J. Ransom Clark

4019 Ashton Club Drive
Lake Wales, FL 33859

863-875-1308
rclark@muskingum.edu

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PRESENTATIONS

Talks, Interviews, Commentary

"Intelligence in the Post-9/11 World," Ohio University Zanesville, Zanesville, Ohio, November 6, 2007.

"Politics and Navigating Difficult Times," Alumni College Seminar, Muskingum College, June 19, 2004.

"National Security Today," Lions Club, Cambridge, Ohio, March 15, 2004.

Interview (30-minute special), "Talking It Out: The War in Iraq," WILE-AM, Cambridge, Ohio, March 26, 2003 (Honorable Mention for Rubin Purdue of AVC Communications in Special Presentations category at 2004 Associated Press news awards).

"Some Implications of Terrorism: Post 9/11," Muskingum College, September 18, 2001.

Interview, "Security Expert Speaks on Terrorism," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, September 12, 2001.

Interview, "'The Magnitude of This Is Shocking,'" Cambridge, Ohio, Daily Jeffersonian, September 12, 2001.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on terrorist attacks on the United States, September 11 and 12, 2001.

"Challenges to U.S. Intelligence in the 21st Century," Evergreen Humanities Speakers Series, Washington State Community College, Marietta, Ohio, November 6, 2000.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on upcoming Super Tuesday primaries and caucuses, March 5 and 6, 2000.

"Southeast Europe -- What's Next?" Muskingum College Alumni Weekend, June 19, 1999.

Panelist, Faculty-Student Symposium on Kosovo, Ohio University-Eastern Campus, Belmont, Ohio, May 11, 1999.

Interview, "Town Hall," WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on the state of Muskingum College, January 31, 1999.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on impeachment proceedings in the Senate, January 21, 1999.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on impeachment matters, January 7, 1999.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on John Glenn homecoming activities, December 19, 1998.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on U.S. bombing in Iraq, December 17, 1998.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on House impeachment hearings, November 19, 1998.

"The Morning After," Cambridge (Ohio) Rotary Club, November 4, 1998.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on John Glenn and American heroes, October 28, 1998.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on impeachment proceedings in Congress, October 8, 1998.

Interview, "Political Science Professor Makes Career Move," New Concord, Ohio, Black and Magenta, September 18, 1998.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on delivery of Starr report to Congress, September 11, 1998.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on attacks on terrorist activities in Afghanistan and Sudan, August 20, 1998.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on issues surrounding the U.S. President, August 19, 1998.

"How Dangerous Is Our World? Ghosts of the Past, Problems of the Present, and Issues for the Future," Cambridge (Ohio) Rotary Club, May 20, 1998.

"Establishing Your Intellectual Identity," Scholarship Day, Muskingum College, New Concord, Ohio, 3 April 1998.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on issues surrounding the U.S. President, January 26, 1998.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on return of Hong Kong to China, July 1, 1997.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on Presidential and other races, November 5, 1996.

Chair and discussant, "The Political and Economic Aspects of Public Policymaking in Ohio and the Nation," Ohio Association of Economists and Political Scientists, Delaware, Ohio, October 11-12, 1996.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on situation in Kurdistan, August 27, 1996.

Interview, WMCO-FM, New Concord, Ohio, on U.S. election campaign, March 28, 1996.

"The United Nations in the Post-Cold War World," Zanesville (Ohio) Daybreak Rotary Club, March 21, 1996.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on assassination of Israeli Prime Minister Rabin, November 6, 1995.

Commentary, WMCO-TV, New Concord, Ohio, on America's role in the Cold War, April 18, 1995.

Interview, "Town Hall," WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on intelligence and national security issues, April 15, 1995.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on economic intelligence and business counterintelligence, March 21, 1995.

"Economic Intelligence in the Post-Cold War World," Zanesville (Ohio) Rotary Club, March 21, 1995.

Commentary, WMCO-FM, New Concord, Ohio, on American presidents, February 22, 1995.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on nomination of new Director of Central Intelligence, February 10, 1995.

Panelist, "Forum," KQED-FM, San Francisco, California, with Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and David Corn, author, Blond Ghost: Ted Shackley and the CIA's Crusades (New York: Simon & Schuster, 1994), November 22, 1994.

Commentary, WMCO-FM, New Concord, Ohio, on election results, November 9, 1994.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on election issues, November 3, 1994.

Commentary, WMCO-FM, New Concord, Ohio, on election issues, November 2, 1994.

"Pearl Harbor: Event, Debate, and Literature," New Concord (Ohio) Book Reviewers Club, October 26, 1994.

