Truman in the News – May 2020

Truman Byline

5/1/2020, Washington Post, Pete Buttigieg: China wants four more years of Trump, by Pete Buttigieg, Truman Security Fellow

5/12/2020, Taylor & Francis Online, Making Peace When the Whole World Has Come to Fight: The Mediation of Internationalized Civil Wars, by Sean Kane, Truman Security Fellow

5/13/2020, Foreign Policy, The United States Can’t Afford to Turn Away Chinese Talent, by Lindsay Gorman, Truman Security Fellow

5/15/2020, Washington Post, Where would U.S. democracy head in a second Trump term? Hungary and Poland show the answer., by Rob Berschinski, Truman Security Fellow

5/21/2020, Chinafile, A New U.S. ‘Consensus’ on China May Not Be as Solid as It Appears, by Ali Wyne, Truman Security Fellow

5/21/2020, USA Today, Trump should cancel his dangerous West Point speech. Graduation is not a combat mission, by Benjamin Haas, Truman Defense Council

5/22/2020, Foreign Policy, China has two paths to global domination, by Jake Sullivan, Truman Board Member

5/26/2020, Medium - Truman Project, This Memorial Day, Honor the Fallen by Making Them the Last, by Cristine Pedersen, Truman Defense Council

5/27/2020, Politico, What’s next for Hong Kong?, by David Wertime, Truman Security Fellow

5/27/2020, USC Center on Public Diplomacy Blog, Film Diplomacy in the Time of COVID-19, Rachel Gandin Mark, Truman Political Partner

5/28/2020, Politico, The U.S.-China relationship was sick before Covid, by David Wertime, Truman Security Fellow

5/29/2020, Responsible Statecraft, How anti-Asian rhetoric harms US national security, by Jessica Lee, Truman Security Fellow

Non-Truman Byline

5/5/2020, Eurasian Times, US mulls ‘punitive action’ against China; cancellation of debts an option?, quotes Isaac Stone Fish, Truman Security Fellow

5/6/2020, The Texan, Gonzales, Reyes in GOP Runoff to Replace Retiring Rep. Will Hurd, featuring Gina Ortiz Jones, Truman Defense Council

5/8/2020, Politicus USA, Trump Says World War II Veterans Are “Too Pure” to Catch Coronavirus Despite Not Wearing a Face Mask, quotes Kristofer Goldsmith, Truman Defense Council

5/8/2020, CBS News, Taiwan is a "great example of how to deal with the coronavirus," expert says, quotes Isaac Stone Fish, Truman Security Fellow

5/8/2020, Nieman Lab, Maybe the CDC and WHO should take a few cues from “The Plandemic”, quotes Renee DiResta, Truman Security Fellow

5/11/2020, Daily Herald, Underwood says stopping COVID-19 disinformation is a matter of 'life and death', quotes Renee DiResta, Truman Security Fellow

5/11/2020, San Antonio Current, Glitter Political: Gina Ortiz Jones Listens to the Experts —  and Voters —  on COVID-19, featuring Gina Ortiz Jones, Truman Defense Council

5/12/2020, CNN - “The Lead” with Jake Tapper, Nursing Home Nightmare, featuring Tyson Belanger, Truman Security Fellow

5/13/2020, The Hill, Buttigieg PAC Rolls out Slate of Endorsements, mentions Gina Ortiz Jones, Truman Defense Council

5/13/2020, The Hill, Buttigieg PAC Rolls out Slate of Endorsements, quotes Pete Buttigieg, Truman Security Fellow

5/13/2020, CBS News, 2020 Daily Trail Markers: 20 million more now eligible for Obamacare coverage, quotes Pete Buttigieg, Truman Security Fellow

5/13/2020, CBS News, 2020 Daily Trail Markers: 20 million more now eligible for Obamacare coverage, mentions Gina Ortiz Jones, Truman Defense Council

5/13/2020, CNN, Buttigieg highlights importance of local officials in first post-campaign endorsements, mentions Gina Ortiz Jones, Truman Defense Council

