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Ahmed Rashid: Descent into Chaos: U.S. Failures in Central Asia, and What Needs to Be Done (3/11/2009)

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Ahmed Rashid, Pakistani Journalist and Writer; Author, Descent into Chaos: U.S. Policy and the Failure of Nation Building in Afghanistan, Pakistan and Central Asia Read more »

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David Sanger: Obama Encounters the World (2/25/2009)

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David Sanger, Chief Washington Correspondent, The New York Times; Author, The Inheritance
In conversation with Dr. Gloria Duffy, President and CEO, The Commonwealth Club Read more »

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Peter Greenberg: What the Airlines, Hotels and Cruise Lines Won't Tell You (12/9/2008)

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Peter Greenberg, Author, Don't Go There! The Travel Detective's Essential Guide to the Must-Miss Places of the World Read more »

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Steve Fainaru: Mercenaries: Iraq’s Parallel Army (11/20/2008)

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Steve Fainaru, Reporter, The Washington Post; Author, Big Boy Rules: In the Company of America’s Mercenaries Read more »

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Robert Baer: Iran’s Grip on America’s Future (11/5/2008)

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Robert Baer, Former CIA Operative; Author, Sleeping with the Devil and See No Evil Read more »

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Sumbul Ali-Karamali: The Muslim Next Door (10/30/2008)

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Sumbul Ali-Karamali, Attorney; Author, The Muslim Next Door: The Qur'an, the Media and that Veil Thing

Ali-Karamali, self-described as “a Californian by upbringing, corporate lawyer by training, Stanford educated mum with degrees in English and Islamic Law,” presents a fresh perspective on Muslim beliefs and customs, and discusses the status and role of women in Muslim cultures. Read more »

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Meet Human Rights Activists Bo Kyi and Umida Niazova (11/20/2008)

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Bo Kyi, Co-founder, Burma’s Association for Assistance of Political Prisoners
Umida Niazova, Uzbek Journalist Read more »

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India: On the Road Toward Superpower?

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India: On the Road Toward Superpower?

Sabeer Bhatia, Co-founder, Hotmail and Arzoo.com; Entrepreneur
Rafiq Dossani, Ph.D., Senior Research Scholar; Executive Director, South Asia Initiative
Kanwal Rekhi, Managing Director, Inventus Capital Partners; Venture Capitalist; Philanthropist
Ananya Roy, Ph.D., Associate Dean of Academic Affairs International & Area Studies, UC Berkeley Read more »

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Offshore Oil: Drilling Ourselves into the Next Generation or an Environmental Catastrophe? (11/13/2008)

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Offshore Oil: Drilling Ourselves into the Next Generation or an Environmental Catastrophe?

Joe Sparano, President, Western States Petroleum Association
Michael Brune, CEO, Rainforest Action Network
Randall Luthi, Director, Minerals Management Service
Peter Schwartz, President, Global Business Network
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Neil Joeck, Senior Fellow, Center for Global Security Research, Lawrence Livermore National Labs. The U.S. and Pakistan: Next Steps for Troubled Friends

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The U.S. and Pakistan: Next Steps for Troubled Friends
 

Neil Joeck, Senior Fellow, Center for Global Security Research, Lawrence Livermore National Labs Read more »

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