Speeches & Lectures

Professor Allen Guelzo illuminates President Abraham Lincolnís character

By Anshul Rajwanshi

Publication Date: Monday, February 12, 2018

On February 8, 2018, Professor Allen C. Guelzo, spoke at The Institute of World Politics regarding the statesmanship of the 16th President of the United States Abraham Lincoln. He discussed the criticisms of President Lincoln and defended the reputation of President Lincoln.    {read more}

Turner, Sorley, and Moyar Discuss the Mistakes in the Burns-Novick Vietnam War Documentary

By Anshul Rajwanshi

Publication Date: Monday, February 5, 2018

On Monday, January 23, 2018, three scholars of the Vietnam War came together at The Institute of World Politics to discuss the new documentary The Vietnam War by film directors Ken Burns and Lynn Novick.  {read more}

Dr. Anne Bradley Argues that Economic Freedom is Part of Fighting Terrorism

Publication Date: Monday, January 29, 2018

On Thursday, January 26, 2018, Dr. Anne Rathbone Bradley gave a lecture to The Institute of World Politics about economic freedom and how economic freedom can help in the effort against terrorism.   {read more}

Dr. Mackubin Owens gives Veterans Day lecture at IWP

Dr. Mackubin Owens, Academic Dean of the Institute of World Politics, gave a Veterans Day address on November 7, 2017.

Publication Date: Tuesday, November 7, 2017

What does America owe its veterans? Perhaps the best answer to this question came from a young woman in response to a review I had written of Karl Marlantes’s Vietnam War novel, Matterhorn.    {read more}

Leadership: Vision and Wisdom

Remarks by CH (LTC) Karen Meeker

Publication Date: Thursday, May 26, 2016

IWP US Army War College Fellow CH (LTC) Karen Meeker gave remarks on leadership at an open hosue for graduates and their guests on May 20, 2016.   {read more}

Remarks by Vice Chairman John Lovewell at IWP Commencement 2016

Publication Date: Wednesday, May 25, 2016

IWP Vice Chairman John Lovewell delivered the following remarks after being awareded a Doctorate of Laws Honoris Causa at The Institute of World Politics Commencement on May 21, 2016.  {read more}

Remarks by John Lenczowski at IWP Commencement

Publication Date: Wednesday, May 25, 2016

The following remarks were given by IWP Founder and President John Lenczowski at IWP's Commencement Ceremony on May 21, 2016.  {read more}

A Prayer for Graduates: Invocation by CH (LTC) Karen Meeker at IWP Commencement 2016

Publication Date: Wednesday, May 25, 2016

At the birth of this Nation, You called patriots who stepped up and stepped out in faith to establish this land as the home of the brave and free.  May it always be so.   {read more}

Dr. Marek Jan Chodakiewicz speaks on Islam and the Middle East

By Elizabeth Rodricks

Publication Date: Monday, April 25, 2016

Dr. Marek Jan Chodakiewicz, professor at The Institute of World Politics, gave a lecture on Islam on April 21 for Providence Magazine.  {read more}

Lincoln, the Presidency, and Prudence: Restoring the Union and Ending Slavery

By Mackubin Thomas Owens

Publication Date: Thursday, February 11, 2016

February 12, 2016 marks the 207th anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's birth. Although Lincoln is widely revered by the American people, that reverence is not universal.  {read more}

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