418Oct 28, 2012
Syria: The Fall of the House of Assad
Trinity University professor David Lesch talked about his book, Syria: The Fall of the House of Assad, in which he examined Syria’s history and Bashar al-Assad’s regime. He ...
667Oct 25, 2012
North Africa and Middle East Unrest
Panelists talked about issues of importance to American and Arab relations. The first panel concentrated on Syria and the opposition to Assad’s government. The second panel was on ...
2,874Sep 24, 2012
Future of Syria
David Lesch talked about the future of Syria and its President Assad, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communication. Topics included Syrian opposition groups, U.S. policy ...
1,276Sep 20, 2012
Book Discussion on Syria: The Fall of the House of Assad
Author David Lesch talked about his book, Syria: The Fall of the House of Assad. Among the topics were the rise of Bashar al-Assad in Syria, the faith that many in the West had that he would ...
101Jan 12, 2004
Middle East Crisis and the Johnson Administration
As part of the International Conference on 1967 Arab-Israeli War, the panelists looked at the way President Lyndon Johnson’s administration dealt with the Arab-Israeli conflict. Topics ...