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  • US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin

    US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin spoke to LAWAC on February 26, 2018 about the economy, Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and more.
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  • Dr. William J. Perry on "Nuclear Threats in a Chaotic World"

    Dr. William J. Perry was the 19th U.S. Secretary of Defense. He spoke to a LAWAC dinner about why nuclear threats are greater today than they were during the Cold War. To learn more about Dr. Perry visit www.wjperryproject.org.
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  • Brian Jenkins on the Evolution of Terrorism

    Brian Jenkins, senior adviser to the President of Rand Corporation and expert on counterterrorism, in conversation with Terry McCarthy, President of the Los Angeles World Affairs Council.

    To learn more about the Los Angeles World Affairs Council, visit: www.lawac.org
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  • Treasury Sec Geithner- act quickly and forcefully in financial crisis

    7/31/2012 Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner talks to the Los Angeles World Affairs Council about the lessons learned from 2008 financial crisis: act quickly and forcefully – or see the economy shrink from under your feet
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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/
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  • Virunga Screening with Director Orlando von Einsiedel and Joanna Natasegara Q&A

    The LA World Affairs Council screened the remarkable Oscar-nominated documentary Virunga on Thursday, Jan. 22nd. Council President Terry McCarthy asks Director Orlando von Einsiedel "Explicit threats were made to the rangers . . . were you scared about becoming involved [in the dispute between oil company SOCO and the national park], using covert footage?"

    To learn more about our Foreign Film Series, visit www.lawac.org
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  • 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
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