When Congressional Hearings become Overtly Political

by Walter Pincus

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The Impact of DeepFakes on the New Data Frontier

by Bob Griffin

Robert Griffin is the Managing Partner for DVI Equity Partners a Private Equity Investment arm of Diamond Ventures where he focuses on technology investments concentrated on delivering disruptive or...

Iran’s Shifting Posture in Syria

by Intel Brief

  Bottom Line up Front Iran’s apparent drawdown of its military presence in Syria likely reflects Tehran’s calculation that the regime of President Bashar Al Assad is secure. Both Russia...

The Right Collaboration on 5G is Critical

by Daniel Hoffman

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National Security Lessons on the Climate

by Kristin Wood

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Libya's Carpe Diem?

by Brigadier General Mark Kimmitt

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Why Boosting Ukraine's Cyber Defenses Matters to All of Us

by Walter Pincus

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A Primer on Chinese Espionage

by Chinese Communist Espionage

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Bahrain and the Politics of COVID-19

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. He is currently a Research Professor and...

The Media Should Focus on the Need for Genuine Political Reform, Not Just the Violence

by Intel Brief

  Bottom Line Up Front Lost within the countless stories about looting, arson, and vandalism, there is a genuine political movement gathering momentum, one which has the potential to affect...