Michael A. Ledeen

Michael A. Ledeen

Michael Arthur Ledeen is an American historian, philosopher, neoconservative foreign policy analyst, and writer. He is a former consultant to the United States National Security Council, the United States Department of State, and the United States Department of Defense. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Michael A. Ledeen has 28 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1987 Call-In as a Consultant for the National Security of the White House. The year with the most videos was 1996 with three videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2016 with an average of 1,603 views per program. Most appearances with Clifford D. May (4), Newt Gingrich (2), James Woolsey (2). Most common tags: Terrorism, Iran, Tocqueville.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2010 - Present Scholar, Foundation for Defense of Democracies Videos: 5 c. January 1, 2004 - Present Scholar, Freedom Chair, American Enterprise Institute Videos: 5 c. December 31, 1998 - Present Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute Videos: 10


Consultant, National Security, White House c. January 1, 1981 - c. May 30, 1989 Videos: 4 Scholar, American Enterprise Institute c. February 18, 1997 - c. May 12, 1997 Videos: 1 Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute c. September 4, 1996 - c. February 18, 1997 Videos: 2 President, Intercollegiate Studies Institute c. May 30, 1989 - c. April 27, 1991 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • <em>The Field of Fight</em>

    The Field of Fight

    Lieutenant General Michael Flynn and Michael Ledeen talked about their book, The Field of Fight: How We Can Win the Global…

  • Reform in Iran

    Reform in Iran

    Panelists talked about prospects for reform in Iran under President Hassan Rouhani, including changes in political policies, economic…

  • Middle East Security Concerns

    Middle East Security Concerns

    Panelists discussed the growing security challenges in the Middle East, including Syria’s civil war, a constitutional crisis in Egypt,…

  • U.S. Cybersecurity Policy

    U.S. Cybersecurity Policy

    Representative Pete Hoekstra spoke on his time on the House Select Intelligence Committee and the committee’s approach to…

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