Topic: Bobby R. Inman

UT's LBJ School to Host 'Conversation 9/11: A Decade After, Looking Forward' on Friday, Sept. 9 Featuring National Security, Law, Terrorism and Government Experts

Sept. 6, 2011

A decade after the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, many questions are still left unanswered. Are we safer than we were a decade ago? Are we "winning" the so-called "war on terror?" Has the cost of security been worth the incursions into our privacy and even our civil liberties? Was Sept. 11 a massive intelligence failure, and if so, have the intelligence reforms undertaken since made things better? Ten years after Sept. 11 and 20 years after the end of the Cold War, how do we understand and find our way in the current era of globalization?

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