Tuesday, November, 19, 2019 Al Qaeda Today, 9/ 11 Memorial Museum, NYC

Al-Qaeda Today Tuesday, November 19, 7:00 p.m. Over eight years after the killing of Osama bin Laden, the State Department recently declared al-Qaeda to be as much of a threat to the U.S. as it ever has been. As a complement to the 9/11 Memorial Museum’s upcoming exhibition, al-Qaeda experts Peter Bergen, Bruce Hoffman, Mary […]

Thursday, November, 07, 2019 What Now for Britain? New America, DC

What Now for Britain? EVENT On November 7th, join New America’s International Security Program and Political Reform Program to analyze and reflect on the latest Brexit chapter. The deadline for the UK’s departure from the EU was extended to October 31st, after then British prime minister, Theresa May, failed to get her proposed deal through […]

Tuesday, October, 15, 2019 Global Security Forum, Doha, Qatar

Second Global Security Forum: 15-16 October 2019 Established in 2018, the Global Security Forum is an annual international gathering bringing together a multi-disciplinary network of experts, practitioners, and policy-makers from government, security, academia, media, entertainment, international organizations, the humanitarian sector, the private sector and beyond to come together to discuss the world’s most pressing topics. This invite-only event provides […]

Wednesday, September, 18, 2019 Global SOF Forum, New America DC

                Special Operations Policy Forum Washington, D.C. / Wednesday, September 18, 2019 RSVP 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 pleased to extend […]

Thursday, September, 12, 2019 Center for Naval Analyses (CNA), DC

Moderated by: Dr. William Rosenau, Senior Policy Historian, CNA Following the September 11th terror attacks, US counterterrorism efforts have largely focused on international Islamist terrorist organizations based overseas. Yet since 2001, domestic terrorism has killed more Americans than international terrorism. Law enforcement officials have noted in Congressional testimony this year that there has been a […]

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Reporting on Civilian Casualties in the War Against ISIS EVENT Photo credit: Kainoa Little, April 12, 2017 in Mosul’s Old City after visiting a Federal Police unit on the front line 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 […]

Bringing Americans Home How is U.S. Hostage Policy Working? Event Having a son or daughter, husband or mother taken hostage or detained in a foreign land is one of the most frightening experiences imaginable. On the fourth anniversary of the implementation of reforms to U.S. hostage policy, The James W. Foley Legacy Foundation in partnership […]

Share Tweet The Targeter My Life in the CIA Hunting Terrorists and Challenging the White House Event 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, Bakos takes […]

Share Tweet The Shadow War Inside Russia and China’s Secret Operations to Defeat America Event Poisoned dissidents. Election interference. Armed invasions. International treaties thrown into chaos. Secret military buildups. Hackers and viruses. Weapons deployed in space. China and Russia repeatedly spark news stories by carrying out bold acts of aggression and violating international laws and […]