Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Friday's Miscellany 09-20-2019

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American Enterprise Institute

American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS)

Amnesty International

Anti-Defamation League (ADL)

Arms Control Association

Army Center of Military History
·         Army History Magazine, Fall 2019, no. 113
o    “The Best Substitute” U.S. Army Low-Mountain Training in the Blue Ridge and Allegheny Mountains, 1943–1944
o    Yank Magazine Cartoons
o    Pershing's “Open Warfare” Doctrine in the Light of American Military History

Army War College
·         Parameters, Autumn 2019, no. 49, no. 3
o    Learning Lessons from Afghanistan: Two Imperatives
o    Afghanistan's Lessons: Part I
o    NATO’s Lessons
o    Canada's Lessons
o    The Netherlands’ Lessons
o    France's Lessons
o    Matthew Ridgway and the Battle of the Bulge
o    “Slap Heard around the World”: George Patton and Shell Shock

Asan Institute for Policy Studies

ASUA Institute of Land Warfare

Atlantic Council

Austrian Institute for European and Security Policy (AIES)

Baker Institute for Public Policy

Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies (BESA)

Belfer Center

Bipartisan Policy Center

Bonn International Center for Conversion (BICC)


Brown University Watson Institute Costs of War Project


Bündnis Entwicklung Hilft
·         2019 World Risk Report

Bureau of Justice Statistics
·         Criminal Victimization, 2018

Canadian Global Affairs Institute (CGAI)

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
·         The Last Nuclear Arms Treaty

CATO Institute

Center for a New American Security (CNAS)

Center for Countering Digital Hate

Center for Global Development

Center for Security Studies, Georgetown University
·         Georgetown Security Studies Review, August 2019, v. 7, no. 2
o    Understanding Turkey’s National Security Priorities in Syria
o    Pursuit of an Ethnostate: Political Culture and Violence  in the Pacific Northwest
o    Learn to Live With It: The Necessary, But Insufficient,  State Counterterrorism Approach
o    “I’m As Mad as Hell and I’m Not Gonna Take This Anymore:” Evaluating the Threat Posed by White Supremacist Extremism  in the United States

Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
·         Energy Spheres of Influence
·         The WTO at a Crossroad

Center on Global Energy Policy
·         2019 Guide to Chinese Climate Policy  

Centre for European Reform (CER)

Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Chatham House

Chicago Council on Global Affairs

College of Europe

Congress. House. Armed Services Committee

Congress. House. Budget Committee

Congress. House. Energy & Commerce Committee

Congress. House. Foreign Affairs Committee

Congress. House. Homeland Security Committee

Congress. House. Judiciary Committee

Congress. House. Select Committee on Climate Change

Congress. Joint Economic Committee

Congress. Senate. Armed Services Committee

Congress. Senate. Commerce, Science, & Transportation Committee

Congress. Senate. Foreign Relations Committee

Congress. Senate. Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Committee
·         The True Cost of Government Shutdowns [staff report]

Congress. Senate. Climate Change Task Force

Congressional Budget Office (CBO)

Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)

Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS)

Defense of Democracies (FDD)

Department of Defense (DOD)

Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

East West Center

Economic Research Forum

Enough Project

Egmont Institute

European Policy Centre
·         Brexit: How Was It for You?

European Strategic Intelligence and Security Center (ESISC)

European Union Agency for Network and Information Security (ENISA)

European Union Institute for Security Studies (EUISS)

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
·         FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, September 2019
o    Moral Injury in Police Work
o    Open Door, Empty Chair
o    Recognizing Your Organization’s Culture

Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Financial Action Task Force (FATF)

Finnish Institute of International Affairs (FIIA)

Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)
·         Hong Kong’s Summer of Discontent

Foundation for International Development Study and Research (FERDI)

Foundation for Strategic Research (Fondation pour la Recherche Stratégique)
·         On Cyber and War

French Institute of International Relations (Institut Français des Relations Internationales)

George Washington University Program on Extremism
·         The Internet Police
·         Terrorist Use of the Internet

German Council on Foreign Relations (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Auswärtige Politik e. V.)

German Development Institute

German Marshall Fund of the United States
·         Reassessing 1989 

Global Public Policy Institute (GPPI)

Global Preparedness Monitoring Board (GPMB)
·         Thematic Reports


Government Accountability Office (GAO)
·         Commercial Aviation: Information on Passenger Assaults against Airline Customer Service Agents at Airports GAO-19-683
·         Disaster Response: FEMA and the American Red Cross Need to Ensure Key Mass Care Organizations are Included in Coordination and Planning GAO-19-526
·         Disaster Response: HHS Should Address Deficiencies Highlighted by Recent Hurricanes in the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico GAO-19-592
·         DOD Education Benefits: Data on Officer Participation in and Views on Proposed Changes to the Tuition Assistance Program GAO-19-699R
·         Science & Tech Spotlight: Blockchain & Distributed Ledger Technologies GAO-19-704SP
·         Science & Tech Spotlight: Hypersonic Weapons GAO-19-705SP
·         Science & Tech Spotlight: Opioid Vaccines GAO-19-706SP
·         Science & Tech Spotlight: Probabilistic Genotyping Software GAO-19-707SP
·         VA Health Care: Actions Needed to Improve Family Caregiver Program GAO-19-618

