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  • Sen. John McCain: US is the indispensable nation

    3/20/14 Senator John McCain tells the Los Angeles World Affairs Council the US is “the indispensable nation” and ‘if we don’t lead, who will?”
    138 Views
  • Senator John McCain on America's Role in the World

    Senator John McCain addresses the Los Angeles World Affairs Council, on America's Role in the World.

    To learn more about the Los Angeles World Affairs Council, visit: www.lawac.org
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LosAngelesWorldAffairsCouncil
    365 Views
  • Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker: US - Latin American Business Growth

    Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker addressing the Los Angeles World Affairs Council on January 9, 2014 on US - Latin American Business Growth

    To learn more about the Los Angeles World Affairs Council, visit: www.lawac.org
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LosAngelesWorldAffairsCouncil
    776 Views
  • Samba Ending Q&A

    Q & A with Samba lead actor Omar Sy, moderated by LAWAC President and CEO Terry McCarthy

    Official trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-tqzwbjy0WQ

    To learn more about our upcoming screenings and events, visit www.lawac.org.

    Song is "To Know You is to Love You" by Syreeta, from the Samba Soundtrack.
    630 Views
  • Cai Wu – China needs to open to the world

    7/2/14 Chinese Minister of Culture Cai Wu tells the Los Angeles World Affairs Council why China needs to open to the world, and how China has been open to imported cultures in the past.
    668 Views
  • Tony Blair – global terrorism “not our fault”

    Tony Blair tells the Los Angeles World Affairs Council that Islamic terrorism is not “our fault” and aims to prevent democracy developing in the Middle East.
    123 Views
  • Martin Luther King on Selma and black voting registration

    2/26/1965 Dr Martin Luther King Jnr tells the Los Angeles World Affairs Council about the disparities in voter registration in the South, and the barriers put up to prevent blacks from registering
    232 Views
  • Joe Cirincione: “Pakistan is the Most Dangerous Country on Earth”

    3/3/15 Joe Cirincione, President of Ploughshares Fund, tells the Los Angeles World Affairs Council why he thinks Pakistan’s nuclear weapons and its domestic instability make it “the most dangerous country on earth.”
    762 Views
  • Peter Diamandis – Flying Stephen Hawking into zero-G

    2/12/15 Peter Diamandis of X Prize tells the Los Angeles World Affairs Council about flying high altitude loops with Stephen Hawking so that the renowned physicist could experience zero gravity.
    163 Views
  • JPL’s Ed Stone on life on other planets

    1/21/15 Former JPL Director Dr Ed Stone tells the Los Angeles World Affairs Council why he thinks there is life on other planets – even life on planets in our Solar System.
    1056 Views

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