Richard Haass will be the fifth speaker in the MPSF Lecture Series at the Marin Center on Monday, January 9, and Thursday, January 12. He is currently the President of the Council on Foreign Relations, and was previously a senior aide to both Secretary of State Colin Powell and President George H.W. Bush. Dr. Haass has written several books on foreign policy and will talk about how the Obama administration is managing the war in Afghanistan and the evolving situation in the Middle East. To find out about the MPSF Speaker Series go to: http://ow.ly/7Ji10 . To find books by Richard Haass in the Marinet catalog go to: http://ow.ly/863oL .