Nov 16

Past Event

National Security at Home and Abroad

Event Materials



  • President Bush Has Lost Credibility on Iraq

    Martin Indyk: President Bush has lost credibility on the issue of Iraq.

    Martin S. Indyk

  • Peter W. Rodman

    Peter Rodman: The situation in Iraq is showing signs of improvement.

    Peter W. Rodman

  • Carlos Pascual

    Carlos Pascual: The next U.S. President will need to implement an aggressive agenda to meet a growing series of geopolitical challenges.

    Carlos Pascual


The morning after the Democratic presidential candidates faced off in a debate at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, the Brookings Institution and UNLV jointly hosted an Opportunity 08 forum featuring national foreign policy experts and political analysts.

Event Audio:

Download panel one audio » (mp3)
Download panel two audio » (mp3)

Co-sponsors of the event included the Las Vegas Sun, KLAS-TV, Vegas One, UNLV’s Hank Greenspun School of Journalism and Media Studies, UNLV Television, Consolidated Students of the University of Nevada (CSUN), and the Association of Students in Communications (ASC).

Event Agenda


November 16, 2007

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM EST

University of Nevada, Las Vegas

UNLV Student Union Theatre, Room 111


For More Information

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