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Wednesday, October 30, 2019
U.S. Senate testimony - Subcommittee on Water and Power

The subcommittee hearing was held on Wednesday, October 30, 2019.

The purpose of the hearing was to examine the use of technology and innovation to increase water security and...

Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Shatter the Nations - ISIS and the War for the Caliphate

The battle to defeat ISIS was an unremittingly brutal and dystopian struggle, a multi-sided war of gritty local commandos and militias. In his new book Shatter the Nations: ISIS...

Monday, October 07, 2019
The Districts - Stories of American Justice from the Federal Courts

The United States has 94 federal districts, but New York City’s two districts—the Southern and Eastern District of New York—are local courts of national and international significance, operating...

Thursday, September 26, 2019
Rethinking Death in the Digital Era

What happens to your digital self after you die?

Like most people, you probably haven’t given this question much thought. But consider how much of your life involves digital assets...

Tuesday, September 24, 2019
How Can We Be Better Ancestors?

When it comes to our finances, health, homes, and even the planet, it’s easy to avoid thinking long-term and focus instead on tomorrow, or maybe next week.

The results?...

Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Special Operations Policy Forum 2019

New America, the Center on the Future of War and McCain Institute of Arizona State University (ASU), the Global SOF Foundation, and the Strategic Studies Institute of the U.S. Army War College are...

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
Reporting on Civilian Casualties in the War Against ISIS

Reporters at U.S. media outlets strongly believed that civilian harm should be a central component of war coverage. Yet, civilian casualties from U.S. airstrikes have been patchily covered during...

Wednesday, July 10, 2019
How Will We Govern Ourselves in Space?

A new golden age of space exploration is upon us, with growing numbers of countries and private enterprises eager to establish themselves in space for the sake of scientific inquiry, national...

Thursday, June 06, 2019
The Targeter: My Life in the CIA Hunting Terrorists and Challenging the White House

In 1999, Nada Bakos moved from her lifelong home in Montana to Washington, DC, to join the CIA. In her new book The Targeter: My Life in the CIA Hunting Terrorists and Challenging the White House...

Friday, May 31, 2019
The Shadow War - Inside Russia and China's Secret Operations to Defeat America

Poisoned dissidents. Election interference. Armed invasions. International treaties thrown into chaos. Secret military buildups. Hackers and viruses. Weapons deployed in space. China and Russia...

Thursday, May 09, 2019
Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and the End of the American Century

From the award-winning author of The Unwinding—the vividly told saga of the ambition, idealism, and hubris of one of the most legendary and complicated figures in recent...

Tuesday, May 07, 2019
What Sci-Fi Futures Can (and Can't) Teach Us About AI Policy

Our anxieties about what we can do with AI versus what we should do are reaching a fever pitch. While companies scramble to define what "AI ethics" means for them and citizens see...