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with Tajik girls 99

Talking with Tajik eigth grade alumnae of civic education class

Hamilton Institute

In front of the Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization

With General Odierno

With General Ray Odierno, former Chief of Staff of the Army

The Pilon Family

With husband Roger, son Alex, and daughter Danielle

In Gen MacArthur's chair

Sitting in Gen. Douglas MacArthur's chair at his desk, Ft. Leavenworth, KS

With Clarence Thomas

With Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas at Michael Novak's 90th Anniversary party

with Ed Meese

With former Attorney General Ed Meese


At the Annual Conference of the Institute for Cultural Diplomacy

Juliana and Roger

Dancing the night away.....

Hosting Czech President Vaclav Klaus

With former Czech President Vaclav Klaus at Lany Castle

Mike Hayden

With General Michael Hayden, former CIA Director and NSA Director

Bercel 2013

Teaching in Hungary


With Dr. Kevin Quigley, President of Malboro College, VT

age 2

The books up there look more interesting.

Speaking at the Army War College Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute, October 2016


My parents, Charlotte and Peter Geran, in 1947

C-SPAN: links to videos

DECEMBER 15, 2008

U.S. Role in World Affairs

Panelists spoke about U.S. foreign policy and the concept of “American exceptionalism,” the belief that America differs from other developed nations as a result of its national heritage, diversity, etc.


JULY 23, 1992

Nationalism in Eastern Europe

Ms. Pilon discussed the role of nationalism in Eastern Europe’s post communist economic and political transformation. She also talked about the potential for further conflict, etc.


NOVEMBER 30, 1989

Liberalization within the Soviet Union

Professor of History, Richard Pipes spoke about Liberalization within the Soviet Union


MAY 30, 1989

Role of Intelligence in the Free Society

The National Forum Foundation hosted a discussion on the role of intelligence in the free society, particularly as it related to the United States' conflict with the Soviet Union and its satellites.


FEBRUARY 15, 1989

Challenges for Defense Journalism

This talk was given to the National Forum Foundation by H. Joachim Maitre, Dean of Boston University’s College of Communication. He talked about the morality of Exporting Freedom.


FEBRUARY 15, 1989

The Nature of the Soviet Challenge

The National Forum Foundation held a forum on the nature of the Soviet challenge.


FEBRUARY 15, 1989

Cementing the Base at Home

The National Forum Foundation held a panel discussion on American internationalism focusing on cementing the base at home.


FEBRUARY 15, 1989

The Military-Economic Dimension

The National Forum Foundation held a conference focusing on US foreign policy on the Soviet Union, entitled "Exporting Freedom". This panel focuses on the Military-Economic dimensions of U.S. defense policy.


FEBRUARY 15, 1989

The Political-Diplomatic Dimension

The speakers talk about the political and diplomatic dimensions of exporting freedom to other parts of the world. They talk about the Reagan Doctrine, a policy of supporting anti-Communist freedom fighters.


DECEMBER 16, 1985

Soviet Active Measures and SDI

Panelists discussed the Soviet use of propaganda and planted stories to discredit the US anti-missile program

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