National Security


National security professionals move to save PKSOI



National security professionals move to save PKSOI
An open letter published last week argues against the elimination of the U.S. Army War College’s Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI). Secretary of the Army Mark Esper has called for the elimination of PKSOI, and Secretary of Defense James Mattis is expected to make a decision on the matter … Read More

News You Can Use: 08/14/18



News You Can Use: 08/14/18
National Security White House drafting sanctions order to punish foreign interference in U.S. elections, The Washington Post How Transitional Justice Can Help the U.S. Defeat Terrorism, Just Security Space Force Is Trump’s Answer to New Russian and Chinese Weapons, Foreign Policy Trump’s National Security Claim for Tariffs Sets Off Crisis… Read More

Featured Article: Losing Lessons at the Water’s Edge



Featured Article: Losing Lessons at the Water’s Edge
Featured article: Losing Lessons at the Water’s Edge: Applying FEMA’s Interagency Coordination Doctrine to International Stabilization and Reconstruction Operations by Benjamin Cabana There are two things for certain when it comes to the study of the interagency process for successful stabilization and reconstruction operations. First, a successful operation requires the… Read More

News You Can Use: 08/03/18



News You Can Use: 08/03/18
National Security American Retirees Are a National Security Threat, Foreign Policy All talk, no action on election security, The Associated Press Leaked chats show alleged Russian spy seeking hacking tools, The Associated Press Opposition to a Space Force Simmers in the Senate, Government Executive The US Military Should Be Doubling… Read More

Featured Article: USAID and USACE Collaboration in the Pacific



Featured Article: USAID and USACE Collaboration in the Pacific
Featured article: USAID and USACE Collaboration in the Pacific by Patrick J. Wesner and Brett D. Fuller The United States must use its diplomatic, economic, and military tools simultaneously when assisting aspiring partners. — National Security Strategy, December 2017 The recently released U.S. National Security Strategy (2017 NSS) highlights the… Read More