Featured Article: What Makes the JIIM so Different?



Featured Article: What Makes the JIIM so Different?
Featured article: Why We Keep Getting it Wrong: What Makes the JIIM so Different? by William J. Davis, Jr. When I told a senior military officer who had spent significant time working on Capitol Hill and who had deployed to both Iraq and Afghanistan that I was thinking about writing… Read More

Interagency Counterterrorism Task Force Act introduced



Interagency Counterterrorism Task Force Act introduced
On December 5, Representative John Rutherford (R-FL) introduced to the House Homeland Security Committee a bill to authorize the participation in overseas interagency counterterrorism task forces of personnel of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The DHS Interagency Counterterrorism Task Force Act of 2017 amends Section 102 of the Homeland… Read More

News You Can Use: 12/12/17



News You Can Use: 12/12/17
National Security Trump’s National Security Strategy is Decidedly Non-Trumpian, The Atlantic Deputy national security adviser to leave White House, The Associated Press Hundreds more National Guard troops activated to fight California wildfires, Defense News Houston’s Former Mayor Still Waiting for an ‘Adequate’ Federal Response to Hurricane Harvey, Route Fifty The… Read More

New office at DHS to counter WMDs



New office at DHS to counter WMDs
Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen announced last week the establishment of the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction (CWMD) Office. The new office is established at a time when “The United States faces rising danger from terrorist groups and rogue nation states,” said Secretary Nielsen.… Read More

Featured Article: Application of the Ethical Triangle in the 2014 Ebola Epidemic…



Featured Article: Application of the Ethical Triangle in the 2014 Ebola Epidemic…
Featured article: Application of the Ethical Triangle in the 2014 Ebola Epidemic: A Case Study by Katie Martinez and Marcos Martinez Since 1976 there have been 25 Ebola outbreaks reported worldwide. Eight of these outbreaks occurred in the West Africa region. Although recent drug research shows promising results, there are… Read More

News You Can Use: 12/05/17



News You Can Use: 12/05/17
National Security New Trump National Security Strategy Wrapped Up, Foreign Policy McMaster: National security team ‘not missing a beat’ because of Trump controversies, The Washington Post Pentagon Building Wish List for New Technology Spending, Defense One Report: Core elements of Trump’s National Security Strategy approved, The Hill A guide to… Read More

Featured Article: CIA’s Covert Action in 1954



Featured Article: CIA’s Covert Action in 1954
Featured article: A CGSC International Hall of Fame Member and the CIA’s Covert Action in 1954 by John G. Breen The International Hall of Fame at the Army’s Command and General Staff College (CGSC), Fort Leavenworth, KS, was established in 1973 to recognize prominent, international military officer graduates. Inductees have… Read More

News You Can Use: 11/28/17



News You Can Use: 11/28/17
National Security Trump calls for crushing terrorists with military means, The Associated Press The jihadist plan to use women to launch the next incarnation of ISIS, The Washington Post ‘Beyond Snowden’ Book Argues For U.S. Surveillance Reform, Government Executive What’s Dangerous About Donald Trump’s Foreign Policy?, The Atlantic Avoiding war:… Read More