U.S. national security
Great Decisions 2011 | Topic 2
Is America safer 10 years after 9/11?
U.S. national security priorities were expanded after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, to include waging war in Iraq and Afghanistan, tightening border security, pursuing cyberthreats, halting nuclear proliferation and attempting to snuff out homegrown terrorism. How has the U.S. national security agenda evolved since 9/11? In what ways will this agenda shape the American way of life in the future?
U.S. National Security News
- Does National Security Trump the Blue Whale? - CounterPunch
- Senate staffers slipped secret CIA documents from agency's headquarters - McClatchy Washington Bureau
- Putin Doesn't Threaten Our National Security, Obama Does - American Thinker
- Hagel: Severe Budget Cuts Will Compromise National Security - Department of Defense
- Capitol dysfunction threatens US national security - MarketWatch
- More News
Foreign Policy Blogs
- GailForce: President Obama’s Terrorism and National Security Strategy Part II
- Did US Officials Throw Shakil Afridi to the Dogs?
- Chuck Hagel on “A Republican Foreign Policy”
- NYT Compares DEA to Fast and Furious: Bad Journalism, Good PR
- U.S. Stability Operations Shouldn’t Short-change Africa