American Power & the Crisis Over Iraq

photo courtesy Ron Cogswell, Creative Commons Attribution license
photo courtesy Ron Cogswell,
Creative Commons Attribution license

The Los Angeles Times, The Los Angeles Institute for the Humanities and UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism hosted a debate on the Iraq crisis. It featured Michael Ignatieff, Harvard Professor of Human Rights Policy; Christopher Hitchens, author and contributing editor to Vanity Fair; Mark Danner, staff writer at the New Yorker; and syndicated columnist Robert Scheer.

Saturday, March 15, 7pm
The Wiltern
3790 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles

The debate aired multiple times on CSPAN (the video can be purchased here) and also on KCRW (89.9FM) Monday, March 17, 2 – 4 pm.

Co-sponsors include the Norman Lear Center, New York Review of Books, UCLA International Institute, New York Institute for the Humanities, Open Society Institute, The Nation, and the LACMA Institute for Art & Cultures.