North America Events

Smart Borders, Virtual Borders, or No Borders: Homeland Security Choices for the United States and Canada

May 20, 2004 // 3:00pm4:30pm
Canada Institute
Rey Koslowski discussed options for North American border security particularly pertaining to the implications of introducing technologies into border security with an emphasis on the impending requirements of US-VISIT entry and exit procedures.

More Equal Than Others: America from Nixon to the New Century

May 07, 2004 // 12:00am
United States Studies

The End of Globalization and the Resurgence of the Nation-State

May 06, 2004 // 5:00pm6:00pm
Canada Institute
Essayist and novelist John Ralston Saul critiqued the theory of globalization, noting that the "emotional nature" of economic theories and stated that they have a life span of about 25 to 50 years. He predicted that we are now in a period of transition and that the economic theory of globalization will be abandoned over the next five years.
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Prime Minister of Canada, the Right Honorable Paul Martin, Speaks at Wilson Center Event

April 29, 2004 // 12:00pm1:00pm
Canada Institute
On the occasion of his first visit to Washington, Canadian Prime Minister Paul Martin delivered a speech focusing on bilateral issues and the issue of North American security, where he outlined the steps his government has taken to ensure that the Canada-U.S. border is more secure and open to trade.

Conference - Disaster Mitigation Roundtable

April 27, 2004 // 12:00am
United States Studies

To Move a Mountain: Fighting the Global Economy in Appalachia

April 26, 2004 // 12:00am
United States Studies

Seminar - Brown v. Board of Education and Its Aftermath

April 21, 2004 // 12:00am
United States Studies

Seminar - New Work on the New Deal

April 15, 2004 // 12:00am
United States Studies

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