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Bing West

Francis J. "Bing" West is an author and former Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs during the Reagan Administration. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Bing West has 18 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2003 Forum. The year with the most videos was 2005 with three videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2014 with an average of 1,044 views per program. Most appearances with Robb Harleston (3), Paul Orgel (2). Most common tags: Iraq Occupation/Reconstruction (05/02/03-08/31/10), Afghanistan, Iraq War (03/19/03-05/01/03.

Appearances by Title:c. May 24, 2005 - Present Correspondent, [Atlantic, The] Videos: 3


Assistant Secretary, International Security Affairs, Department of Defense c. January 31, 1981 - c. December 31, 1983 Videos: 15

Recent Appearances

  • In Depth with Bing West

    In Depth with Bing West

    Author and military strategist Bing West spoke about his life and career. The former assistant secretary of defense. former…

  • U.S. Military Leadership in Afghanistan

    U.S. Military Leadership in Afghanistan

    Military Analyst Bing West talked about his National Review article, “The Last Field Commander,” and he responded to telephone calls and…

  • Afghanistan, Pakistan, and al-Qaida

    Afghanistan, Pakistan, and al-Qaida

    Panelists discussed the situation in Pakistan, the Afghanistan War, and al-Qaida. Among the topics they addressed were regional security…

  • <em>The Wrong War</em>

    The Wrong War

    Bing West argues that a reliance on counterinsurgency strategy has led the U.S. astray in Afghanistan and says that we need…

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