Terrorism http://aspenpublicradio.org en Hurst Lecture Series: This We'll Defend -- The Army's Role in Defending the Nation Against Today's S http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/hurst-lecture-series-well-defend-armys-role-defending-nation-against-todays-s <p>Hurst Lecture Series: This We'll Defend -- The Army's Role in Defending the Nation Against Today's Security and Fiscal Challenges</p><p>Featuring US Army Chief of Staff, Gen. Raymond T. Odierno. Gen. Odierno has also served as the Commander of United States Joint Forces Command, Commanding General of the United States Forces – Iraq and as Assistant to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, where he was the primary military advisor to Secretaries of State Colin Powell and Condoleezza Rice. In 2009, he was the recipient of the Naval War College Distinguished Graduate Leadership Award. General Odierno will survey the foreboding global scene and explains how the Army can rise to meet the threats facing us, despite fewer troops and less money with moderator Wolf Blitzer, Host, “The Situation Room”, CNN.</p><p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:08:00 +0000 Rob St. Mary 22042 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Hurst Lecture Series: This We'll Defend -- The Army's Role in Defending the Nation Against Today's S CrossCurrents - Clark Kent Ervin & the Aspen Institute's Security Forum http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/crosscurrents-clark-kent-ervin-aspen-institutes-security-forum <p>Aspen Institute's Security Forum starts next week. Today on CrossCurrents, Clark Kent Ervin the Director of the Aspen Institute's Homeland Security Program.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>From his Aspen Institute Bio:</strong> Clark Kent Ervin is the Director of the Aspen Institute Homeland Security Program. He joined the Institute in 2005. Before doing so, he served as the first Inspector General of the United States Department of Homeland Security, from January, 2003 to December, 2004. Prior to his service at DHS, he served as the Inspector General of the United States Department of State and the Broadcasting Board of Governors, from August, 2001 to January, 2003. His service in the administration of President George W. Bush is preceded by his service as the Associate Director of Policy in the White House Office of National Service in the administration of President George H.W. Bush. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 21:27:00 +0000 Carolyne Heldman 21639 at http://aspenpublicradio.org CrossCurrents - Clark Kent Ervin & the Aspen Institute's Security Forum Bike Race Terrorism: Keep Cell Phone Handy http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/bike-race-terrorism-keep-cell-phone-handy <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In a week, more than a hundred residents of the Roaring Fork Valley will be standing at the ready for the USA Pro Challenge. Volunteers will be course officials, media helpers, and help with other logistics to help the cycling race go smoothly. It’s all been done before in previous editions of the race--but this year, volunteers for Aspen and </span>Snowmass<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Village are prepared to spot terrorists.&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">“Anyone can be a victim of terrorism, anytime, anywhere.”</span></p> Mon, 12 Aug 2013 06:03:32 +0000 Elise Thatcher 5871 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Bike Race Terrorism: Keep Cell Phone Handy McCloskey Speaker Series - The Implications of America’s Fiscal Health for Our Global Engagement http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/mccloskey-speaker-series-implications-america-s-fiscal-health-our-global-engagement <p>In collaboration with the Aspen Strategy Group and The Brookings Institution, this discussion will feature former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development Raj Shah, and other guests in a conversation moderated by Aspen Strategy Group Director Amb. Nicholas Burns.</p><p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 16:38:04 +0000 Rob St. Mary 5659 at http://aspenpublicradio.org McCloskey Speaker Series - The Implications of America’s Fiscal Health for Our Global Engagement CrossCurrents - Matthew G. Olsen http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/crosscurrents-matthew-g-olsen <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Interstate, 'Lucida Grande', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 300; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 22px; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); display: inline !important; float: none;">Matthew G. Olsen is Director of the National Counterterrorism Center and a featured speaker at last week's Aspen Security Forum.</span></p><p></p><p> Wed, 31 Jul 2013 21:25:00 +0000 Carolyne Heldman 5326 at http://aspenpublicradio.org CrossCurrents - Matthew G. Olsen