERROR TUESDAY, 12 OCTOBER 2010 8:30 am Registration – 5:00 PM Adjournment The Congressional Auditorium Visitor Center, U.S. Capitol RSVP to Clemons@NewAmerica.net   For those not in Washington, we hope to stream this event live at The Washington Note and make it available for later viewing.  There […]

Wednesday, October, 06, 2010 Hiding in Plain Sight The Threat From Unsecured Radiological Materials New America Foundation

Hiding in Plain SightThe Threat From Unsecured Radiological Materials Breakfast will be provided.Wednesday, October 6, 20108:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.The New America Foundation 1899 L St. NW, Suite 400 Washington, D.C. 20036   Featured Speaker The Hon. Jane Harman Chairperson, Subcommittee on Intelligence, Information Sharing, and Terrorism Risk Assessment Committee on Homeland Security U.S. House […]

The New America Foundation (NAF) holds a film screening and discussion on “Restrepo,” which follows American soldiers deployed in Afghanistan’s Korangal Valley between May 2007 and July 2008. TIME: 5 p.m. LOCATION: The New America Foundation, 1899 L Street NW, Suite 400, Washington, D.C. CONTACT: Kate Brown, 202-596-3365, brown@newamerica.net; communications@newamerica.net; PARTICIPANTS: Tim Heterington, director of […]

Monday, June, 28, 2010 Aspen Security Forum

See more news releases in: Aerospace & Defense, Homeland Security, Domestic Policy, Foreign Policy & International Affairs The Aspen Institute Announces 2010 Aspen Security Forum Speakers include Mike Mullen, Michael Leiter, and Michael Chertoff WASHINGTON, April 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Aspen Institute Homeland Security Program announces its first annual forum on homeland security and counterterrorism, […]

Wednesday, April, 14, 2010 Striking Remotely: Predator Drones Spy Museum, Washington DC

Striking Remotely: Predator Drones Wednesday, 14 April; 6:30 pm “The only game in town.” — Leon Panetta, CIA director, May 2009 Predator drones were initially developed for unmanned aerial reconnaissance. They are now the go-to weapon used against al-Qaeda and the Taliban for targeted assassinations in Pakistan and Afghanistan by the CIA. This controversial program […]

Monday, April, 12, 2010 Obama’s War Benedictine University, 5700 College Road, Lisle, IL , Lisle

  NewsCNN national security analyst presents “Obama’s War” at Benedictine 3/30/2010Phil Brozynski, Media Relations Manager (630) 829-6094 pbrozynski@ben.edu CNN national security analyst Peter Bergen, who produced Osama bin Laden’s first television interview during which he declared war against the United States, will present “Obama’s War: al-Qaeda, the Taliban and Afghanistan” at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, […]