National Security in the Post 9/11 Era

August 31, 2021


Ahead of the 20th anniversary of the September 11th terror attacks, Open The Government will host a roundtable on national security in an era of endless wars and overclassification that has paved the way for unnecessary government secrecy amid calls for checks and balances on executive war powers.

Spencer Ackermancontributing editor, Daily Beast, and author of the new bookReign of Terror: How The 9/11 Era Destabilized America and Produced Trump, will moderate the event on Tuesday, August 31 at 11:30 a.m. with panelists:

  • Hina Shamsi, Director, National Security Project, ACLU
  • Emily Manna, Policy Director, Open The Government
  • Maya Berry, Executive Director, Arab American Institute

Register for the roundtable here.