5/13/2020, CNN, Buttigieg highlights importance of local officials in first post-campaign endorsements, quotes Pete Buttigieg, Truman Security Fellow

5/13/2020, Associated Press, Pete Buttigieg urges yes vote on South Bend schools plan, quotes Pete Buttigieg, Truman Security Fellow

5/13/2020, ParklandTalk, Mayor Pete Buttigieg endorses Christine Hunschofsky for state house, quotes Pete Buttigieg, Truman Security Fellow

5/14/2020, First Coast News, Veteran worried health services will be 'overwhelmed' after pandemic, quotes Kristopher Goldsmith, Truman Security Fellow

5/14/2020, San Antonio Current, Pete Buttigieg Endorses Gina Ortiz Jones in Congressional Race to Represent San Antonio and South Texas, quotes Gina Ortiz Jones, Truman Defense Council

5/14/2020, San Antonio Current, Pete Buttigieg Endorses Gina Ortiz Jones in Congressional Race to Represent San Antonio and South Texas, quotes Pete Buttigieg, Truman Security Fellow

5/14/2020, Roll Call, At the Races: Isn’t That Special?, mentions Gina Ortiz Jones, Truman Defense Council

5/16/2020, Slate, Obama Again Blasts White House Response to Coronavirus Crisis, quotes Ned Price, Truman Security Fellow

5/17/2020, Texas Scorecard, Runoff Review: Gonzales and Reyes Fight to Defend Democrat Target District, mentions Gina Ortiz Jones, Truman Defense Council

5/17/2020, Uvalde Leader-News, Governor orders two weeks of early voting, mentions Gina Ortiz Jones, Truman Defense Council

5/18/2020, Texas Scorecard, Commentary: A Budding Red Rebound, mentions Dan McCready, Truman Political Partner

5/18/2020, Checkbox Outreach podcast, Episode 4: A conversation about Emergency Management & Disaster Response., interview with Marcus Coleman, Truman Political Partner

5/18/2020, Los Angeles Times, Coronavirus pandemic prompts Joe Biden to talk bold change, quotes Jake Sullivan, Truman Board Member

5/18/2020, Business Insider, Barr says he doesn't expect Obama and Biden to be investigated as part of the DOJ's internal investigation into the origins of the Russia probe, quotes Ned Price, Truman Security Fellow

5/18/2020, 10News San Diego, Del Mar father, son run 265 laps in half marathon at home, mentions Maggie Seymour, Truman Defense Council

5/19/2020, New York Times, Iran Quietly Lowers the Temperature with U.S., quotes Ariane Tabatabai, Truman Security Fellow

5/19/2020, Diversity in National Security Network, Announcement: DINSN Welcomes New Advisory Board Members & National Security Fellow, mentions Marcus Coleman, Truman Security Fellow

5/19/2020, San Antonio Current, Viral Voting: Why Texas Is Forcing Residents to Risk Infection at the Polls During the Pandemic, mentions Gina Ortiz Jones, Truman Defense Council

5/19/2020, The Institute for World Politics, How Might the Coronavirus Pandemic Affect U.S.-China Relations?, featuring Ali Wyne, Truman Security Fellow

5/20/2020, The Atlantic, Even a bolder Biden will only go so far, quotes Laicie Heeley, Truman Political Partner

5/20/2020, New York Times, Pete Buttigieg Just Wants to be Useful, quotes Pete Buttigieg, Truman Security Fellow

5/20/2020, Mother Jones, Progressives Are Fighting for the Heart and Mind of Joe Biden’s Foreign Policy, mentions Jake Sullivan, Truman Board Member

5/20/2020, FiveThirtyEight, What special elections can tell us about November, mentions Dan McCready, Truman Political Partner

5/21/2020, NewsWise, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Announces Fourth Class of Bloomberg Fellows, mentions Cailin Crockett, Truman Security Fellow

