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June 3, 2007
Frank Gaffney
Filmmaker, "Islam vs Islamists"
BIO:
CURRENT:
· President & Founder in 1988 of the Center for Security Policy.
· Columnist for the Washington Times, Jewish World Review and TownHall.com.
· Contributing editor to National Review Online.

PREVIOUS:
· Nominated in April 1987 by President Reagan to become the Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Policy. Was also Chairman of the High Level Group, NATO's senior politico-military committee.
· Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Nuclear Forces and Arms Control Policy under Assistant Secretary Richard Perle (August 1983-November 1987)
· Professional Staff Member on the Senate Armed Services Committee (February 1981-August 1983)
· In the late 1970s, he served as an aide to the late Senator Henry M. "Scoop" Jackson (D-Washington) in the areas of defense and foreign policy.
· TEXT

BOOKS:
Lead-author of War Footing: Ten Steps America Must Take to Prevail in the War for the Free World (2005), foreword by former CIA Director James Woolsey.

EDUCATION:
· Master of Arts degree in International Studies from the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies.
· Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service from the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service.

PERSONAL:
Born in 1953 and resides in the Washington area.

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Info: Frank Gaffney discusses the documentary that he and his production associates created for a PBS series called America at a Crossroads. PBS decided not to include the documentary in its series and a debate has followed about the reasons why and the future of the film. The film was recently handed over to the Oregon Public Broadcasting group who will make it available to interested PBS stations nationwide. Gaffney serves as President & CEO of the Center for Security Policy.





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