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After Bin Laden

By James Dohnert

Before Osama bin Laden was killed, America went through two presidents, got into three wars, and experienced the worst economic downturn since the great depression. And on a day herald as a good one by our president, some people may wonder what does the death of the most despised man in the Western World really mean? Does it mean the death of al Qaida? The end of ill will toward the United States? Or is it simply closure for a country that is still scarred by what happened on September 11th, 2001? Read more »

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Special Members-Only Teleconference: The Killing of Osama bin Laden

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The Killing of Osama bin Laden: Implications for the fight against terrorism

DATE: Mon, May 9, 2011 TIME: 12:00 PM Pacific Time Read more »

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Gloria Duffy on TV Tonight to Discuss Pakistan & the War on Terror

Commonwealth Club of California President and CEO Dr. Gloria Duffy will be on NBC Bay Area TV news tonight (May 18, 2011) at 7 p.m. to discuss Pakistan, how the raid to capture or kill Osama bin Laden was carried out, and what it means for the war on terrorism.

The program will air on Comcast cable channel 186.

Last week, Duffy led a special teleconference for Club members only, in which she and a terrorism expert discussed the bin Laden killing and its likely impact on American foreign policy and the fight against Islamic extremists.

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Today's Members-Only Teleconference: SOLVING THE ANTHRAX CASE

Today, June 29, 2011, at 12:00 noon Pacific Time, Commonwealth Club President and CEO Dr. Gloria Duffy will lead a free, Club members-only teleconference with Pulitzer Prize-winning Los Angeles Times writer David Willman. Read more »

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