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Conference on Whittaker Chambers' "Witness" - Panel: "Foreign Policy and Chambers: Is Witness' Message Relevant Today"

Elliott Abrams; Max Boot; Jay Nordlinger

About the Program

From a conference on the 60th anniversary of the publication of Whittaker Chambers' Witness a panel entitled "Foreign Policy and Chambers: Is Witness' Message Relevant Today."  The panelists include, Max Boot, senior fellow in National Security Studies, Council on Foreign Relations, Elliott Abrams, senior fellow for Middle Eastern Studies, Council on Foreign Relations, and Jay Nordlinger, senior editor, National Review.  The event is moderated by Charles Hill, diplomat in residence and lecturer in International Studies, Yale University.  The conference is held at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut.

About the Authors

Max Boot

Max Boot is the author of several books, including The Savage Wars of Peace: Small Wars and the Rise of American Power.  He is a senior fellow in National Security Studies at the Council On Foreign Relations.  For more information, visit maxboot.net.

Elliott Abrams

Elliott Abrams is a senior fellow for Middle Eastern Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations.  He served as a special assistant to President George W. Bush and senior director of the National Security Council for Near East and North African affairs from 2002-2005.

Jay Nordlinger

Jay Nordlinger is the author of Peace, They Say: A History of the Nobel Peace Prize, the Most Famous and Controversial Prize in the World. He is a senior editor of National Review. 

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Conference on Whittaker Chambers' "Witness" - Panel: "Foreign Policy and Chambers: Is Witness' Message Relevant Today"

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