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Brian T. Kennedy

  • Claremont Institute: President
  • Americans for Victory over Terrorism: Senior adviser

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Brian T. Kennedy is the president of the Claremont Institute, a rightist policy center based in Claremont, California, that has hosted a number of high-profile neoconservative figures and acolytes of the political theorist Leo Strauss.[1] Kennedy also serves as a senior adviser to the Bill Bennett-founded Americans for Victory over Terrorism.[2]

According to his Claremont website biography: “Mr. Kennedy has been with the Institute since 1989 and has written on national security affairs and California public policy issues. His articles have appeared in the Claremont Review of Books, National Review, Investor's Business Daily, The Wall Street Journal, and numerous national newspapers. In addition to his duties as President, Mr. Kennedy serves as Publisher of the Claremont Review of Books and also directs the Institute's Ballistic Missile Defense project, which examines the missile threat to the western United States and the need for a national missile defense.”[3]

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[1] Claremont Institute, “Brian T. Kennedy,” http://www.claremont.org/scholars/scholarID.379/scholar.asp.

[2] Claremont Institute, “AVOT—Senior Advisors,” http://www.claremont.org/projects/pageID.2487/default.asp.

[3] Claremont Institute, “Brian T. Kennedy,” http://www.claremont.org/scholars/scholarID.379/scholar.asp.

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Brian T. Kennedy Résumé


  • Claremont Institute: President
  • Americans for Victory over Terrorism: Senior adviser


Brian T. Kennedy News Feed

Vanderpump Rules Recap: James and the Giant Breach - VultureMadoff Recovery Initiative Marks Tenth Anniversary - PRNewswireChilina Kennedy to return as Carole King in Beautiful for fifth anniversary - New York Theatre GuideAnother successful building season for Howard County fall JV programs - Baltimore SunBarbara F. Kennedy - Hartford CourantTrudeau's neglect of the nation has led us to this place - CBC.caSome surprises as Senate Democrats announce committee chairs - City & StateIrish singer Brian Kennedy 'making a great recovery' after getting crucial cancer surgery - RSVP LiveDWTS judge Brian Redmond thinks new series will be the most competitive - Goss.ieTuesday's preps results - Minneapolis Star TribuneBrian Kennedy predicts bright future for Hillsborough Boys - Belfast LiveDarren Kennedy and Eilish O'Carroll set for DWTS - RTÉ NewsThe Truth About Green Book - Vanity FairKennedy wins second state championship - liherald.comWith Sen. Kennedy not running for governor, speculation grows over GOP candidates - FOX 8 Live WVUEPreview: ‘Resident Evil 2’ remake offers classic gameplay, new content - The Mercury NewsGirls Volleyball: Greater Middlesex Conference season in review, 2018 - NJ.comHurricanes with three offensive commitments, pushing for more - Miami HeraldPilgrimage across U.S. lets peacemaker spread light from Bethlehem - CatholicPhilly.comRoundup: A.L. boys finish strong in win - The Daily Nonpareil

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