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  • Elon Musk: Inventing the Future with the Los Angeles World Affairs Council

    On November 18, 2013, the Founder and CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, Elon Musk, was interviewed for the Los Angeles World Affairs Council at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza.

    To learn more about the Los Angeles World Affairs Council, visit: www.lawac.org
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LosAngelesWorldAffairsCouncil

    To read the transcript, please visit: http://www.lawac.org/speech-archive/pdf/1659.pdf
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  • Reza Aslan on the three things we know about Jesus

    2/5/2014 Author Reza Aslan talks to the Los Angeles World Affairs Council about the three things he says we know about the historical figure of Jesus – and the immense amount of information we have about the time he lived through.
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  • James Bamford NSA Expert and Author

    NSA Expert and Author James Bamford speaking to the Los Angeles World Affairs Council on February 4, 2015 about the NSA, America’s Secrets and Edward Snowden.

    To learn more about the Los Angeles World Affairs Council, visit: http://www.lawac.org/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LosAngelesWorldAffairsCouncil
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  • Ayaan Hirsi Ali – Muslims must renounce violence

    2/22/2007 Ayaan Hirsi Ali tells the Los Angeles World Affairs Council why Muslims must give up violence, as Christian radicals have learned to do
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  • Elon Musk on flying to Mars

    11/18/13 Elon Musk tells the Los Angeles World Affairs Council how humans could get to Mars, and live there under a transparent dome.
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  • Q & A with Zaza Urushadze and Ivo Felt on Estonia's Oscar Nominee "Tangerines"

    Following our screening of Tangerines, we were joined by Director Zaza Urushadze and Producer Ivo Felt for a Q & A, moderated by Los Angeles World Affairs Council President Terry McCarthy.

    This screening was part of the Los Angeles World Affairs Council Award-Season Foreign Film series.

    For more info on our screenings and events, visit www.lawac.org

    Song is Mandariinid Theme Written by: Niaz Diasamidze from the Tangerines Soundtrack
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  • Leslie Moonves, President and CEO of CBS Corporation

    Leslie Moonves, President and CEO of CBS Corporation, addressing the Los Angeles World Affairs Council on American and Global Entertainment.

    Event date: November 19, 2014.

    For more info: visit www.lawac.org
    962 Views
  • Rep. Ed Royce (R-CA 39th District) on ISIS, Iran, Russia and America’s Foreign Policy

    Congressman Ed Royce speaking to the Los Angeles World Affairs Council at the Sofitel Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA on September 23, 2014.

    To learn more about the Los Angeles World Affairs Council, visit: www.lawac.org
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LosAngelesWorldAffairsCouncil
    1356 Views
  • Elon Musk on self-driving cars

    11/18/13 Elon Musk talks to the Los Angeles World Affairs Council about Safety and Self-Driving Cars.
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  • Gen David Petraeus - whole government approach to counterterrorism

    9/3/2009 General David Petraeus tells the Los Angeles World Affairs Council how counterterrorism needs whole-of-government approach, not just Special Forces
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