Heritage Foundation

Human Rights Watch

Hoover Institution
·         Rising Policy Uncertainty 

Households in Conflict Network
·         The Human Capital Peace Dividend 
·         Third-Party Diplomacy 

Hybrid CoE

Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology (ICIT)

Institute for National Security Studies (INSS - Israel)

Institute for Security & Development Policy (ISDP)

Institute for Security Studies [Africa]

Institute for Strategic Dialogue

Institute for Strategic, Political, Security and Economic Consultancy (ISPSW)

Institute for the Study of War
·         Russia in Review: Putin's Deepening Dictatorship
·         Syria Situation Report: August 21 - September 10, 2019

Institute of International Affairs (Istituto Affari Internazionali)

Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)

International Centre for Counter-Terrorism (ICCT)

International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation (ICSR)

International Crisis Group
·         Venezuela’s Military Enigma

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

International Peace Institute (IPI)

Italian Institute for International Political Studies

Jamestown Foundation
·         Terrorism Monitor, September 20, 2019, v. 17, no. 18
o    Cairo’s Struggle to Contain North Sinai Militancy
o    Insurgent Violence and Growing  Russian Involvement: The Tense  Elections in Mozambique
o    Baluch Raji Ajohi Sangar: Emergence of a New Baluch Separatist Alliance

Justice Research and Statistics Association (JRSA)

Law Library of Congress

Marine Corps History Division
·         Marine Corps History Magazine, Summer  2019, v. 5, no. 1
o    Beyond McClellan and Metcalf:  Staff History in the U.S. Marine Corps
o    Documenting Marine Corps History through the Spoken Word
o    The History Division and Change in the Marine Corps: A Historiography
o    An Archive for the Marine Corps
o    Keepers of Odd Knowledge: History and Functions of the Historical Reference Branch
o    “Record the Things that Were Well Done”: The Creation of American Service Branch History Offices in the Wake of the Great War
o    “Why Shouldn’t the Marine Corps Have a Museum of Its Own?”
o    Portal to Marine Corps History: Observations of a Civilian Historian

Middle East Institute


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

National Gang Center

National Institute for Defense Studies (NIDS)

National Security Archive
·         The Vela Flash: Forty Years Ago

NATO Defense College

NATO Strategic Communications Centre of Excellence

Naval War College
·         International Law Studies, v. 95, no. 1
o    Armed Groups and the Protection of Health Care
o    Classification of Cyber Capabilities and Operations as Weapons, Means, or Methods of Warfare
o    Beyond Geneva: Detainee Review Processes in Non-International Armed Conflict—A U.S. Perspective
o    Medical Care in Urban Conflict
o    Humanitarian Logic and the Law of Siege: A Study of the Oxford Guidance on Relief Actions
o    Marine Insurance Prohibitions in Contemporary Economic Warfare
o    Maritime Autonomous Vehicles within the International Law Framework to Enhance Maritime Security
o    The Legal Fog of an Illusion: Three Reflections on "Organization" and "Intensity" as Criteria for the Temporal Scope of the Law of Non-International Armed Conflict
o    Indeterminacy in the Law of Armed Conflict

New America

Observer Research Foundation

Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)
·         Anti-Semitic Hate Crimes
·         Basics of Rehabilitation Psychology: Overcoming the Consequences of Crisis
o    Volume 1
o    Volume 2
o    Volume 3

Oxford Research Group

Pew Research Center U.S. Politics & Policy

Policy Exchange
·         Eroding the Free Press

Political Economy Research Institute (PERI)

Project on Middle East Democracy (POMED)

·         Climate Change and U.S. Security in the Arctic [testimony]

Royal Australian Air Force Air Power Development Centre
·         At the Critical Juncture (2nd ed.)

Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)

S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
·         Counter Terrorist Trends and Analysis (CTTA), September 2019, v. 11, no. 7
o    The IS Threat in Indonesia
o    Nexus Between Charities and Terrorist Financing in Indonesia
o    IS' Determination to Stay Relevant and Visible in Malaysia
o    Philippines' Foreign Fighter Phenomenon

Small Wars Journal

Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR)
·         SIGAR-19-58-LL Reintegration of Ex-Combatants: Lessons from the U.S. Experience in Afghanistan
·         SIGAR-19-58-LL (interactive) Reintegration of Ex-Combatants: Lessons from the U.S. Experience in Afghanistan
·         SIGAR-19-59-SP Afghan Children Read Program: Books Distributed Were Received And Used But Problems Existed With Printing, Distribution, And Warehousing
·         SIGAR 19-60-AR USACE's Local National Quality Assurance Program: USACE Used Qualified Personnel to Monitor Construction in Afghanistan and Is Taking Steps to Improve Contractor Reporting

Stimson Center

Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI)

The Sentry

Transnational Institute (TNI)

Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse (TRAC)

US Commission on Civil Rights

US Institute of Peace (USIP)
·         Syria Study Group Final Report

Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA)

Washington Institute for Near East Policy

White House

Wilson Center