Washington Ideas Forum - Spetember 29-October 1, 2010
Bill Bratton: What Beat Cops Can Teach Counterterrorists

Bill Bratton: What Beat Cops Can Teach Counterterrorists

The one-time top cop in New York and Los Angeles on why homeland security is hometown security

Bob Bennett, Washington's Super-Lawyer, Shares His Stories The Atlantic

Bob Bennett, Washington's Super-Lawyer, Shares His Stories

The Beltway veteran opens up about his defense of Bill Clinton during the Paula Jones case

Nassim Taleb: Don't Listen to Geithner or Krugman Wikimedia Commons

Nassim Taleb: Don't Listen to Geithner or Krugman

The author of "The Black Swan," book about risk and probability theory, said failure to predict the crash of 2008 has discredited the treasury secretary and other leading voices

Geithner: A GOP Congress Can Support Obama's Policies Getty Images

Geithner: A GOP Congress Can Support Obama's Policies

The treasury secretary cited TARP as a bipartisan achievement and said inaction now on the economy will cost the U.S. greatly later

Arne Duncan: Education Documentary Is a 'Rosa Parks Moment'

Arne Duncan: Education Documentary Is a 'Rosa Parks Moment'

The education secretary says "Waiting for Superman" is a shocking wake-up call to reform the nation's schools

Carlyle Group's Rubenstein: How to Address Emerging Markets Wikimedia Commons

Carlyle Group's Rubenstein: How to Address Emerging Markets

Failure to meet the challenge of foreign countries will doom the next generation to a lower standard of living than exists today

Obama Adviser: 'We Cannot Wait for Superman' to Save Education Change.gov

Obama Adviser: 'We Cannot Wait for Superman' to Save Education

On health care, energy, tobacco, and education, Melody Barnes says Obama policies have been "transformative."

Craig Newmark: NPR Will Be the Dominant News Force By 2020 Wikimedia Commons

Craig Newmark: NPR Will Be the Dominant News Force By 2020

The founder of Cragislist explains why membership-based news is the future and "trust is the new black"

George Will: In Defense of Partisanship Getty Images

George Will: In Defense of Partisanship

How two presidents who graduated from Princeton explain American politics and Barack Obama

Graham: Obama's Right About Absorbing Terror Attack Mark Wilson/Getty Images

Graham: Obama's Right About Absorbing Terror Attack

The senator defends Obama's controversial remark but knocks the White House anti-terrorism policies

Fmr. Intelligence Director: New Cyberattack May Be Worse Than 9/11 Wikimedia Commons

Fmr. Intelligence Director: New Cyberattack May Be Worse Than 9/11

Mike McConnell warns that the U.S. is unprepared for an assault through the Web

Bringing Chefs Into the Schools The Atlantic

Bringing Chefs Into the Schools

Footage from today's talk with Sam Kass, White House chef, and Zeke Emanuel, Special Adviser to the Director of the Office of Management and Budget

Emanuel: White House Working on New Food Labels The Atlantic

Emanuel: White House Working on New Food Labels

Zeke Emanuel explains how the White House is bringing Michelle Obama's anti-obesity initiative to life

The Future of Warfare

Leaders in global security and public policy met Thursday morning at the Newseum to discuss the future of warfare, technology and cyber…