The National Security State is Devouring Our Democracy with Lawrence Wilkerson

Lawrence Wilkerson is the Distinguished Visiting Professor of Government and Public Policy at the nation’s oldest public university, The College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia, where he has taught for the past fifteen years. Previously, while serving in the US Army for 31 years, he also taught at the Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island and the Marine Corps War College in Quantico, Virginia. Positions he has held outside teaching include in the military, special assistant to General Colin L. Powell when the General was chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and, in civilian life, chief of staff to Powell when he served as U.S. Secretary of State. Wilkerson is also a 2019-2020 non-resident fellow of the Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft. 

Co-sponsored with the Peter S. Kalikow Center for the Study of the American Presidency and the International Scene Lecture Series

Date: Thursday, October 15, 2020

Time: 11:10 a.m.-12:35 p.m.

Location: online; Advance registration required

Please RSVP using the RSVP for this Event link. Registrants will be sent an event link to attend prior to the event. 

Free and open to the public.



Thursday, October 15, 2020



Hofstra University Virtual Event
Offered online
Hempstead, NY 11549-1000


Hofstra Cultural Center

Phone: 516-463-5669
Website: Click to Visit

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