National Security


News You Can Use: 09/28/18



News You Can Use: 09/28/18
National Security DoD faces scrutiny on mission creep in Syria to ‘counter Iran’, Military Times Bolton Puts Mattis in a Tight Spot on Syria, Foreign Policy DHS Aims to Replace Slow, Outdated Bioterror-Detection System, Defense One What Disasters Like Hurricane Florence Teach Policymakers, Government Executive Why is Trump accusing China… Read More

Former dean speaks on global threat of climate change



Former dean speaks on global threat of climate change
Brigadier General (Ret.) Wendell Chris King, Ph.D., P.E., Dean Emeritus of the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College (CGSC) addressed students and faculty from the University of Saint Mary’s (USM) on September 21, the International Day of Peace, as part of the Simons Center Distinguished Speaker Series. The presentation… Read More

News You Can Use: 09/25/18



News You Can Use: 09/25/18
National Security National security leaders: Trump’s Iran strategy could spark war, The Hill America Needs an Entirely New Foreign Policy for the Trump Age, The Atlantic Managing the new threat landscape, Brookings ICE’s Expanded Use of Local Law Enforcement Came Without Adequate Planning or Resources, Government Executive DHS Needs to… Read More

News You Can Use: 09/18/18



News You Can Use: 09/18/18
National Security Could Trump meet Kim in New York this month when world leaders gather? Why, and why not, The Associated Press Security Brief: Russia Wraps Vostok Exercise; Taliban Experiments With Governance, Foreign Policy Beyond the Homeland: Protecting America from Extremism in Fragile States, United States Institute of Peace Why… Read More

News You Can Use: 09/14/18



News You Can Use: 09/14/18
National Security Corruption in counterterrorism aid programs fuels extremist groups, says new report, Defense News John Bolton is wrong to attack International Criminal Court, Brookings Hurricane Florence’s assault begins. ‘Catastrophic’ surge and flooding feared., The Washington Post The military versus Hurricane Florence: Why some troops are looking this storm right… Read More

News You Can Use: 09/11/18



News You Can Use: 09/11/18
National Security Have US counterterrorism efforts improved since 9/11?, Brookings Election Officials Tout 2018 Security Coordination as ‘Miles’ Ahead of 2016, Route Fifty Republicans Balk at Democrats’ Pledge to Snub Hackers, The Atlantic U.S. military drawing up options should Syria use chemical weapons, Reuters Want to improve relations with Russia?… Read More

News You Can Use: 09/07/18



News You Can Use: 09/07/18
National Security House Armed Services chair warns political fights are endangering national security, Military Times How election security became a Homeland Security priority, The Associated Press US to ‘turn up the knob’ on election security, Fifth Domain How the U.S. Can Effectively Share Threat Information With Other Nations, Government Executive… Read More

News You Can Use: 09/04/18



News You Can Use: 09/04/18
National Security Microwave Weapons Are Prime Suspect in Ills of U.S. Embassy Workers, The New York Times Homeland Security Lacks Reliable Data on Misconduct at Key Agencies, Government Executive Why supply-chain threats call for urgent, cooperative action, Federal Times FEMA Misses Hurricane Damage Reported on Twitter, Futurity US alleges China… Read More