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Was Roger Hollis a British patriot or Soviet spy?

IWP panel uses argument mapping to investigate

Publication Date: Tuesday, April 21, 2015

On Friday, April 10, former U.S. Navy Intelligence Officer and TIME magazine correspondent John Wilhelm moderated a panel discussion entitled "British Patriot or Soviet Spy? Clarifying A Major Cold War Mystery."  {read more}

CH (COL) William Godwin-Stremler discusses "Cultural Incompatibility: National Psyches as Keys to Ideological Conflict"

By Ryan Kelly

Publication Date: Tuesday, April 21, 2015

On Thursday, April 16, Chaplain (COL) William E. Godwin-Stremler gave a roundtable discussion of a paper he has been working on for his U.S. Army War College Fellowship at The Institute of World Politics.  His discussion was entitled "Cultural Incompatibility: National Psyches as Keys to Ideological Conflict."  {read more}

Former Revolutionary Guard turned Iranian dissident speaks to IWP class

Publication Date: Monday, April 20, 2015

On April 15, Mohson Sazagara, former Islamic Republic official and one of the original team of commanders of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps spoke to IWP students in Prof. Joshua Muravchik's class on the subject of "How Iran promotes the Islamic revolution abroad."  {read more}

Who will check the 'fact-checkers'?

By Mackubin Thomas Owens

Publication Date: Monday, April 20, 2015

A passage from my March 18 Commentary piece ("GOP senators simply cited Constitution") about the “Open Letter to the Leaders of the Islamic Republic of Iran” by Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., and 46 cosigners has been “fact checked” by an organization called PolitiFact and judged to be “mostly false” ("PolitiFact: Did Ted Kennedy secretly work to undercut the president?," April 12).  {read more}

Former CIA NCS Deputy Director John Sano discusses the intelligence workforce

By Bridget Brogan

Publication Date: Friday, April 17, 2015

On April 15, John R. Sano, former Deputy Director of the National Clandestine Service of the CIA and professor at The Institute of World Politics, gave a lecture on the topic of "A New Era of HUMINT: How the Intelligence Workforce Continues to Evolve."     {read more}