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Ambassador Wilcox
Here is a link to a paper written by Ambassador Wilcox discussing the War on Terrorism
: http://www.afsa.org/fsj/sept04/Wilcox.pdf

Great Decisions TV schedule on KWSU
The Great Decisons program is part of the World Affairs Council of America and the Foreign Policy Association. KWSU televsises the series in February and March.
: http://kwsu.publictelevision.org/stations/kwsu/schedules/seriessched.asp?s=KWSU&n=7607&t=12&c=1&p=1

A History of Shia Faith and Politics
The United States is immersed more deeply than ever in the Muslim world's sectarian divide. A five-part series explores the split between Shia and Sunnis, from its origins shortly after the death of Muhammed in the seventh century to the modern-day upheaval in Iraq.
: http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=7346199

A Seven-Part Series Traces the Israeli-Palestinian Dispute
NPR News is presenting this special series on the roots of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict to bring context and perspective to the story, and to help listeners understand the complex situation in the Mideast, the history, and the consequences of the confrontation.
: http://www.npr.org/news/specials/mideast/history/

Repeating History in Iraq? The letters of Gertrude Bell
Among the British nationals who helped establish Iraq was Gertrude Bell. In letters home, Bell made detailed observations about the new country and its people. Today, U.S. and British leaders are finding new value in her insights. Her letters are circulated at the Pentagon.
: http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=1896780

The Middle East and the West 1098-2004
Mike Shuster examines the history of Western involvement in the Middle East from the Crusades to Iraq.
: http://www.npr.org/news/specials/mideast/the_west/

Publication discounts
As a member you are eligible for discounts to many publications. This includes the Economist, New York Times, International Herald Tribune, Foreign Affairs, National Geogrphic, Saudi Aramco World, World Policy Journal, plus books from the Council on Foreign Relations, Center for Strategic and International Sudies and The Brookings Institute.
: http://user688038.wx13.registeredsite.com/member%20publication%20discounts.htm

Women for Afghan women
A web site recommended by Speaker Ann Jones about women in Afghanistan.
: http://www.womenforafghanwomen.org


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