The U.S. policy in handling the drug war has centered on the Mérida Initiative and, more recently, Beyond Mérida. Are these policies enough, or should the U.S. adopt policies that focus more on the demand for drugs domestically and the rule of law in countries of interest?
Praemon guest writer Cody Knudsen analyzes U.S. policy options and offers recommendations for future courses of action.
Read this and other policy analyses at praemon.org.
The Eye (Cantonese, Thai, Mandarin), Tuesday, 28 October, 5:00 P.M. lecture, 5:30 P.M. screening; Friday, 31 October, 8:30 P.M., Saturday, 1 November, 2:30 P.M., flyer
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (Silent, German), Tuesday, 28 October, 7:30 P.M.; Friday, 31 October, 5:00 P.M.; Saturday, 1 November, 11:00 A.M. and 4:30 P.M., flyer
Hotel (German), Wednesday, 29 October, 5:30 P.M.; Friday, 31 October, 6:45 P.M.; Saturday, 1 November, 12:45 and 6:15 P.M., flyer
Royal Ballet of Cambodia, 7:30 P.M., DeJong Concert Hall, HFAC, flyer, get tickets
"Evolution of ISIS: The Islamic State 2007–14," Dodge Billingsley, documentary film producer and director, Combat Films and Research, NOON, 238 HRCB
"The British Invasion of the 1960s," Robert Colson, assistant professor of interdisciplinary
humanities; Michael Hicks, professor of musical composition and theory; moderator: David Kirkham, associate professor of political science and senior fellow, BYU Law School, 4:00 P.M., 238 HRCB, flyer
"The Role of Religion in Conflict Dynamics," James Patton, executive vice president and COO, International Center for Religion & Diplomacy, 4:00 P.M., HBLL auditorium