2011 National Summit: The 9/11 Decade - Rethinking American Power
The "9/11 Decade: How Everything Changed" summit brought together government decision-makers past and present, thought leaders and academic experts from the US, Australia and around the world to take stock of the first epoch of the new millennium, the 9/11 Decade. This session "Rethinking American Power" features Julie Bishop, Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Robert Kaplan, National Correspondent for The Atlantic Monthly, and Anatol Lieven, Professor of War Studies, King's College London, moderated by James Fallows, National Correspondent for The Atlantic Monthly.
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VIDEOS & INTERVIEWS
Disaster recovery expert Edward Blakely says changes in the way houses are built, especially a lack of underground shelters, are partly responsible for the death toll following the tornado in Oklahoma City.
Associate professor Brendon O'Connor previews Barack Obama's major defence speech, saying that the closing of Guantanamo Bay and the continued use of drone strikes are sure to be key issues.