Historian Matthew Dallek looks at the history behind the Office of Civilian Defense, the country's first agency for homeland security, and the competing visions of those tasked with spearheading the department: New York City Mayor Fiorello La Guardia and First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt.
A panel talks about President Bush’s trip to Shanghai, where the economic leaders of the Asia- Pacific Economic Cooperation countries are meeting.
- Kenneth Lieberthal Director, John L. Thornton China Center, The Brookings Institution; Former senior director for Asia at the National Security Council.
- David Lampton professor of China studies at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies
- David Shambaugh director of the China policy program at George Washington University, non-resident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, and author of "Modernizing China's Military" (University of California)
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