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Sam Nunn to deliver inaugural McNamara Lecture at HKS

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Former Georgia Sen. Sam Nunn will deliver the inaugural Robert S. McNamara Lecture on War and Peace, titled “A Race Between Cooperation and Catastrophe,” at the Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) on Friday (Oct. 17).

Nunn served as senator from 1972 to 1996 and is co-chairman and CEO of the Nuclear Threat Initiative, a charitable organization working to reduce the global threats from nuclear, biological, and chemical weapons.

The lecture is free and open to the public and will be Web-streamed live at To view an archive of the forum, visit