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After 66 years of bilateral ties, U.S.-Pakistani relations are still based on delusions — and Husain Haqqani is on a campaign to correct the diplomatic self-deceptions.
Thinking about the unthinkable is a phrase attributed to Herman Kahn, founder of the Hudson Institute. In the 1980s, Kahn wrote that it was essential to think seriously about nuclear war - in order to have the best chance of avoiding it. Nuclear war was and is an existential issue brought about by the structural change in our ability to manipulate the atom.
Iranian textbooks — 2 p.m. — The Hudson Institute holds a discussion, "Iranian Textbooks: Preparing Iran's Children for a Global Jihad." Participants include Meyrav Wurmser, director of the Hudson Institute's Center for Middle East Policy, and Arnon Groiss, director of research at the Center for Monitoring the Impact of Peace,. Location: Hudson Institute, 1015 15th St. NW, sixth floor. Contact: 202/223-7770.