2,441Oct 9, 2009
Presidential Remarks on Nobel Peace Prize
President Obama spoke about winning the Nobel Peace Prize. He said he was both surprised and humbled by the award and characterized the prize as an “affirmation of aspirations held by ...
2,300Apr 21, 2010
Book Discussion on Will War Ever End?
Paul Chappell talked to students at American University about war and human nature. The class, which focuses on nonviolence, is the creation of Center for Teaching Peace founder and former ...
2,282Mar 21, 2010
Book Discussion on Endless War
Ralph Peters talks about his latest collection of articles on such subjects as the U.S. wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, the problems in the Middle East, and U.S.-Russia relations. He spoke in ...
2,047Jan 31, 2010
Role of Women in Peace Building
Jacqueline O’Neal talked about the role women play in peace building and security efforts in Muslim countries. She talked about the conference on Afghanistan in London earlier in the week ...
1,246Nov 9, 2005
Presidential Medal of Freedom
President Bush presented the nation’s highest civilian award, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, to honor 14 individuals for an especially meritorious contribution to the security or national ...
1,226Apr 25, 2012
After Words with Jay Nordlinger
Mr. Nordlinger presents the history of one of the world’s best known and most prestigious awards, the Nobel Peace Prize. In it, he shines a spotlight on Alfred Nobel, the ...
916Sep 4, 2012
After Words with Kofi Annan
The former U.N.Secretary-General recounts his time at the head of the international organization. He discusses his tenure and subsequent work in international relations with BBC America’s ...
757Aug 24, 2011
Martin Luther King Memorial Foundation Dinner, Part 2
The Martin Luther King National Memorial Foundation held a celebration dinner in anticipation of the August 28, 2011, unveiling of the memorial to Reverend King on the National Mall. Part Two ...
560May 23, 2008
Q&A with Colman McCarthy
Colman McCarthy talked about his career and experiences in education and teaching peace. He teaches peace studies at colleges and high schools in the Washington, D.C., area including Georgetown ...
530Nov 23, 1991
The New World Order
Several organizations hosted a “1960's-style speak-in” featuring Professor Chomsky. He spoke briefly and then conducted a question and answer period on international issues ...
465Jul 14, 1994
Book Discussion on All of One Peace: Essays on Non-Violence
Mr. McCarthy spoke about his new book All of One Peace: Essays on Non-Violence which outlines his views on being a pacifist in a military society. The book includes several ...
341Mar 3, 1991
U.S.-Iraq Cease-Fire Meeting
U.S. General Schwarzkopf and Saudi Lt. Gen. Sultan spoke to reporters after meeting with Iraqi military commanders to work out the details of the cease-fire in the Persian Gulf war ...
293Jul 16, 2012
Failed States Index
Susan Glasser discussed the anatomy and consequences of failed states, or countries that are unable to maintain a stable, sovereign government. Failed states bring consequences from a regional ...
287May 17, 1990
Book Discussion on Fighting for Peace
Caspar Weinberger discussed his book, Fighting For Peace: Seven Critical Years in the Pentagon, which chronicles his tenure as defense secretary for President Ronald Regan. He discussed ...
253Aug 9, 1999
Presidential Medal of Freedom
President Clinton awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to former President and Mrs. Carter
for the Camp David Accords and their work in the
fields of international peace, ...
249Oct 10, 2009
President Obama and the Nobel Peace Prize
Paul Williams talked about the history and politics behind the Nobel Peace Prize. He responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.
186Dec 10, 2005
Noble Peace Prize Ceremony
The program began with music by renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma. Then,
Mohamed El Baradei gave the Nobel lecture upon being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in a ceremony at Oslo City ...
166Jul 30, 2009
Strategy for Sudan
Witness testified on how to best promote both peace and justice in Darfur and support implementation of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA). The CPA is a peace treaty between North and South ...
122Sep 13, 2005
Traditional Islam: The Path to Peace
King Abdullah spoke about reclaiming moderate Islam through the Amman Message. Launched in November of 2004 by Jordan, the message articulates Islam’s essential social values: ...
91Jan 11, 2008
Situation in Sudan
A panel discussion was held on the continuation of violence in Sudan and violations of the Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA) by the National Congress Party.
The CPA, signed on ...
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