Digital Library

  • 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
    264 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
    680 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.
    591 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.
    572 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.
    75 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
    212 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.”
    730 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.
    68 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.
    956 Views
  • General Stanley McChrystal on Leadership

    3/16/14 General Stanley McChrystal talks to the Los Angeles World Affairs Council on leadership – how the US Special Forces decentralized decision-making while centralizing information.
    132 Views

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