The Outlaw Sea: A World of Freedom, Chaos, and Crime

William Langewiesche talked about his book The Outlaw Sea: A World of Freedom, Chaos, and Crime, published by Farrar, Straus, and Giroux.… read more

William Langewiesche talked about his book The Outlaw Sea: A World of Freedom, Chaos, and Crime, published by Farrar, Straus, and Giroux. In his book he argues that the lack of security in the shipping industry is a possible breeding ground for terrorism. Mr. Langewiesche explained that the failure to police the sea will result in overwhelming pollution and other tragedies similar to the 1994 sinking of the Swedish passenger ferry Estonia, which killed 852 people in the Baltic Sea. After his presentation, Mr. Unger briefly interviewed Mr. Langewiesche before the author responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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The Outlaw Sea: A World of Freedom, Chaos, and Crime

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Program ID:
188821-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
First Aired:
Sep 10, 2005 | 9:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jan 02, 2006 | 3:59am EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Sep 10, 2005 | 9:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 11, 2005 | 10:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 02, 2005 | 7:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 02, 2006 | 3:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
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