On Sept. 6-7, 2005, the New
America Foundation hosted "Terrorism, Security & America's Purpose,"
a policy forum featuring scholars, elected officials, intelligence experts,
and journalists. A full list of speakers is available here.
Ivan Eland is senior fellow and director
of the Center
on Peace & Liberty at The Independent
Institute in Oakland, Calif. Eland's
presentation challenges the conventional wisdom about the roots of 9/11, with
reference to his years of research on the subject. (10 minutes; requires
Windows Media Player.)