11,178Mar 12, 2009
Presidential Remarks on Business
President Obama spoke to business executives and said that the current economic crisis was no excuse to postpone costly federal investments in health care, energy and other areas. He also said ...
4,607May 23, 2013
President Obama on Counterterrorism and U.S. Foreign Policy
President Obama spoke about a range of U.S. counterterrorism issues including controversial drone strikes, the Guantanamo Bay prison and detention of terrorist suspects, security at diplomatic ...
4,419Mar 12, 2009
White House Daily Briefing
Mr. Gibbs briefed reporters on a number of issues including economic stimulus and banking regulation legislation.
3,552Jun 2, 2004
The Pentagon's New Map: PowerPoint Presentation
In a PowerPoint presentation Professor Barnett talked about developing a global perspective that integrates political, economic and military elements in a model for the post-September 11 ...
2,963Aug 18, 2006
National Security Strategy
Mr. Barnett gave a PowerPoint presentation on national security strategy and military transformation to officers and analysts at the National Defense University. He talked about the ...
1,579Aug 16, 2011
Secretaries Clinton and Panetta on U.S. International Issues
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Defense Secretary Leon Panetta talked about U.S. international challenges. Topics included the federal budget, future operations in Afghanistan, ...
1,278Feb 7, 2014
South Sudan Cease Fire Agreement
Panelists talked about the violence that erupted in South Sudan in December 2013. Donald Booth, U.S. Special Envoy to Sudan and South Sudan, called the civil conflict in South Sudan ...
866Apr 3, 2013
Defense Department Strategic and Fiscal Challenges
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel talked about the impact on the military of prior fiscal year budget reductions and current year sequestration cuts. He also detailed the ongoing Strategic Choices ...
853Jul 19, 1993
Homosexuals in the Military Announcement
President Clinton announced a lifting of the ban against homosexuals
in the military that would allow homosexuals to serve in the military
if they remain celibate while serving. He ...
484Jan 28, 2008
Book Discussion on Our Own Worst Enemy
Randall Larsen talked about his book Our Own Worst Enemy: Asking the Right Questions About Security to Protect You, Your Family, and America, published by Grand Central Publishing. He ...
403Mar 12, 2009
Abraham Lincoln Hall Dedication Ceremony
President Obama spoke at the dedication of the Abraham Lincoln Hall at the National Defense University and unveiled a portrait of President Abraham Lincoln.
291Jul 30, 2010
Deterrence and U.S. Strategy Policy
Lieutenant General Frank Klotz spoke about issues related to nuclear, missile defense and homeland security issues. He also responded to questions from the audience.
174Apr 13, 2006
Book Discussion on Last in Their Class
Professor Robbins talked about his book, Last in Their Class: Custer, Pickett and the Goats of West Point, published by Encounter Books. The author described tales of cadets who ...
127May 23, 2013
Medea Benjamin Protest at Presidential Speech on Drones
Medea Benjamin was seen shouting at President Obama as she was being escorted from the room at the National Defense University after interrupting his speech about drone strikes several times.
125Mar 12, 2009
Economic Stimulus Conference Presidential Remarks
President Obama made remarks to state officials at the White House Recovery and Reinvestment Act Implementation Conference. In his remarks he responded to critics who claimed he was trying to ...
125Dec 9, 1999
Book Discussion on The Secret War Against Hanoi
Professor Schultz talked about his book The Secret War Against Hanoi: Kennedy and Johnson’s Use of Spies, Saboteurs, and Covert Warriors in North Vietnam, published by Harper ...
121May 8, 2000
Book Discussion on A War to be Won
Mr. Millett and Mr. Murray talked about their new book A War to be Won: Fighting the Second World War, published by Harvard University Press. They described World War II from ...
113Feb 18, 2010
Nonproliferation and Nuclear Security Agenda
Vice President Joe Biden spoke on the Obama administrations’s plans for implementing its nonproliferation and nuclear security agenda.
106Dec 6, 2002
American Patriot Award Ceremony
The American Patriot Award was presented to former President Bush for his service as commander-in-chief.
100Oct 25, 1988
Bill-Signing Ceremony for Veterans Administration
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