Ann Wright

Ann Wright

Mary Ann Wright is a former United States Army colonel and retired U.S. State Department official, known for her outspoken opposition to the Iraq War. She received the State Department Award for Heroism in 1997, after helping to evacuate several thousand people during the civil war in Sierra Leone. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Ann Wright has nine videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2004 Rally as a Deputy Chief. The year with the most videos was 2007 with three videos as a Member for the Dissent in a Democracy. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2012 with an average of 3,228 views per program as an Official for the Department of State. Most appearances with Graylan Hagler (3), Cindy Sheehan (3), Eleanor Smeal (2). Most common tags: Iraq Occupation/Reconstruction (05/02/03-08/31/10), Iraq War (03/19/03-05/01/03.

Appearances by Title:Activist Videos: 1 Author Videos: 1 c. June 17, 2005 - Present Member, Dissent in a Democracy Videos: 3 c. October 5, 2004 - Present Deputy Chief, Afghanistan-America Foundation Videos: 1


Official, Department of State c. January 1, 1987 - c. March 19, 2003 Videos: 3

Recent Appearances

  • Rally Against Israeli Violence in Gaza

    Rally Against Israeli Violence in Gaza

    Protestors against Israeli actions in the Gaza Strip held a rally in Lafayette Park, across from the White House. Notable speakers…

  • Military Sexual Assault Litigation

    Military Sexual Assault Litigation

    A news conference was held to announce the filing of a military sexual assault lawsuit with the U.S. District Court in…

  • <em>Dissent: Voices of Conscience</em>

    Dissent: Voices of Conscience

    Ann Wright, co-author of Dissent: Voices of Conscience: Government Insiders Speak Out Against the War in Iraq, was joined by…

  • U.S. Policy in Iraq

    U.S. Policy in Iraq

    Ann Wright, a former U.S. Army colonel and State Department official, talked about turning into an activist against the war…

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