Guest Profile

William D. Hartung

William D. Hartung is the director of the Arms and Security Project at the center for International Policy. He previously served as the director of the Arms and Security Initiative at the New America Foundation and the Project Director for the World Policy Institute where he ran the Institute’s Arms Trade Resource Center.


Mr. Hartung has written for the New York Times, the Washington Post, and many other publications. He has written the books “Prophets of War: Lockheed Martin and the Making of the Military-Industrial Complex”, “Lessons from Iraq: avoiding the next War”, and “How Much are You Making on the War, Daddy”. He has been a featured expert on national security issues on CBS 60 Minutes, NBC Nightly News, the Lehrer Newshour, CNN, Fox News, and scores of local, regional, and international radio outlets. He has also appeared in several documentaries.


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