Past Events

Panel discusses “Digital Soft Power: The Frontline of Defense in the War Against Extremism” at IWP

By Greg Willey

Publication Date: Friday, October 31, 2014

On Wednesday, October 29, The Institute of World Politics hosted several extraordinary public service leaders as panelists for an event on the topic of "Digital Soft Power: The Frontline of Defense in the War Against Extremism."   {read more}

Prof. Ray Batvinis speaks about a burglary of the FBI on a Spy Museum panel

By Zoila Terrones and Haley Ashcom

Publication Date: Thursday, October 30, 2014

On October 27, IWP professor Dr. Raymond J. Batvinis was a panelist in an event co-sponsored by the International Spy Museum and The Institute of World Politics entitled "Breaking Good? The Burglary that Exposed the FBI's Secret Surveillance Program."  {read more}

Ben Freeth speaks about his fight for justice in Zimbabwe

Publication Date: Monday, October 27, 2014

Ben Freeth, MBE, Executive Director of the Mike Campbell Foundation, discussed his family's fight for justice in Zimbabwe at an event at The Institute of World Politics on October 24, 2014.  {read more}

Robert S. Anders discusses "Winning Paktika: Counterinsurgency in Afghanistan"

Publication Date: Thursday, October 23, 2014

Author Robert S. Anders, an alumnus of IWP's Frontiers program, discussed his book Winning Paktika: Counterinsurgency in Afghanistan at The Institute of World Politics on October 21, 2014.    {read more}

Director of Marine Corps Intelligence BGen Michael Groen speaks at IWP

Publication Date: Thursday, October 16, 2014

The Institute of World Politics was honored to welcome the Director of Marine Corps Intelligence, Brigadier General Michael S. Groen, for a lecture titled Marine Corps Intelligence and the “New Normal” on October 14, 2014.  This event was co-hosted by the Marine Corps Intelligence Association (MCIA, Inc.) and was introduced by Fritz Barth, IWP alumnus and President of MCIA, Inc.  {read more}

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}

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