Lecture: Political Islam and America’s Long War


Location: C103 Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Why has the Islamist ideology, and the militant groups associated with it, grown in strength despite a concerted effort by the United States and others to control it? Scott Hibbard, Associate Professor of Political Science at DePaul University and Kroc Institute Visiting Research Fellowexamines this question and explains the evolution of America’s foreign policy towards Islamist militancy from the 1970’s to the present.

All are welcome.