5/21/2020, Portland Mercury, Today's Coronavirus News: McConnell Wants Your Cheese, How to Be a "Karen," and 36,000 Lives Could've Been Saved by Trump, quotes Charlotte Clymer, Truman Political Partner

5/22, 2020, Alert Net, Fox News host masterfully debunks Trump’s baseless claims about mail-in voting, mentions Dan McCready, Truman Political Partner

5/22/2020, Mcclatchy DC, Expand vote-by-mail for 2020, says a bipartisan group of NC lawmakers, mentions Dan McCready, Truman Political Partner

5/22/2020, ABC News, Spy chief says he has begun declassification process for Flynn-Kislyak calls, quotes Ned Price, Truman Security Fellow

5/22/2020, Politico, Buttigieg helps Biden raise $1M at 'grassroots' fundraiser, mentions Pete Buttigieg, Truman Security Fellow

5/23/2020, LA Progressive, China-hating contest is on like Donkey Kong, quotes Jake Sullivan, Truman Board Member

5/23/2020, Medium - GEN, A Historic Number of Women Are Running For Congress. Again., mentions Gina Ortiz Jones, Truman Defense Council

5/23/2020, Nikkei Asia Review, Xi's Hong Kong power grab deftly masks domestic shortcomings, quotes Isaac Stone Fish, Truman Security Fellow

5/23/2020, Del Mar Times, Everybody’s home half marathon, mentions Maggie Seymour, Truman Defense Council

5/24/2020, Arab News, Anarchy loosed upon the region as Iran’s client states fall apart, quotes Jake Sullivan, Truman Board Member

5/26/2020, Vox, If the coronavirus fight is a “war,” Trump has been a disastrous commander in chief, quotes Kristofer Goldsmith, Truman Defense Council

5/26/2020, Middle East Eye, Meet the candidates challenging pro-Israel Democrats in US Congress, quotes Wardah Khalid, Truman Security Fellow

5/26/2020, CBS News, How Taiwan was coronavirus-ready while the U.S. got caught with its "pants down", quotes Isaac Stone Fish, Truman Security Fellow

5/26/2020, Yahoo! News, Taiwan was so pandemic-ready that it's had just 7 coronavirus deaths, quotes Isaac Stone Fish, Truman Security Fellow

5/26/2020, Homeland Security Today, Experts Call for National Security Institutions to Play Active Role in Fighting Climate Change, mentions Sherri Goodman, Truman Advisory Board 

5/26/2020, NBC29, Federal judge issues thousands of dollars in penalties for Unite the Right rally participants, quotes Amy Spitalnick, Truman Political Partner

5/26/2020, Military.com, Russia Sends Advanced Fighter Jets to Back Mercenaries in Libya, quotes Kristofer Goldsmith, Truman Defense Council

5/26/2020, Common Dreams, Survey Shows 1 in 5 Teachers—Citing Covid-19 Concerns—Likely Won't Return to US Schools This Fall, quotes Philip Carter, Truman Security Fellow

5/27/2020, The Detroit News, Michigan House approves name, image, likeness plan for college athletes, quotes Joe Tate, Truman Political Partner

5/27/2020, Breaking Belize News, What Taiwan got right with COVID-19, quotes Isaac Stone Fish, Truman Security Fellow

5/27/2020, New York Times, Julián Castro: ‘It’s a Totally Porous Safety Net’, mentions Gina Ortiz Jones, Truman Defense Council

5/27/2020, Documented, Emails Show Long Island Police Departments Worked Closely With ICE, quotes Camille Mackler, Truman Security Fellow

5/27/2020, Asia Times, All the next president’s men, mentions Jake Sullivan, Truman Board Member

5/27/2020, Click On Detroit, Michigan Veteran Affairs Agency partners with Meijer to provide emergency relief to veterans for groceries, quotes Joe Tate, Truman Political Partner

5/27/2020, History News Network, Future Historians Will Rely on Wikipedia’s COVID-19 Coverage, mentions Katherine Maher, Truman Security Fellow

