On the Frontline: Global Events and the Call to Public Service


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John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum

A wide-ranging conversation on global events with Leon Panetta, Former Director of the CIA, United States Secretary of Defense, and White House Chief of Staff; and Congressman and Navy intelligence officer Jimmy Panetta (D-CA). This conversation will be moderated by former Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs and Senior Fellow at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Karen Donfried.

All JFK Jr. Forums are livestreamed on our YouTube channel.


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