Marine Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Vincent Stewart
Chairman of MEMRI's Board of Advisors, former Deputy Commander of the U.S. Cyber Command and former Director of the Defense Intelligence Agency.
GEN (Ret.) Michael V. Hayden
Four-star Air Force general, former NSA Director and CIA Director.
GEN (Ret.) Keith Alexander
Founder and CEO of IronNet Cybersecurity, four-star Army general, first commander of the U.S. Cyber Command, and former NSA Director and Central Security Service Chief.
Former U.S. Representative (R-FL) sworn in in September 1989 and retiring in January 2019, and previously a Florida State Senator and Florida State Representative. In Congress, she chaired the House Foreign Affairs Committee and its Subcommittee on The Middle East and North Africa, and was a member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.
Former Director of Central Intelligence Agency and Under-Secretary of the Navy.
Jose Maria Aznar
Former Prime Minister of Spain.
BRIG. GEN. (RET.) GUY "TOM" COSENTINO
Chief Operating Officer at Business Executives for National Security (BENS); former U.S. Army Deputy Director for Political and Military Affairs; Deputy Commanding General for Regional Support, NATO Training Mission Afghanistan; Chief of Strategy, Plans, and Assessments for the Multi-National Security Transition Command in Iraq; and 28th Commandant of the National War College.
Former Prime Minister of Israel.
Rights activist and former Israeli cabinet minister.
Former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada.
Ambassador to the Netherlands, former Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee and 9-term member of U.S. House of Representatives from Michigan.
Former US Attorney General and U.S. Senator (MO).
Former head of the Coalition Provisional Authority in Iraq.
Former Ambassador to the European Union.
William John Bennett
Former Secretary of Education.
Imam Hassen Chalghoumi
French-Tunisian Imam of the Drancy mosque, Paris.
Stephen J. Trachtenberg
President Emeritus and University Professor of Public Service at George Washington University.
Ambassador Adrienne S. O'Neal
Former U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Cape Verde, Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Lisbon, Portugal, and Consul General in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, who held key positions in U.S. Bureau of Human Resources, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs, and Bureau of African Affairs at the State Department.
Former President of the American Enterprise Institute.
Former editor-in-chief of Commentary Magazine.
Publisher-editor of Die Zeit.
Katrina Lantos Swett
President of the Lantos Foundation for Human Rights and Justice, former chair of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom.
Distinguished Professor of Defense Analysis at the Naval Postgraduate School.
Former National Security Advisor and retired U.S. Navy Admiral
Chin Ho Lee
Former FBI Special Agent and Senior Executive of the Hyundai Corporation.
Former Director of India's Intelligence Bureau, former Indian National Security Advisor and Special Advisor to Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.
Judge Ted Poe
Juris Doctor and Former Representative of Texas’s 2nd Congressional District, Serving on Committee on Foreign Affairs and Committee on the Judiciary, and as Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade.
Adjunct Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Georgetown University in the School of Medicine and of Security Studies in the School of Foreign Service.
Professor of Security Studies at S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Nanyang Technology University, and Head of International Centre for Political Violence and Terrorism Research, Singapore.
Amb. Husain Haqqani
Former Pakistan Ambassador to the U.S., author, and Senior Fellow at the Hudson Institute.
Father Patrick Desbois
Head of the French Episcopal Committee for Relations with Judaism, advisor to the Vatican, and president of Yahad-In Unum.
Historian, Dorot Professor of Modern Jewish and Holocaust Studies at Emory University.
Dr. Khaleel Mohammed
Professor of Religion at San Diego State University (SDSU) and faculty member of SDSU Center for Islamic and Arabic Studies.
Felix Frankfurter Professor of Law, Emeritus, at Harvard Law School, and author of numerous bestselling books.
Dr. Elham Manea
Associate Professor, Institute for Political Science, University of Zurich, and Co-Chair of the Inclusive Mosque Initiative (Swiss Branch)
Former Director of the International Institute for Holocaust Research at Yad Vashem.
Chairman of McFarlane Associates, former National Security Advisor, and retired Marine Corps officer
Human rights activist, Executive Editor of the Egyptian weekly Watani International, and founder of Coptic Solidarity.
Dame Louise Ellman DBE
Former Labour and Co-operative MP for Liverpool Riverside from 1997-2019.