News You Can Use: 08/18/17



News You Can Use: 08/18/17
National Security   FBI and DHS Warned of Growing Threat From White Supremacists Months Ago, Foreign Policy How US Military Leaders Are Reacting to Charlottesville, Defense One Domestic hate groups elude feds, Politico GOP chairman to discuss Charlottesville as domestic terrorism at hearing, The Hill U.S. judge upholds ship-based interrogation of… Read More

Featured Article: Critical Infrastructure Protection



Featured Article: Critical Infrastructure Protection
Featured article: Critical Infrastructure Protection by Patricia Ladnier Both the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Department of Defense (DoD) work to secure and defend the U.S., including protecting and securing key resources and critical infrastructure (referred to collectively as critical infrastructure). The Constitution and federal statutory law establish… Read More

InterAgency Journal 8-3



InterAgency Journal 8-3
Inside this issue: Features Critical Infrastructure Protection by Patricia Ladnier Fostering Interagency Collaboration for Upstream Counterproliferation by Matthew D. Rautio Nuclear Terrorism – Imminent Threat? by Brendan G. Melley A Clear Deterrence Strategy Required for Cyber by Terrence S. Allen Interagency Leadership by Duane M. Blackburn The End of Operational… Read More

News You Can Use: 08/15/17



News You Can Use: 08/15/17
National Security   Officials downplay the idea that nuclear war with North Korea is imminent, The Washington Post McMaster equates ‘terrorism’ with Charlottesville car attack, Politico State Department Confronts North Korea With Rows of Vacant Positions, Government Executive Here’s the Memo That Blew Up the NSC, Foreign Policy Top U.S. General… Read More

Anthology focuses on importance of Eurasian region



Anthology focuses on importance of Eurasian region
Army University Press recently published “Cultural Perspectives, Geopolitics & Energy Security of Eurasia: Is the Next Global Conflict Imminent?” under the auspice of Culture, Regional Expertise and Language Management Office. The anthology looks at the military and diplomatic dynamics of the Eurasia region, and provides cultural context of the region.… Read More

WHINSEC commandant discusses interagency focus



WHINSEC commandant discusses interagency focus
In a recent interview with Diálogo, U.S. Army Colonel Keith Anthony spoke about the mission and curriculum of the Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation (WHINSEC), and institute’s place within U.S Southern Command. Col. Anthony has been the commandant of WHINSEC for over two years. During the interview, Anthony discussed… Read More

Featured Article: Understanding Nations…



Featured Article: Understanding Nations…
Featured article: Understanding Nations: New Ideas to Analyze Foreign States by Tom Pike, Nick Long and Perry Alexander How humans understand the world drives the actions they take. This truth has literally changed the course of history. Galileo put the sun in the center of the solar system and altered… Read More

News You Can Use: 08/08/17



News You Can Use: 08/08/17
National Security   Can This National Security Council Handle a Real Crisis?, The Atlantic US Military Eyes New Mini-Nukes for 21st-Century Deterrence, Defense One National security adviser attempts to reconcile Trump’s competing impulses on Afghanistan, The Washington Post Is an Unpredictable Leader Good for National Security?, Government Executive H.R. McMaster Cleans… Read More

InterAgency Brown-Bag Lectures return for AY 2018



InterAgency Brown-Bag Lectures return for AY 2018
The InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture Series is returning for the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College Academic Year 2018. The InterAgency Brown-Bag Lecture Series co-hosted by the U.S. Army Command and General Staff School (CGSS) and the Colonel Arthur D. Simons Center for Interagency Cooperation is an extracurricular, interagency topic-focused … Read More