Thom Shanker
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Thom Shanker

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Thom Shanker is an Assistant Editor for Washington, DC in the New York Times with 14 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1990 Forum as a Bureau Chief for Moscow in the Chicago Tribune. The year with the most videos was 2011 with four videos as a Correspondent for Pentagon in the New York Times. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 646 views per program. Most appearances with Eric P. Schmitt (2). Most common tags: Terrorism, Journalism, Afghanistan.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2014 - Present Assistant Editor, Washington, DC, [New York Times] Videos: 2


Correspondent, Pentagon, [New York Times] c. May 1, 2001 - c. December 31, 2014 Videos: 9 Assistant Editor, Washington Bureau, [New York Times] c. June 1, 1997 - c. May 1, 2001 Videos: 1 Editor, Foreign Affairs, [Chicago Tribune] c. - c. June 1, 1997 Videos: 1 Bureau Chief, Moscow, [Chicago Tribune] c. January 1, 1985 - c. January 1, 1988 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • Homeland Security and Terrorist Threats

    Homeland Security and Terrorist Threats

    Panelists, including former Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff, discussed how the U.S. could prepare for possible…

  • Global Threats to U.S. Security

    Global Threats to U.S. Security

    Admiral Cecil Haney, commander of the U.S. Strategic Command, talked about the role of strategic deterrence in the 21st century. Topics…

  • Wartime Press

    Wartime Press

    Panelists talked about the evolution of the American wartime press from the Civil War to the present. They spoke about the…

  • U.S. Strategy Against al-Qaeda

    U.S. Strategy Against al-Qaeda

    Eric Schmitt and Thom Shanker talked about their new book, [Counter Strike}, on how the U.S. has engaged in the global fight…

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