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Thu July 11, 2013
Live Stream The National Conversation, Today At 12:00pm (ET)
Originally published on Thu July 11, 2013 11:57 am
Watch live today as Weekend Edition Sunday Host Rachel Martin moderates a discussion about the U.S.'s divided position on the Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) as part of The National Conversation series at the Wilson Center.
The law, which authorizes U.S. forces to act against terrorists post-9/11, is up for debate, and this afternoon, The National Conversation brings together a panel of experts from Congress, the U.S. military and the CIA to round out a lively discussion on the topic.
You can stream the event live, right here from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. (ET). The video will be also archived on this page following the event. Join the discussion on Twitter with @TheWilsonCenter.
Who's On Stage
Rachel Martin, NPR Host, Weekend Edition Sunday
U.S. Senator Bob Corker, Tennessee; ranking member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee
Sarah Chayes, Senior Associate in the Democracy and Rule of Law Program and the South Asia Program at the Carnegie Endowment; former Special Adviser to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Admiral Mike Mullen
Neal Katyal, professor, Georgetown University Law School and former Acting Solicitor General of the United States
Jane Harman, Director, President and CEO of The Wilson Center