November 15, 2004 // 8:00am — 1:00pm
This conference, co-sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson Center's Latin American Program and the Office of the Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Expression from the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, examined the role that the media play during Latin American countries' transitions to democracy, as well as new challenges that the media are now confronting in their relationships with the public and democratic governments.
October 22, 2004 // 2:00pm — 3:00pm
October 19, 2004 // 8:30am — 10:30am
September 29, 2004 // 9:00am — 2:30pm
July 01, 2004 // 8:30am — 10:00am
June 10, 2004 // 12:00am
June 07, 2004 // 4:00pm — 5:30pm
May 20, 2004 // 9:00pm — 5:00pm
May 13, 2004 // 3:30pm — 5:30pm
May 10, 2004 // 4:45pm — 7:00pm
The Latin American Program joined with the Council of the Americas to host "A Conversation with White House Chiefs of Staff on the Politics of Trade." Andrew Card, Chief of Staff for President George W. Bush, opened the discussion by describing President Bush's goal to create a better and safer America. The Honorable John Podesta, The Honorable Thomas McLarty, The Honorable John Sununu, and The Honorable James Jones offered comments based on their experience as Chiefs of Staff and in their other roles.Zanny Minton-Beddoes of The Economist moderated the discussion and talked about U.S. leadership in the trading system and the increased complexity of trade policy today.