Living in Afghanistan, one former journalist saw how pervasive political corruption can lead to violent extremism. She calls for urgent action by the U.S., and a new approach to foreign policy. How corruption threatens global security.
Topic and guests to be announced
- David Kang associate professor,Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, Dartmouth College
- Graham Allison former assistant secretary of defense, professor of government at the Harvard University John F. Kennedy School of Government, and author of "Essence of Decision: Explaining the Cuban Missile Crisis."
- Peter Brookes senior fellow for national security affairs at the Heritage Foundation; former deputy assistant secretary of defense for Asian and Pacific affairs in the second Bush administration; author, "A Devil's Triangle: Terrorism, WMD and Rogue States."
- Selig Harrison director of the Asia Program at the Center for International Policy.
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