Thursday, September 27, 2012

Cuban Missile Crisis contest

Check out this contest about the Cuban Missile Crisis, the 50th anniversary of which is coming up soon.

Contest Question:
What can statesmen learn from the most dangerous confrontation in human history to better address challenges of war and peace today?
  • Participants submit an original lesson from the Cuban Missile Crisis that answers contest question.
  • The text of the submission must be no more than 300 words.
  • When writing lesson, participants should try to distill lesson into one topic sentence; remainder of submission should provide supporting evidence and argument. (See below for an example.)
  • Entry must be original, not merely repeating a lesson already noted by analysts, scholars and statesmen in the past.
  • When constructing your lesson, please reference the list of lessons catalogued by the Belfer Center to ensure your lesson’s originality.


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