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Info/invitation to event in NYC

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For those of you residing in the New York area, you're invited to attend the following conference on in which I'll be one of the three speakers:

The Donald & Paula Smith Family Foundation
Presents a debate:


Responding to Anti-Americanism in the Arab World:
Have We Been Effective Since 9/11?

Featuring
David Frum
American Enterprise Institute
Author: An End to Evil
-And-
The Right Man

Craig Charney
President, Charney Research
Award winning Pollster of Arab Attitudes

Leon T. Hadar
Cato Institute
Author: Sandstorm: Policy Failure in the Middle East



Over the five years since 9/11, American foreign policy, security policy, and psychology have been reshaped to address Arab anger and the terrorism that can result from it. On 9/11 what most of the world saw as a horrific act of brutality, many in the Arab streets saw as a success. While currently the Iraq war overshadows all, the Administration has also aggressively sought to engage the Arab world and convince it that America is not the …