Edward Snowden Is Russia's Puppet Now
Any shred of heroism was lost at Putin's press farce
April 18, 2014

Edward Snowden is not a whistleblower, or a hero. He is a man who helps dictators make propaganda to embarrass his own country.

Which Federal Agency Controls Cybersecurity? The Answer May Surprise You.
April 16, 2014

How the infitration by a Russian criminal organizaion of Wyndham Hotels led to a major development in cybersecurity policy.

The Guardian and Washington Post Don't Deserve Pulitzers Just for Sparking a Debate
April 15, 2014

The Post's NSA coverage has been the opposite of insightful.

The U.S. Is About To Relinquish Control of the Internet's Address Book. That's a Big Deal.
March 15, 2014

The last year has been ugly, but the U.S. has been a basically good steward of the Internet. What follows may not be so good.

American Power Is Waning Because Washington Won't Stop Quarreling
March 10, 2014

The economy is a long-term problem, but that's not what prevents the U.S. from enacting its interests abroad.

Here's What International Law Says About Russia's Intervention in Ukraine
March 02, 2014

There are only 3 cases in which a nation can use force against another nation. Does this pass that test? 

Al Qaeda's Innovative Middle Managers
Fighting terrorism requires more than targeting leaders
February 10, 2014

Editor’s Note:  Terrorist groups typically rely on tried and true tactics such as shootings, bombings, and of course suicide attacks.

Obama's NSA Speech Wasn't an Apology. It Was a Clever Defense.
January 21, 2014

It was his best speech on national security, but it will not quell the controversies.

The NSA Report Is Incredibly Awkward for Obama
December 19, 2013

This presumably was not the report Obama was imagining when created the group.

The American Press Has Never Been More Free Than It Is Today
December 02, 2013

The U.S. government has never prosecuted a newspaper or journalist for publishing classified information, and in recent years even the theoretical legal possibility of doing so has evaporated. 

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