"American National Security in the Post-Cold War World," Great Decisions Program, Ohio University-Zanesville, Zanesville, Ohio, March 14, 1994.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on Israeli-PLO agreement, September 13, 1993.

"War in the Balkans: A Dilemma for U.S. Policy," Cambridge (Ohio) Rotary Club, June 16, 1993.

"National Security Challenges in the 1990s," Guernsey County Republican Committee, Cambridge, Ohio, May 18, 1993.

Session chair, "Intelligence Policy for the Post-Cold War Era," Post-Cold War Peace and Security conference, sponsored by the Mershon Center and the U.S. Institute of Peace, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, May 1, 1993.

"Yugoslavia: Old Hatreds Dominate Today's World," Zanesville (Ohio) Lions Club, March 16, 1993.

"What Zoning Can Do for You," Licking Valley Focus Group on Zoning, Hanover, Ohio, January 31, 1994.

"The Use of Covert Action in the Post-Cold War Era," Faculty Colloquium, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio, January 28, 1994.

Chair and discussant, "Economic Competitiveness Policies of the Reagan Administration," Ohio Association of Economists and Political Scientists, Delaware, Ohio, October 22-23, 1993.

"The Growing Storm in the Balkans: Ethnic Strife in Yugoslavia," Coshocton (Ohio) Rotary Club, March 2, 1993.

Commentary, WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on U.S. bombing of Iraq, January 14, 1993.

"The Growing Storm in the Balkans: Inter-Ethnic Strife in Yugoslavia," Cambridge (Ohio) Rotary Club, August 19, 1992.

"Political Cooperation Among Local Governments," Symposium: College & Community -- Planning at the Village Level, New Concord, Ohio, August 10, 1992.

"Covert Action and U.S. Foreign Policy," Ohio University- Zanesville, Zanesville, Ohio, July 7, 1992.

"The American Intelligence Community and the CIA," Muskingum Area Technical College, Zanesville, Ohio, July 6, 1992.

Interview, "Should U.S. Have Played Hardball?" Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, June 18, 1992.

"American Intelligence and National Security," Zanesville (Ohio) Rotary Club, January 21, 1992.

Interview, "Analyst Calls It a Second Revolution," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, December 26, 1991.

Interview, "Professor Says Nuclear Weapons Are Major Concern in Post- Soviet Future," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, December 11, 1991.

"Our World Today," The Women's Connection of Zanesville (Ohio) YWCA, October 21, 1991.

Interview, "Analyst: Gorbachev's Days As Leader May Be Numbered," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, August 22, 1991.

Commentary, WTNS-FM, Coshocton, Ohio, perspective on the aftermath of Gulf War, June 18, 1991.

"The National Security Establishment," New Concord (Ohio) Lions Club, May 14, 1991.

"The Foreign Intelligence Community," Cambridge (Ohio) Rotary Club, March 20, 1991.

Commentary, WTNS-FM, Coshocton, Ohio, on Gulf war, February 15, 1991.

Commentary, WWJM-FM, New Lexington, Ohio, on Middle East events, January 29, 1991.

Interview, "Vietnam Influences Strategy," Coshocton, Ohio, Coshocton Tribune, January 24, 1991.

Interview, "Doubts Addressed, Support Earned," Coshocton, Coshocton Tribune, January 23, 1991.

Commentary, WTNS-FM, Coshocton, Ohio, on military affairs in the Gulf area, January 21, 1991.

Commentary, WMCO-FM, New Concord, Ohio, on Middle East issues, January 17, 1991.

"National Security Issues," Tenth Congressional District Democratic Action Committee, Zanesville, Ohio, December 5, 1990.

Quoted in Media

In Scott Shane, "Coming in from the Cold, Ex-Spies Tell It All," New York Times, March 15, 2005.

"'Miracle' Recalled 25 Years Later," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, February 22, 2005.

"Iraq Handoff Seen as Positive," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, June 29, 2004.

"Local Man with CIA Past Reacts to Hearings," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, March 25, 2004.

In Scott Shane, "How Intelligence Fails More Often Than Not," Baltimore Sun, February 8, 2004.

"Intelligence Not Precise; Never Was, Never Will Be, Says Expert," Cambridge, Ohio, Daily Jeffersonian, February 8, 2004.

"Local with CIA Past Reacts to Iraq Probe," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, February 6, 2004.

In Todd Richissin, "Blair Facing Pressure over Iraq Intelligence: Investigation Is Sought on Justifications for War," Baltimore Sun, February 1, 2004.