5/28/2020, The National Herald, Brookings Webinar with PM Mitsotakis Spotlights Greece’s COVID-19 Response, mentions Amanda Sloat, Truman Security Fellow

5/28/2020, Associated Press, Michigan House passes bills to let college athletes be paid, mentions Joe Tate, Truman Political Partner

5/28/2020, The Hill, Gun control group rolls out House endorsements, mentions Gina Ortiz Jones, Truman Defense Council

5/28/2020, NBC News, Julián Castro launches 'People First Future' PAC to boost 'bold progressive' candidates, mentions Gina Ortiz Jones, Truman Defense Council

5/28/2020, News18, Mark Zuckerberg Got Schooled for Slamming Twitter as They Fact-checked Donald Trump, quotes Charlotte Clymer, Truman Political Partner

5/28/2020, Poynter, Twitter’s action on Trump tweets is the start of a wider battle, quotes Renee DiResta, Truman Security Fellow

5/28/2020, The Telegraph, Pandemic lets Big Tech take on the duties of nation states, quotes Lindsay Gorman, Truman Security Fellow

5/28/2020, La Opinion, Denuncian que ICE convierte operativos de pandillas en redadas contra inmigrantes, Camille Mackler, Truman Security Fellow

5/28/2020, Bloomberg, President's Reaction to Twitter Fact Check Is 'Slapped Together,' Says Stanford's DiResta, features Renee DiResta, Truman Security Fellow

5/28/2020, The National Herald, Brookings Webinar with PM Mitsotakis Spotlights Greece’s COVID-19 Response, Amanda Sloat, Truman Security Fellow

5/28/2020, Commentary Magazine, The nuclear demagoguery of the Obama administration in exile, quotes Ned Price, Truman Security Fellow

5/28/2020, The Telegraph, Pandemic lets Big Tech take on the duties of nation states, quotes Linsday Gorman, Truman Security Fellow

5/29/2020, Nature, The epic battle against coronavirus misinformation and conspiracy theories, quotes Renee DiResta, Truman Security Fellow

5/29/2020, Reuters, Former U.S. officials question DOJ’s probe of ‘unmasking’ of Trump ally, quotes Ned Price, Truman Security Fellow

5/29/2020, CBS News, 2020 House races: The House seats Democrats and GOP are trying to flip in 2020, Gina Ortiz Jones, Truman Defense Council

5/29/2020, USA Today, Amy Klobuchar under scrutiny for 2006 case involving officer charged in George Floyd death, quotes Charlotte Clymer, Truman Political Partner

5/29/2020, WNDU, Pete Buttigieg talks life after the campaign trail, quotes Pete Buttigieg, Truman Security Fellow

5/29/2020, Reuters, Former U.S. officials question DOJ's probe of 'unmasking' of Trump ally, quotes Ned Price, Truman Security Fellow

5/30/2020, The Nation, Exclusive: The US Military Is Monitoring Protests in 7 States, quotes Benjamin Haas, Truman Defense Council

5/30/2020, Salon, An infamous Russian hacker group is hijacking mail servers, quotes Lindsay Gorman, Truman Security Fellow

5/31/2020, WAMU, Protesters Defy Curfew On Third Night Of Demonstrations In D.C., quotes Charlotte Clymer, Truman Political Partner

5/31/2020, Space News, Venture capital is pulling back but Voyager is ‘in for the long run’, features Michael Kuta, Truman Defense Council

5/31/2020, Foreign Policy, Leaders can’t lift lockdowns without public trust, quotes Isaac Stone Fish, Truman Security Fellow

Associated Podcasts

5/18/2020, Things That Go Boom, World War C, hosted by Laicie Heeley, Truman Political Partner

5/28, None of the Above podcast, Airstrikes in East Africa - Interview with Amanda Sperber, Truman Political Partner, hosted by Mark Hannah, Truman Political Partner