Mark Monmonier, Distinguished Professor of geography and the environment in the Maxwell School, was cited in The Washington Post opinion article “America’s maps are still filled with racist place names.” Monmonier, an expert on the history of cartography and map…
Peace Action director to speak Oct. 20
Peace Action director to speak Oct. 20October 17, 2003Cynthia J. Moritzcjmoritz@syr.edu
Ken Estey, executive director of Peace Action of New York State, will speak on “U.S. Foreign Policy at a Crossroads: Choices and Directions,” Oct. 20 at 4:30 p.m. in Room 117 of Maxwell Hall. The lecture is presented by the Syracuse Social Movements Initiative, a project of the Program on the Analysis and Resolution of Conflicts.
Estey has been active in his opposition to the U.S. war in Iraq. He promotes a new U.S. foreign policy with three principal aims: upholding human rights and democracy, reducing the threat from weapons of mass destruction and promoting U.S. cooperation with the international community.
Col. F. William Smullen, director of National Security Studies for the Maxwell School, will be the respondent for this lecture. Prior to his appointment at Syracuse University, Smullen worked as the chief of staff to Secretary of State Colin L. Powell.