Thoughts from IWP President Hon. James Anderson, Ph.D. may be found below. Speeches and writings from Dr. John Lenczowski’s tenure as President may also be found here.

Hon. James H. Anderson

Inaugural Address by Hon. James H. Anderson, Ph.D., President of IWP

Hon. James H. Anderson gave an inaugural address after a formal inauguration ceremony installing him as the second President of The Institute of World Politics. The inauguration ceremony took place on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C. Read more about the Inauguration Videos from the Inauguration

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John Lenczowski, Commencement

Letter to the Class of 2021 from the President

Dear Members of the Class of 2021: Congratulations on completing your course of study at IWP! As you go out into the world, armed with knowledge from your studies at the Institute, I would like to share a few thoughts. There are few people who have studied all the arts of statecraft and their integration…

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John Lenczowski Commencement

Letter to the Class of 2020 from the President

Dear Members of the Class of 2020,  Congratulations in advance on the completion of your graduate degrees! I wish that we could have been together this week to celebrate this tremendous achievement in person.   As you begin or continue in your professional careers, I hope that the lessons you learned at IWP will serve you well and make you…

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Our defense posture is weak, and not just because of the sequester

As we witness almost daily the deteriorating security situation in Iraq, where with sickening regularity, we learn reports of another 60 innocent people being killed by terrorist bombings, one is prompted to reflect about how our government establishes its priorities for the defense of our country.  Although the news from Afghanistan is not as disturbing,…

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IWP remembers the victims of 9/11/2001

The September 11 anniversary naturally prompts us to recall the events on that date in 2001. A dozen years having passed, the memories have faded of the horror inflicted on thousands of innocent people by fanatics who believe that killing innocents is moral and ideologically desirable.

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