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The Washington Examiner: Pentagon warns of climate change ‘threat multipliers’

In an article that appeared in the Washington Examiner, Truman Project Executive Director Mike Breen discusses how climate change is a threat multiplier and how it contributes to national security threats. The Truman National Security Project, an advocacy group that aims to end oil dependence, said the Quadrennial Defense Review hit on the risks presented […]

The Day: Russia sees Arctic promise, so must U.S.

CNP Fellow Glenn Sulmasy explains the strategic importance of the Arctic to the United States, and why the US should be paying closer attention to the region. The Arctic remains an overlooked foreign policy priority and missed national security opportunity. While typically labeled as a challenge, the Arctic should be viewed as a strategic opportunity […]

We All Must Work Together

Al Qaeda might not be the first organization that comes to mind when thinking about how Atlanta was effectively paralyzed by two inches of snow, but it’s hard to imagine that group and other extremist terrorists across the political spectrum failing to notice our impotence in the face of adversity. This was no Katrina or […]

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution: We all must work together

In the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Truman Project Fellows Amanda Curtis Mattingly and David Rein explain the importance of preparedness in the event of a disaster, in the context of the snow storm in Atlanta: Al Qaeda might not be the first organization that comes to mind when thinking about how Atlanta was effectively paralyzed by two […]

PolicyMic: The @natsecwonk White House Scandal Was a Bigger National Security #Fail Than We Thought

Truman Project Deputy Director of New Media John McCauley discusses the implications of the @natsecwonk scandal The national security twitterverse can be a pretty small place. But still, it came as a surprise to many of us that the infamous @natsecwonk was working in the White House. @natsecwonk — or Jofi Joseph — was fired this […]

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