Conversations With History: Iran Israel and U.S.
Uploaded on Mar 18, 2008
Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes Trita Parsi,President of the National Iranian American Council, for a discussion of the struggle for power in the Middle East. Drawing on the perspective of the Realist School of International Relations Theory, he focuses on the region’s dominant powers–Israel and Iran–and examines the evolution of their relations with each other and with the United States, the world’s only superpower. Series: “Conversations with History” [3/2008] [Public Affairs] [Show ID: 13992]
Conversations with History: Obama’s Diplomacy with Iran with Trita Parsi
Published on Jun 21, 2012
(Visit: http://www.uctv.tv/) Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes Trita Parsi, President of the National Iranian American Council, for a discussion of his new book “A Single Role of the Dice.” Parsi analyzes President Obama’s intentions toward Iran and how they were transformed by the politics of his tactics with its emphasis on the dual track of engagement and sanction. He discusses the various factors that impacted the negotiations between Iran and the U.S. including the domestic situation in Iran and the influence of Israeli goals. He also places the relationship in the context of the changing strategic environment in the Middle East, the role of third parties such as Brazil and Turkey, and the historical record of the requirements for successful international negotiations. Series: “Conversations with History” [7/2012] [Public Affairs] [Show ID: 24002]
Trita Parsi – Obama and Iran: A Single Roll of the Dice
Published on Aug 16, 2012
Trita Parsi, president of the National Iranian American Council, discusses his book, “A Single Roll of the Dice: Obama’s Diplomacy with Iran,” at Cambridge Forum. Parsi explores complex and often misunderstood details of the Obama administration’s efforts to end three decades of futility with Iran. Have the diplomatic efforts of the administration toward Iran failed? How can the U.S. best navigate the situation? http://forum-network.org
To What Extent is Iran a Threat to Israel?
Published on Mar 7, 2012
Is Military Intervention by Israel and/or the West Probable?
Join Trita Parsi and Ehud Eilam for a discussion of these vital questions. Moderated by ICMES president Professor Norton Mezvinsky.
Ehud Eilam (Ph.D.) is a lecturer and researcher of Israeli national security and Israel Defense Forces (IDF) doctrine. He has been involved, both academically and practically, with the study of those subjects for more than 20 years. He is a contributor and representative in the U.S. for Israel Defense magazine. Among other functions, he served as a lecturer and academic instructor in the IDF’s Staff and Command College.
Trita Parsi is the 2010 recipient of the Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order. He is the founder and president of the National Iranian American Council and an expert on U.S.–Iranian relations, Iranian foreign policy, and the geopolitics of the Middle East. He is the author of Treacherous Alliance: The Secret Dealings of Israel, Iran, and the U.S. (Yale University Press, 2007), for which he conducted more than 130 interviews with senior Israeli, Iranian, and American decision-makers. Treacherous Alliance is the Silver Medal winner of the 2008 Arthur Ross Book Award from the Council on Foreign Relations. Dr. Parsi’s new book, A Single Roll of the Dice – Obama’s Diplomacy with Iran (Yale University Press, 2012), is now available.