News You Can Use: 03/16/18



News You Can Use: 03/16/18
National Security 5 Things You May Have Missed in the Homeland Security Reauthorization Bill, Nextgov What’s Next for Trump’s Border Wall?, The Atlantic Trump inspects US-Mexico border wall prototypes, Defense News Coats rolls out overhaul of top intelligence office, Politico Trump Finally Rolls Out Some (Limited) Russia Sanctions, Foreign Policy… Read More

Featured Article: Counterterrorism Response Force Requirement



Featured Article: Counterterrorism Response Force Requirement
Featured article: U.S. Northern Command Counterterrorism Response Force Requirement by Matthew D. Bartels Nassim Nicholas Taleb introduced the theory of a “Black Swan” event in 2007. It is described “as an event in human history that was unprecedented and unexpected at the point in time it occurred; however, after evaluating… Read More

InterAgency Journal 9-1



InterAgency Journal 9-1
Inside this issue: Features U.S. Northern Command Counterterrorism Response Force Requirement by Matthew D. Bartels Partnering to End Corruption through Security Cooperation and Defense Institution Building by Adam Bushey The Syrian Refugee Crisis: A Moral and Ethical Obligation of Resettlement or “I’ll Pass on the Poisoned Skittles” by Joel D.… Read More

The Ludendorff Offensives of 1918 – March 14



The Ludendorff Offensives of 1918 – March 14
The Department of Military History of the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College and the CGSC Foundation at Fort Leavenworth invite the public to attend the 14th in a series of lectures intended to educate the public about World War I during its 100-year commemoration. – Dr. Scott Stephenson… Read More

Justice announces new cybersecurity task force



Justice announces new cybersecurity task force
Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the creation of the Cyber-Digital Task Force on February 20. The new task force is a reflection of the Department of Justice’s commitment to confronting cyber threats, and will examine the department’s current cyber efforts as well as identify how federal law enforcement can more… Read More

News You Can Use: 03/09/18



News You Can Use: 03/09/18
National Security Tariffs risk national security, GOP senators warn Trump, Defense News Trump’s steel, aluminum tariffs exempt Canada, Mexico, Reuters The U.S. and North Korea Are Going to Talk, Government Executive What’s There to Talk About With North Korea?, The Atlantic US intel chief: North Korea is the ‘hardest intelligence… Read More

Featured Article: A Strategy to Harmonize Joint and Interagency Planning



Featured Article: A Strategy to Harmonize Joint and Interagency Planning
Featured article: Filling the Gap: A Strategy to Harmonize Joint and Interagency Planning by J. “Spyke” Szeredy How can providing a new planning strategy exert influence, align objectives, and harmonize activities between the Joint and Interagency environments? A simplified strategy for the integration of planning across the joint (Department of… Read More

News You Can Use: 03/06/18



News You Can Use: 03/06/18
National Security Talk About Extremists, But Don’t Politicize the Debate, Defense One After reports of chemical attacks, White House considers new military action against Syrian regime, The Washington Post Senator James Risch Explains His Warning About ‘Biblical’ Conflict With North Korea, The Atlantic Expect North Korea to Add Nuclear Coercion… Read More