CityViews 11/14/12: Should the U.S. Go to War with Iran?/Adventures in Nature


Segment 1:

The Hinckley Institute of Politics hosted a forum this week that posed a provocative question: Should the U.S. go to war with Iran? On Wednesday, we’ll bring you excerpts from the discussion.


  • Former U.S. Senator Bob Bennett
  • Vice Admiral Richard Gallagher, retired U.S. Military Representative to the NATO Military Committee
  • Khosrow Semnani, Iranian-American scientist, philanthropist and author of “The Ayatollah’s Nuclear Gamble”




Segment 2:

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Mark Obmascik has been a reporter for two decades, writing about everything from his mid-life goal to climb Colorado’s 54 highest peaks to the quirky competition to see and identify the most species of birds in a single year. On Wednesday, Obmascik joins us to talk about writing and his adventures in the Great Outdoors.


  • Mark Obmascik


Mark Obmascik will speak Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 7 p.m. in the Main Auditorium of the City Library, 210 E. 400 South, Salt Lake City. More information at

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