2017 Arthur N. Rupe Great Debate: Is ISIS an Existential Threat to the United States?
Monica Duffy Toft
Moderator: Mark Juergensmeyer
UCSB Campbell Hall
The question of whether ISIS (the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria) poses an existential threat to the United States and to countries in the Middle East remains a security issue of national and international consequence. Monica Duffy Toft and Marc Gopin will engage in an informed debate about the extent and nature of the threat ISIS poses and how the US should respond.