Book Discussion on Open Target: Where America Is Vulnerable to Attack

Clark Kent Ervin talked about his book Open Target: Where America Is Vulnerable to Attack, published by Palgrave… read more

Clark Kent Ervin talked about his book Open Target: Where America Is Vulnerable to Attack, published by Palgrave Macmillan. Mr. Ervin, former inspector general of both the Department of Homeland Security and the State Department, explained why he thinks Americans are vulnerable to terrorist attacks despite changes in homeland security since September 11, 2001. He argued that the Bush administration’s concentration needs to be on accountability, accessing more funding, and attaining experienced leadership with expertise in the field of security. He outlined why America will remain an easy target if these recommendations are not implemented. After his presentation he answered audience members' questions. close

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Book Discussion on Open Target: Where America Is Vulnerable to Attack

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 13, 2006
Last Aired:
Sep 10, 2006

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  • May 13, 2006 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 15, 2006 | 7:20am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 20, 2006 | 4:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 10, 2006 | 11:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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