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IWP Chancellor R. James Woolsey discusses ISIS amid Mideast turmoil

By Samantha Perez

Publication Date: Friday, April 29, 2016

On Thursday, April 14, IWP Chancellor Ambassador R. James Woolsey was a guest on Fox News, where he discussed whether the increased movement of ISIS fighters into Libya suggests that the United States now has some momentum against ISIS forces.   {read more}

Stephen Knott speaks about espionage, kidnapping, and spycraft at America's founding

By Sean Copeland

Publication Date: Wednesday, April 27, 2016

On April 13, 2016 at The Institute of World Politics campus, Stephen F. Knott, Professor of National Security Affairs at the Naval War College, spoke about spy techniques used by the American founding fathers in a lecture titled "Espionage, Kidnapping, and the Dark Art of Spycraft at America's Founding."   {read more}

IWP hosts student from Brussels Diplomatic Academy for six weeks

By Therese Gratia

Publication Date: Tuesday, April 26, 2016

In honor of a newly instated exchange program with the Brussels Diplomatic Academy (BDA), IWP hosted its first Belgian exchange student this semester-Lizzy van hoof.   {read more}

A former DIA director speaks at IWP about change and strategic challenges in intelligence

Publication Date: Tuesday, April 26, 2016

On Monday April 18th, retired general and former director of the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), Harry E. Soyster, presented on his experiences over a career spent in the fields of military service and intelligence work. The title of his lecture, "Strategic Intelligence During Times of Accelerated Global Changes," represented the two core themes of his lecture: namely, that change arises from within an institution or from outside it, and that the two processes often operate in tandem, producing effects that can be both variable, dangerous, and, at the same time, potentially helpful.   {read more}

Dr. Gorka comments on how to defeat the global jihadi movement

By by Justin Parker

Publication Date: Tuesday, April 26, 2016

On April 25th, IWP professor Sebastian Gorka, Ph.D. spoke at the Heritage Foundation on strategies and messages for defeating ISIS.  {read more}