"Local Reaction: 'This Is Just Icing on the Cake,'" Cambridge, Ohio, Daily Jeffersonian, December 15, 2003.

WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on capture of Saddam Hussein, December 14 and 15, 2003.

WHIZ-TV, Zanesville, Ohio, on fall of Baghdad, April 9, 2003.

"Locals React to Reports of Strike at Saddam," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, April 9, 2003.

In Scott Shane, "Some Worry U.S. May Bend Facts for Policy," Baltimore Sun, April 4, 2003.

''News at 10," WTTE-TV, Columbus, Ohio, on war in Iraq, March 27, 2003.

"U.S. Strikes," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, March 20, 2003.

"Experts, Local Residents Uneasy Over Continued Threat," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, September 11, 2002.

"Former CIA Man: US May Be Able to Protect Itself by 'Out Thinking' the Enemy," Cambridge, Ohio, Daily Jeffersonian, September 11, 2002.

In Scott Shane, "CIA Officer Died in Jail Revolt," Baltimore Sun, November 29, 2001.

"Leaders Carefully Construct Language to Keep Public Calm, Allies on Board," Columbus, Ohio, Columbus Dispatch, October 10, 2001.

"Remembering the Gulf War: What Did We Accomplish?" Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, January 14, 2001.

"Community Responds to [U.S. Supreme] Court Ruling," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, December 14, 2000.

"Terrorist Attack," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, October 13, 2000.

"Muni Court Race Heads Up Interesting Election Season," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, October 7, 1999.

"Four's a Crowd: Municipal Judge Race Features Full Ballot," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, August 11, 1999.

"Residents Differ on How to Salvage Programs, Cut Personal Taxes," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, June 29, 1999.

"Local Experts Against Ground War [in Kosovo]," Martins Ferry, Ohio, Times Leader, May 12, 1999.

"Understanding Kosovo: Why Are Ethnic Groups Fighting?" Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, February 24, 1999.

"[After Senate Vote:] Experts Say It's Time to Get Back to Work," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, February 13, 1999.

"Speck Leaves Muskingum in Great Shape," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, January 25, 1999.

"An Address in the Face of Adversity," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, January 19, 1999.

"Explaining Impeachment Process," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, December 15, 1998.

"Celebs in Politics: Why Not?" Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, December 3, 1998.

"Southeastern Ohio Presence Strong in State House," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, November 29, 1998.

"Local Legislators Endorse Action Against Iraq," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, November 13, 1998.

News report, "Political Science Prof to Rotarians on Election: 'Clinton Was the Winner,'" Cambridge, Ohio, Daily Jeffersonian, November 5, 1998.

"Officials Optimistic about Voter Turnout," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, November 3, 1998.

"Countdown of a Thousand Voices [at John Glenn Launch]," Cambridge, Ohio, Daily Jeffersonian, October 30, 1998.

"Campaign '98 Is Here," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, October 11, 1998.

"Starr Offers Case for Impeachment: Residents Differ on Clinton's Fate," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, September 12, 1998.

News report, "Clark to Lead Muskingum Academic Program," Cambridge, Ohio, Daily Jeffersonian, August 25, 1998.

"College Notes," "Muskingum Vice President Served as CIA Executive," Columbus Dispatch, Columbus, Ohio, August 23, 1998.

"Officials Back U.S. Attack," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, August 21, 1998.

"Most Here Want End of Drama," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, August 19, 1998.

"Megafarms Political Battleground," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, June 29, 1998.

"Clark: America Needs to Remain Engaged in World Affairs," Cambridge, Ohio, Daily Jeffersonian, May 21, 1998.

"There's Consensus on Issue 1, but Issue 2 Spurs Rancorous Debate," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, May 3, 1998.

"Short Lines Expected at Polls," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, April 30, 1998.

"Expert: Scandal Shakes Public's View of Presidency," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, January 24, 1998.

"Council Members React to Frye Conviction," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, January 13, 1998.

"Issue 2 and Schools Setbacks for Voinovich," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, November 8, 1997.

"Local Races, Issues Now in Hands of Voters," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, November 4, 1997.

Moderator, "Meet the Candidates [for Village Council] Night," WMCO-TV, New Concord, Ohio, November 2, 1997.

"What Voters Need to Know About Issue 2," Cambridge, Ohio, Daily Jeffersonian, October 29, 1997.

"Experts: Voters Must Get Through Issue 2 Hype," Youngstown, Ohio, Youngstown Vindicator, October 28, 1997.

