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Dr. Michael Klare Presents "America's Energy Dilemma: How to Choose Between Old and New Energy Options?"
Dr. Michael Klare, the Five College Professor of Peace and World Security Studies and the Director of the Five College Program in Peace and World Security Studies in Amherst, MA, will present a lecture on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at Washington & Jefferson College. Dr. Klare has written widely on U.S.. defense policy, energy geopolitics, and the international arms trade, and is the author of several books, the most recent of which are The Race for What's Left: The Global Scramble for the World's Last Resources (2012), Rising Powers, Shrinking Planet: the New Geopolitics of Energy (2008), Blood and Oil: The Dangers and Consequences of America's Growing Dependency on Imported Petroleum (2004), and Resource Wars (2001). He is also the defense correspondent of The Nation magazine and a Contributing Editor of Current History, and serves various non-governmental organizations in the peace, disarmament, and human rights fields. His lecture is titled, "America's Energy Dilemma: How to Choose Between Old and New Energy Options?".
Dr. Klare will also speak the following morning, Wednesday, November 14, at 8:30 a.m., in the City of Pittsburgh at a breakfast briefing co-sponsored by W&J and the World Affairs Council. That program will be presented at the Rivers Club. To register contact the World Affairs Council at 412-281-7970.