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Wednesday, January 08, 2020
Tonight We Bombed the U.S. Capitol - The Explosive Story of M19, America's First Female Terrorist Group

In 1981, as President Ronald Reagan announced that it was “morning in America” and as the radical left wing movements of the 1970s receded further, a new terrorist organization consisting of...

Tuesday, January 07, 2020
The U.S. War with Iran Goes Hot - What it Means for Iraq and the Region

On January 3, the United States conducted an airstrike at Iraq’s Baghdad Airport killing Qasem Soleimani, a major general in the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps and key facilitator of Iran’s proxy...

Tuesday, December 17, 2019
Trump and His Generals - The Cost of Chaos

Halfway through the first year of the Trump administration, the "axis of adults" on the team had reason to feel fairly sanguine. Feral ideologue Mike Flynn had blown up on the launch pad as...

Friday, December 13, 2019
A New Global Model for Coastal Conservation

Small-scale or artisanal fisheries are important for sustaining coastal ecosystems and livelihoods, but they are notoriously challenging to manage due to their decentralized, dynamic, and...

Tuesday, December 10, 2019
Coming Home: Dialogues on the Moral, Psychological, and Spiritual Impacts of War

This half-day event brought together thought leaders engaged with moral injury and the impact of the lived experience of war. The event included academics, military leaders, veterans, journalists...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Conversation with Former War Crimes Investigator Vladimir Dzuro

Listen to author and former War Crimes Investigator Vladimir Dzuro as he discusses his recent book “The Investigator.” Dzuro will take part in a panel discussion alongside another former ICTY...

Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Putting Social Science to Work for Society

Fall 2019 Issues in Science & Technology Launch

Social science research—spanning disciplines as diverse as economics, anthropology, political science, and psychology—...

Friday, November 15, 2019
Ending Endless War - Lessons from the Counter-ISIS War

In December 2011, the last American combat troops left Iraq. The Obama administration celebrated the withdrawal as the completion of a campaign promise to end the Iraq war. Fewer than three years...

Wednesday, November 06, 2019
Cooling a Warming Planet? Results from Public Forums on Climate Intervention Research

The scientific uncertainties and contested values surrounding geoengineering research, particularly for a class of methods called solar radiation management (SRM), make it a prime...

Wednesday, November 06, 2019
Sandworm - A New Era of Cyberwar and the Hunt for the Kremlin's Most Dangerous Hackers

The summer of 2017 witnessed what is believed to have been the most devastating cyberattack the world has ever seen, with Ukraine as its chief victim. Less clear: who carried out this massive...

Tuesday, November 05, 2019
U.S. Senate Testimony - Subcommittee on Aviation and Space

A Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation subcommittee held a hearing on the future of the NASA workforce. Witnesses included space industry leaders, higher education officials, STEM (...

Monday, November 04, 2019
Ctrl+Alt+Del-Hate - A Civil Society Approach to Preventing Terrorism and Targeted Violence

On October 28 – the day after the anniversary of the Tree of Life tragedy – Parallel Networks will launch Ctrl +Alt +Del-Hate, a counter polarization, hate and far right-wing e-magazine that...