Carolyn Rusti Eisenberg
Carolyn Rusti Eisenberg is a co-founder and now Vice-chair of Brooklyn for Peace. Since 2004 she represented Brooklyn for Peace on the United for Peace and Justice Steering Committee and was a co-coordinator of its Congressional Work.
Rusti is a Professor of US Foreign Policy and History at Hofstra University. She is the author of a prize-winning book on the early Cold War and is presently completing a book for WW Norton Press on the Vietnam war and the “illusion of national security.” Most recently she has served as Consultant to the New York Historical Society for its exhibition on the Vietnam War.