"Senator Glenn Announces Plans to Donate Papers," New Concord, Ohio, Black and Magenta, October 10, 1997.

"Voinovich Unscathed by Misfud's Fall," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, October 10, 1997.

"Dix May Be in Mix for Taft's Ticket: Clark Says Not a Likely Pick," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, October 3, 1997.

"Muskingum Professor Revisits the CIA," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, September 21, 1997.

"Ransom Clark: Watergate Was a 'Cancer,'" New Concord, Ohio, New Concord Leader, June 22, 1997.

"Former CIA Agent: Watergate Was a 'Cancer,'" Cambridge, Ohio, Daily Jeffersonian, June 17, 1997.

"U.S. Supreme Court Rejects Miller Suit," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, December 3, 1996.

"Area Experts Analyze This Year's Election," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, November 7, 1996.

"Now It's Time for Voters to Speak," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, November 5, 1996.

"Cera and Carnes Looking for an Election Day Win," Cambridge, Ohio, Daily Jeffersonian, November 4, 1996.

"Bob Ney, Rob Burch in Tough Race for Congress," Cambridge, Ohio Daily Jeffersonian, November 4, 1996.

"Low Voter Turnout Is Expected," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, October 27, 1996.

"Experts Give Contenders Mixed Reviews in Showdown," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, October 8, 1996.

"Voinovich Decision Surprises Officials," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, August 3, 1996.

"Muskingum Professor Says Israel Will Exact Swift Vengeance upon Leaders of Hamas," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, March 5, 1996.

"Low Turnout Predicted in County," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, March 5, 1996.

"Early Primary Draws Different Expectations: Local Professors Voice Their Political Opinions," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, March 3, 1996.

"Grassroots Opinion: Political Expressions and Harshness of Tone," Cambridge, Ohio, Daily Jeffersonian, February 17, 1996.

"Tips for Writing Letters to the Editor When You Want to Get a Point Across," Cambridge, Ohio, Daily Jeffersonian, February 17, 1996.

Letter to Editor, "'Our View' Was Welcome Analysis of Campaign," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, January 23, 1996.

Letter to Editor, "National Debt," Cambridge, Ohio, Daily Jeffersonian, January 17, 1996.

Letter to Editor, "Congressional Comment," Cambridge, Ohio, Daily Jeffersonian, January 5, 1996.

Letter, "Where Are They Now, or, Is There Life After CIA?" CIRA Newsletter 20, no. 4 (Winter 1995-1996): 38.

"Bosnia Poses Great Risk for Clinton, Local Professor Says," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, November 24, 1995.

"Clark: Peace Could Be Another Victim," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, November 5, 1995.

"Low Voter Turnout, Other Factors Led to Downfall of City Charter," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, August 10, 1995.

"Charter, Pool Issues May See Few Voters," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, August 6, 1995.

"Local Experts: Grip of Terror Far-Reaching," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, April 20, 1995.

"Professors Consider City Charter Pros, Cons," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, April 18, 1995.

"[President Clinton's State-of-the-Union] Address Plays Well in Area." Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, Jan. 26, 1995.

"Democrats Fare Poorly in County Precincts," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, November 11, 1994.

"Local Prof Says Spy Fallout Won't Jeopardize Defense," Cambridge, Ohio, Daily Jeffersonian, February 23, 1994.

"Area Professor Troubled by Clinton's Support of Yeltsin," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, September 22, 1993.

"Local Professor Optimistic about Mideast Peace Plan," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, September 7, 1993.

"Somalia Needs Long-Term Commitment," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, June 17, 1993.

"Russia Struggles to Build Government," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, March 13, 1993.

"[President Clinton's] Comments Get High Marks Here," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, January 21, 1993.

"Glynn, Others Back Attack," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, January 14, 1993.

"Too Much Clinton, Congress Bashing in Speech for Some," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, August 22, 1992.

Subject of feature article, "Ex-CIA Agent Reaches His Goals in Life," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, August 5, 1992. Reprinted in part in CIRA Newsletter (published by the Central Intelligence Retirees' Association), vol. XVII, no. 4 (Winter 1993).

"Gorbachev Pushed Reforms Too Hard, Professors Agree," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, August 20, 1991.

"Saddem Hussein May Be Deposed, Experts Agree," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, March 1, 1991.

"Land Assault Unlikely for Several Days, Military Analysts Contend," Zanesville, Ohio, Times Recorder, January 18, 1991.

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