American Forum - Marching Toward Hell: America and Islam After Iraq
June 13, 2008
11:00AM - 11:00AM (EDT)
Bestselling author Michael Scheuer is the former head of the CIA's Bin Laden Unit and has two decades of experience in national security issues related to Afghanistan and South Asia. After resigning from the agency in 2004, he revealed his authorship of Imperial Hubris (Brassey's, Inc., 2004) and Through Our Enemies' Eyes (Brassey's, Inc., 2002), both originally published under the byline "Anonymous." Scheuer is currently a news analyst for CBS News and a terrorism analyst for the Jamestown Foundation's online publication Global Terrorism Analysis. He also makes radio and television appearances, and teaches a graduate-level course on al Qaeda at Georgetown University. Scheuer's most recent book is Marching Toward Hell: America and Islam After Iraq (Free Press, 2008).