Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012 11:30 am

GRINNELL, IA—Grinnell College alumnus Ted Bromund, a senior research fellow at The Margaret Thatcher Center for Freedom, will discuss “How National Sovereignty Promotes Human Rights,” Tues., Mar. 9 at 4:15 p.m., in the Joe Rosenfield ’25 Center, Room 101, on the Grinnell campus.

The Margaret Thatcher Center for Freedom at The Heritage Foundation in Washington, D.C. is a conservative think tank dedicated to promoting Thatcher’s vision of representative democracy and economic freedom. As a senior fellow at the Center, Bromund conducts research and provides commentary on international affairs and security issues to magazines and newspapers in the U.S. and U.K. Bromund is also the author of “A Just War: Tony Blair and the End of Saddam’s Iraq,” a chapter in the “Blair Legacy: Politics, Policy, Governance, and Foreign Affairs (2009).”

Bromund graduated from Grinnell in 1991 and earned a Ph.D. in history from Yale, where he taught international affairs and was associate director of international security studies. His Grinnell visit is sponsored by the Rosenfield Program in Public Affairs, Human Rights, and International Relations. The Joe Rosenfield ’25 Center is located at 1115 8th Ave. on the Grinnell College campus.