Friday, November 8, 2019

Espionage, the First Amendment and the Case against Julian Assange

On Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019, Gary will be discussing the pending extradition and trial of Julian Assange as part of the 'Professors and Pints' lecture series in Washington D.C.  The series invites Professors from local universities to speak outside the classroom on a wide-range of topics. 


Saturday, February 2, 2019

National Security vs. Press Freedom - March 13, 2019

On Wednesday, March 19th, 2019, Gary will be discussing the U.S. media, national security and the disclosure of classified information as part of the 'Professors and Pints' lecture series in Washington D.C.  The series invites Professors from local universities to speak outside the classroom on a wide-range of topics. 


Wednesday, September 19, 2018

National Counterintelligence and Security Center (NCSC) Speaker Series - "The Media and National Security"

On September 19, 2018, Gary was the guest lecturer for the National Counterintelligence and Security Center (NCSC) Speaker Series.  The lecture, held at NCSC Headquarters, Bethesda, MD, was also simulcast to Office of the Director of National Intelligence Headquarters, Tysons Corner, VA.
                                                             

Sunday, May 13, 2018

University of Texas adds 'Watchmen' to National Security course

The University of Texas joins several other universities; including Princeton, Harvard, Boston University and the University of Georgia by adding Watchmen to the syllabus for their LBJ School of Public Affairs course 'Intelligence and National Security Decision-making'.  


Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Boston University adds 'Watchmen' to International Relations course

Boston University joins several other universities; including Princeton, Harvard, and the University of Georgia by adding Watchmen to the syllabus for their International Relations course 'Intelligence and Democratic Society'.  


Thursday, May 21, 2015

2015 American Bar Association conference, "Government Surveillance and Privacy: Have We Reached a Tipping Point?"

On June 11th, 2015, Gary participated in the ABA conference, "Government Surveillance and Privacy: Have We Reached a Tipping Point?".  The conference, co-hosted by the ABA Committee on Law and National Security and the NY County Lawyers' Association was held in New York, NY.  Other presenters at the conference included Dana Priest, Washington Post Investigative Reporter, Jameel Jaffer, Director, ACLU's Center for Democracy, and Robert Litt, General Counsel, Office of the Director of National Intelligence. 


Friday, December 12, 2014

Thanking General Hayden (former Director, CIA and NSA)

Gary had the opportunity to present a signed copy of 'Watchmen' to General Michael Hayden, former Director of the Central Intelligence Agency and National Security Agency.  General Hayden provided a much-appreciated Foreword for the book, which reads in part, "I see powerful echoes of what I personally experienced as Director of NSA and CIA.  I only wish I had access to this fully developed intellectual framework and the courses of action it suggests while still in government."