Old Lesson for New Wars: Counterintelligence at the Roots of Provocation and Terror
Dr. Dziak is co-founder and President of Dziak Group, a consulting firm in the fields of intelligence, counterintelligence, and technology transfer. He is a Distinguished Fellow in Intelligence Studies at the American Foreign Policy Council and also is a Senior Fellow at the International Assessment Strategy Center.
Patrick Clawson: Will the Islamic Republic Last Long Enough to Get a Nuclear Bomb?
Patrick Clawson is Morningstar senior fellow and director of research at the Washington Institute, where he directs the Iran Security Initiative, a flagship program focused on assessing the many points of challenge Iran poses to U.S. and Western interest across the Middle East.
The Terrorist Argument: Modern Advocacy and Propaganda
Propaganda used by terrorists and armed groups is not always the most sophisticated or nuanced form of rhetoric, but with the right mix of emotion and logic it can be extremely effective in motivating supporters and frightening opponents. This talk examines how terrorist groups use propaganda and have adapted to new communication technology.