“Oil and War” is Topic of Levitt Center Series Lecture

Michael Klare
Michael Klare
Michael T. Klare, the Five College Professor of the Peace and World Security Studies (PAWSS), will present a lecture titled “Oil and War” on Thursday, Oct. 29, at 7:30 p.m. in the Fillius Events Barn at Hamilton. His talk is part of the Arthur Levitt Public Affairs Center 2009-10 series “Crisis: Danger and Opportunity.” All lectures are free and open to the public.

The Five College Program is an intercollegiate alliance between Amherst College, Hampshire College, Mount Holyoke College, Smith College and the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Klare has been the director of PAWSS since 1985. Prior to his appointment, he served as director of the program on militarism and disarmament at the Institute for Policy Studies in Washington, D.C.

Klare is a prolific writer on U.S. defense policy, the arms trade, and world security affairs. He is the author of Blood and Oil: The Dangers and Consequences of America’s Growing Dependency on Imported Petroleum

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