Past Events

David Satter assesses Russia's motivations in Ukraine conflict

Publication Date: Friday, October 3, 2014

As the crisis in Ukraine continues to dissolve into a bloody stalemate between Kiev and Russian-backed separatists, Russia expert David Satter examined the root causes of this escalating conflict and discussed the engagement within the context of post-Soviet political development in each respective country.   {read more}

Threat assessment expert Chuck Tobin speaks at IWP career event

Publication Date: Monday, September 22, 2014

On September 18, 2014, Chuck Tobin, President of AT-RISK International, gave a presentation entitled "Threat Assessments: Managing the Threat of Terrorism, Espionage and Violence," sponsored by the Career Services Office at The Institute of World Politics.  {read more}

US Constitution offers profound lessons for geopolitics, says Dr. Streusand

Publication Date: Friday, September 19, 2014

On September 17, 2014, adjunct professor Dr. Douglas E. Streusand delivered the sixth annual Constitution Day lecture at The Institute of World Politics.  {read more}

Paul Goble: Disinformation consists of lies with a bodyguard of truth

Publication Date: Thursday, September 18, 2014

In a lecture informed by numerous examples drawn from current affairs in eastern Europe, IWP adjunct professor Paul Goble discussed the nature of disinformation as explored in the work of the scholar Natalie Grant Wraga.  {read more}

Prof. Joshua Muravchik discusses his new book on the world’s perception of Israel

Publication Date: Friday, September 12, 2014

On September 10, 2014, The Institute of World Politics hosted Professor Joshua Muravchik, who discussed his recent book entitled Making David into Goliath: How the World Turned Against Israel.   {read more}

Panel discusses U.S. Rules of Engagement at IWP

Publication Date: Thursday, September 11, 2014

On September 5, 2014, attorney Kenneth A. Cohen gave a lecture discussing the U.S. Rules of Engagement. He argued that our current Rules of Engagement are resulting in a higher mortality rate of soldiers.  {read more}

Christine Fair discusses the Pakistan Army’s strategic culture at IWP

Publication Date: Wednesday, July 30, 2014

On Monday July 28, Dr. C. Christine Fair gave a lecture at The Institute of World Politics about her newly released book, Fighting to the End: The Pakistan Army's Way of War.  {read more}

Dennis Staszak discusses foreign counterintelligence investigations at IWP

Publication Date: Friday, July 18, 2014

On July 15, FBI veteran and IWP alumnus Dennis D. Staszak described how to conduct a foreign counterintelligence investigation in a guest lecture at The Institute of World Politics.  {read more}

Amb. Frank Lavin discusses current affairs in China

Publication Date: Thursday, July 10, 2014

Amb. Frank Lavin visited The Institute of World Politics on July 8, 2014 to discuss what may be the most important question in international relations in the 21st century: Where is China going?  {read more}

Prof. Raymond Batvinis discusses his new book on FBI counterespionage during WWII

Publication Date: Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Raymond J. Batvinis, Former Supervisory Special Agent at the FBI and professor at The Institute of World Politics, discussed his new book entitled Hoover's Secret War against Axis Spies: FBI Counterespionage during World War II on June 17 at IWP.  {read more}

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