Monday, May 9, 2011

Friday's Miscellany 05-06-2011

Afghanistan Analysts Network (AAN)

Afghanistan Research and Evaluation Unit (AREU)

American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS)

American Security Project (ASP)

Amnesty International

Arms Control Association

Army Combined Arms Center
·         Military Review, May-June 2011, v. 91 , no. 3
            o    The Year 2012: South Korea's Resumption of Wartime Operational Control
o    Maintaining the Combat Edge
o    Preparing Soldiers to Help Foreign Partners Meet 21st Century Challenges
o    The Fight for the Village: Southern Afghanistan, 2010
o    The Afghan Balance of Power and the Culture of Jihad
o    Two Tours in Afghanistan: Twenty Years and Two Armies Apart
o    Neuroscience for Combat Leaders: A Brain-Based Approach to Leading on the Modern Battlefield
o    Wartime Sourcing: Building Capability and Predictability through Continuity
o    Death from Above: UAVs and Losing Hearts and Minds
o    Economic Violence: It's Time to Change the Game
o    An Old Man's Thoughts on War and Peace

Army War College
·         Parameters, Winter 2010-11, v. 40, no. 4 (Anniversary edition)

Association of the United States Army

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies
·         The Alawites and Israel 

British American Security Information Council (BASIC)

·         Iraq Index: Tracking Reconstruction and Security in Post-Saddam Iraq [updated April 26, 2011] 

Canadian Army
o    Theorists versus Thinkers — Does it Matter?
o    Army News - Building the Army’s Intellectual Soul: The Evolution of the Fort Frontenac Library
o    The Rowley Report and the Canadian Army Staff College
o    Combatants in Afghanistan: What’s in a Name?
o    Making Strides at the Heart of the Insurgency
o    Canada’s Physical Fitness Standard for the Land Force: A Global Comparison
o    Gender Integration and Modern Military Forces: A Comparative Analysis
o    NightDriver Thermal Imaging: Filling a Capability Gap
o    “Our Steel Comrades” Canadians, Australians and Tanks at the Battle of Amiens
o    Biography - Major-General Frederic Franklin Worthington, CB, MC, MM, CD
o    The Operational Art—Definitions and Interpretations: Does Size Matter?
o    The Art of War - Peacekeeping in Cyprus

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Center for American Progress

Center for Security Policy

Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS)
       o    2G or Not 2G: Confronting Corruption in India

Center for Naval Analyses (CNA)

Centre for European Reform

Century Foundation

Combating Terrorism Center (CTC)

Committee to Protect Journalists
        ·        The 10 Tools of Online Oppressors

Congress. House. Energy and Commerce Committee

Congress. House. Foreign Affairs Committee
·         Hearings
            o    Overview of Security Issues in Europe and Eurasia [May 4, 2011]
o    Shifting Sands: Political Transitions in the Middle East, Part 2 [May 5, 2011]

Congress. House. Homeland Security Committee

Congress. House. Judiciary Committee
·         Permanent Provisions of the Patriot Act [full hearing]
·         Reauthorization of the Patriot Act [full hearing] 

Congress. House. Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Congress. Senate. Armed Services Committee

Congress. Senate. Foreign Relations Committee

Congress. Senate. Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
Defense Logistics Agency (DLA)

Defense Science Board (DSB)

Department of Defense (DOD)
·         Demise of Osama bin Laden 

Department of Homeland Security Inspector General

Department of the Navy, Chief Information Officer

East-West Center

Egmont Institute Royal Institute for International Relations

European Policy Centre


Feinstein International Center

Foreign Policy

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

Freedom House
·         Freedom of the Press 2011 

Government Accountability Office (GAO)

Heritage Foundation

Human Rights Watch

Information Security Oversight Office (ISOO)
·         Fiscal Year 2010 Cost Report

Initiative for Peacebuilding

Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (ISDA)
·         al Qaeda: Beyond Osama-bin Laden 
Institute for Security Studies

Institute for Social Policy and Understanding

Institute for Strategic, Political, Security and Economic Consultancy

Institute for the Study of War

International Crisis Group

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

International Relations and Security Network

Jamestown Foundation
o    2010 Census Exposes Fault Lines in China's Demographic Shifts
o    China's Policy Impasse: The Case of the "Green GDP" Initiative
o    China and the Philippines: Implications of the Reed Bank Incident
o    An Initial Assessment of China's J-20 Stealth Fighter

Joint Chiefs of Staff

Lexington Institute

Lowy Institute

MIT International Review


Monterey Institute of International Studies

National Academies Press

National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START)

National Military Intelligence Association (NMIA)
o    Treasure Trove or Trouble: Cyber-Enabled Intelligence and International Politics

National Security Agency (NSA)

National Security Archive
·         The Osama Bin Laden File 
·         Pakistan's Bin Laden Policy 

Nautilus Institute for Security and Sustainability

Observer Research Foundation

Peace Research Institute

Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI)
o    PoC 101: A Basic Guide to the Protection of Civilians
o    Women, Peace, and Security: Toward a U.S. Action Plan
o    Learning from the Other End of the Spectrum:
o    Lessons from the Peace Corps Applicable to Stability Operations by Lieutenant Colonel
o    Mass Atrocity Response Operations (MARO) Workshop Report
o    2011 Army Stability Operations Stakeholders Conference
o    SOLLIMS Update, Stability Operations Lessons Learned & Information Management System

Peterson Institute for International Economics

Pew Global Attitudes Project

Pew Research Center for the People & the Press

Portuguese Institute of International Relations and Security
·         Cape Verde: A New Path Based on Old Ground? [IPRIS Viewpoints 53]
·         IPRIS Maghreb Review no. 9, March 2011
            o    Cédric Jourde, "Mauritania 2010: Between Individual Willpower and Institutional Inertia"
o    Timeline of Events

Project 2049 Institute

Project on Defense Alternatives

·         The Al-Qa’ida Threat in Pakistan [testimony] 

Refugees International

Royal United Services Institute

Save the Children
·         Mothers' Index 2011 

Security Council Report

Small Wars Journal

Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR)

Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction (SIGIR)

Stanley Foundation

Stimson Center

Strategic Studies Institute (SSI)

UK Defence Committee


US Peace Institute (USIP)


Washington Institute for Near East Policy

White House

Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars