Columns And Op‑Eds
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A Raw Deal for the Palestinians
by Marc Polymeropoulos
Giving due credit for the agreement between Israel and the UAE
by Kenneth Dekleva
Getting from Awareness to Action on Disinformation
by Jorhena Thomas
Jorhena Thomas is a Clinical Instructor and Lecturer in the Crime, Justice, and Security Studies program at the University of the District of Columbia; in the Applied Intelligence Program at the...
Lebanon's Government Resigned. What's Next?
by Emile Nakhleh
Emile Nakhleh is a retired CIA Senior Intelligence Service Officer and founding director of the CIA’s Political Islam Strategic Analysis Program Office. Nakhleh is currently a Research Professor...
The Case for Open Source Intelligence
by Sean Corbett
Cyber leads the way in the 2021 Defense Authorization Bill
by Walter Pincus
What Turning a Blind Eye to the World Will Cost Us
by John McLaughlin
John McLaughlin served as the Deputy Director of the Central Intelligence Agency from 2000-2004 and Acting Director of the CIA in 2004. He is a distinguished practitioner in residence at the Johns...
Return of the Quad: The Evolving Security Architecture of the Indo-Pacific
by Intel Brief
Bottom Line Up Front The Quadrilateral Security Dialogue, or Quad, comprising the United States, India, Japan, and Australia, has reemerged in recent years in response to an increasingly...
Aligning Security Force Assistance for the Next Large-Scale Conflict
by Stephen Rodriguez
The Cipher Brief’s Academic Incubator program partners with colleges and Universities across the country to highlight the voices of the next generation of national security leaders. Stephen...