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    Book Discussion on The AIG Story

    Maurice Greenberg, former CEO of American International Group, Inc. (AIG), talked about his book, The AIG Story, in which he chronicles the rise and fall of the international insurance…

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    After Words with Ayaan Hirsi Ali

    Ayaan Hirsi Ali talked about Nomad, her memoir about coming to the United States and the life she left behind. In this follow-up to her bestselling Infidel, Ms.Ali also discusses how…

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    The Spread of Pop Culture and U.S. Interests

    Journalists and scholars discussed U.S. popular culture in a forum entitled, “Does the Spread of American Popular Culture Advance American Interests?” during a symposium on…

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    Conservative Political Action Conference 2014 Ukraine Panel

    Former Undersecretary of State Paula Dobriansky talked about the events leading up to the current crisis with Russia intervention in Ukraine and the occupation of Crimea. She moderated…

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    International Security Panel

    Panelists discussed the global perception of Europe and America’s power and leadership in world as well as advances in military and defense technology. Topics included foreign…

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    National Security Issues in 2013

    Former George W. Bush national security adviser Stephen Hadley talks about national security issues in 2013. He argued that getting America’s fiscal house in order should be our top…

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    Women on War and Peace

    Officials from the Bush and Obama administrations talked about being a woman in the national security field. Michele Flournoy focused on the Obama administration’s Afghanistan…

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    International Women's Day

    The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) held a ceremony in honor of International Women’s Day in the Atrium Hall of the Ronald Reagan Building.

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    Summit on Afghan Reconstruction

    Participants in a second annual summit on Afghanistan talked about the status of reconstruction efforts in the country. Among the topics addressed were the development of…

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    El Salvador

    Testimony was heard jointly by the Western Hemisphere Affairs and the Human Rights and International Organization subcommittees.

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    The Future of Democracy in Russia

    Panelists discussed the transition to democracy in Russia. They said that there were serious problems with corruption and financial reform. They also talked about the…

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    Democracy and Human Rights

    Participants debated strategies for the promotion of global democracy, international human rights issues, and current U.S. foreign policy. They also talked about public diplomacy under…

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    U.S. Policy Toward Africa

    Secretary Powell talked about the African Growth and Opportunity Act. He also described his recent visit to Sudan where he met United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan to talk about…

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    AIDS and U.S.-France Africa Policy

    Participants talked about international responses to AIDS in Africa and how U.S. and French foreign policy shaped these responses. Among the issues they addressed were the severity of…

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    International Drug Trafficking Report

    Undersecretary Dobransky announced the release of the 2005 International Narcotics Control Strategy Report, explaining that its purpose is to measure the progress governments abroad have…

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    Human Rights Report

    Condoleezza Rice gave opening remarks on the release of the State Department’s 2005 Country Reports on Human Rights. Under Secretary Paula Dobriansky and Assistant Secretary for…

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    Business Investment and Development

    President Karzai, officials and others talked about economic development and business investment in Afghanistan. They also talked about the status of reconstruction efforts in the…

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    International Climate Change Issues

    Witnesses testified about proposed legislation incorporating a clean technology solution for a U.S.-international climate change approach. Among the topics they addressed were trade…

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    Human Rights and Democracy Report

    Barry Lowenkron talked about the human rights report mandated by Congress which found that the United States globally supported human rights and democracy through its actions over the past…

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    2006 Annual Report on Human Rights

    Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice released the State Department’s 2006 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices. Under Secretary Dobriansky and Assistant Secretary Lowenkron…

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