PS21 is delighted to announce its first event in New York in conjunction with New York University’s Just Security:
Countering Violent Extremism
A Q&A Discussion with Richard Barrett and Faiza Patel
Friday, May 29, 2015
10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
NYU School of Law, D’Agostino Hall (Lipton Hall), New York City
Just Security and the Project for the Study of the 21st Century present a discussion about countering violent extremism. Former senior UN counterterrorism official, Richard Barrett and Just Security’s Faiza Patel will examine efforts to counter-terrorism, both at home and abroad. Join the panelists and moderator, Professor Ryan Goodman, for a Q&A on Friday, May 29, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at NYU Law.
Richard Barrett is a former British diplomat and intelligence officer, who headed the United Nations Monitoring Team concerning Al-Qaida and the Taliban for nearly a decade. Barrett and is a recognized expert on violent extremism and the measures that can be taken against it.
- Faiza Patel is a Founding Editor of Just Security, and serves as the Co-Director of the Liberty and National Security Program at the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law. Patel is also a member of the UN Human Rights Council’s Working Group on the Use of Mercenaries.
- Ryan Goodman (moderator) is the Co-Editor-in-Chief of Just Security and the Anne and Joel Ehrenkranz Professor of Law at NYU School of Law.
Time & Location: 10:00am–11:30am, NYU School of Law, D’Agostino Hall (Lipton Hall), New York City