Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Friday's Miscellany 11-27-2020

 38 North

 Air Force Research Institute (AFRI)

  • Strategic Studies Quarterly, Winter 2020, v. 14, no. 4  
    • On the Future of Air and Space Power
    • Space: New Threats, New Service, New Frontier
    • Poison, Persistence, and Cascade Effects: AI and Cyber Conflict
    • Nuclear-Armed Hypersonic Weapons and Nuclear Deterrence
    • Space Traffic Management in the New Space Age
    • Missing: Legal Frameworks for Chemical Security
    • Nuclear-Weapons-Free Zones and Contemporary Arms Control

 Air University Press

  • Journal of Indo-Pacific Affairs, Winter 2020, v. 3, no. 4
    • 戰略競爭?—Strategic Competition?
    • Risks and Benefits of Autonomous Weapon Systems: Perceptions among Future Australian Defence Force Officers
    • India and the Quadrilateral Forum as a Means of US Deterrence in the Indo-Pacific
    • Japan Cancels Aegis Ashore: Reasons, Consequences, and International Implications
    • Lassoing the Haboob: Countering Jama'at Nasr al-Islam wal Muslimin in Mali, Part I
    • Lassoing the Haboob: Countering Jama'at Nasr al-Islam wal Muslimin in Mali, Part II
    • A Peacekeeping Mission in Afghanistan: Pipedream or Path to Stability?
    • Path to Nuclear Weapons: Balancing Deterrence, Preemption, and Defense for South Korea
    • Stout Pilots and Aircraft: Air Transport in the 1944 Burma–India Campaigns
    • Penetrating Artificial Intelligence–enhanced Antiaccess/Area Denial: A Challenge for Tomorrow’s Pacific Air Forces
    • Indonesia: Lessons for the US–China Geo-economic Competition
    • Sticks and Stones: Nuclear Deterrence and Conventional Conflict
    • A War by Words: Language and Cultural Understanding in the Age of Information Warfare
    • Space Entanglements: The India–Pakistan Rivalry and a US–China Security Dilemma

 Amnesty International

 Association of Former Intelligence Officers (AFIO)

  • The Intelligencer, Journal of US Intelligence Studies, v. 26, no. 2 (Spring 2021)
    • Reassessing Edward Snowden: Whistleblower, Traitor, or Spy? [open access article]

 Atlantic Council

 Australia Department of Defence

 Barcelona Centre for International Affairs (CIDOB)

 Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic Studies (BESA)

 Blair Institute for Global Change



Canadian Global Affairs Institute (CGAI)

 Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

 CATO Institute

 Center for American Progress (CAP)

 Center for Global Development

 Center for International Policy

 Center for Naval Analyses (CNA)

 Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)

 Center on Law, Ethics and National Security

 Centre for European Reform (CER)

 Centre for Research and Evidence on Security Threats (CREST)

 Chicago Council on Global Affairs

 China Aerospace Studies Institute (CASI)

 Clingendael - Netherlands Institute of International Relations

 Cluster Munition Coalition

 College of Europe

 Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)

 Counter Extremism Project

 Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies

 Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS)

 Department of Defense (DOD)

 Department of Defense, Office of Inspector General (DODIG)

 Department of Homeland Security Inspector General

  • OIG-21-11  TSA Needs to Improve Management of the Quiet Skies Program (REDACTED)

 Department of State

 Department of State Office of the Inspector General

 Department of the Navy (DoN)

 East-West Center

 Economic Research Forum

 Egmont Institute

 Elliot School of International Affairs - Central Asia Program

 European Commission

 European Council on Foreign Relations

 European Network for Economic and Fiscal Policy Research (EconPol)

 European Parliament

European Policy Centre (EPC)

 European Union

 European Union Agency for Cybersecurity (ENISA)

 Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI)

 Foundation for Defense of Democracies (FDD)

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

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

 German Institute for International and Security Affairs (GIISA)

 Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime

 Government Accountability Office (GAO

  • 5G Wireless: Capabilities and Challenges for an Evolving Network GAO-21-26SP
  • Consumer Privacy: Better Disclosures Needed on Information Sharing by Banks and Credit Unions GAO-21-36
  • Disaster Response: Agencies Should Assess Contracting Workforce Needs and Purchase Card Fraud Risk GAO-21-42
  • Federal Contracting: Actions Needed to Improve Department of Labor's Enforcement of Service Worker Wage Protections GAO-21-11
  • Reagan National Airport: Information on Effects of Federal Statute Limiting Long-Distance Flights GAO-21-176  
  • Southwest Border: Information on Federal Agencies' Process for Acquiring Private Land for Barriers GAO-21-114

 Global Network on Extremism & Technology (GNET)


 Hague Centre for Strategic Studies  (HCSS)


 Henry Jackson Society

 Hoover's China Leadership Monitor

 Hoover Institution

 Human Rights Watch

 Information Technology & Innovation Foundation (ITIF)

 Institute for Defence Studies & Analyses (IDSA)

 Institute for International and Strategic Affairs (IRIS)

 Institute for National Strategic Studies

 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 of Development Studies (IDS)

 Institute of International Affairs (Istituto Affari Internazionali)

 International Centre for Counter-Terrorism (ICCT)

  • ICCT Journal Special Edition: Evolutions in Counter-Terrorism
    • Volume I: Reflections from the Past Decade  
      • Why Communication and Performance are Key in Countering Terrorism
      • The Foreign Fighters Phenomenon in the European Union: Profiles, Threats and Policies
      • The Turner Legacy: The Storied Origins and Enduring Impact of White Nationalism’s Deadly Bible
      • The Practitioner’s Guide to the Galaxy – A Comparison of Risk Assessment Tools for Violent Extremism
      • Re-Offending by Released Terrorist Prisoners: Separating Hype from Reality
    • Volume II: Contemporary Developments
      • Incel Radical Milieu and External Locus of Control
      • The Islamic State’s Global Insurgency and its Counterstrategy Implications
      • Funding in Place: Local Financing Trends Behind Today’s Global Terrorist Threat
      • Community and Gender in Counter-Terrorism Policy: Challenges and Opportunities for Transferability Across the Evolving Threat Landscape
      • Normalisation, party politics and vigilantism: Why the next terrorist wave will not be right-wing extremist
  • Handbook of Terrorism Prevention and Preparedness
    • Part I: Lessons for Terrorism Prevention from Literature in Related Fields
      • Chapter 1: Introduction: Purpose and Organization of the Handbook
      • Chapter 2: Terrorism Prevention: Conceptual Issues (Definitions, Typologies and Theories)
      • Chapter 3: A Criminological Approach to Preventing Terrorism: Situational Crime Prevention and the Crime Prevention Literature
      • Chapter 4: De-Exceptionalizing the Terrorist Phenomenon: Lessons and Concepts from Conflict Prevention and Transformation
      • Chapter 5: Contributions from the Military Counterinsurgency Literature for the Prevention of Terrorism
      • Chapter 6: ‘Killing Them to Save Us’: Lessons from Politicide for Preventing and Countering Terrorism

 International Centre for Defence and Security (ICDS)

International Crisis Group

 International Military Council on Climate and Security (IMCCS)

International Peace Institute (IPI)

 Italian Institute for International Political Studies

Marine Corps University Press

 Marine Corps University Middle East Studies

 Middle East Institute (MEI)

Migration Policy Institute (MPI)

Mineta Transportation Institute (MTI)


 Modern War Institute (MWI)

National Academies Press

 National Bureau of Asian Research

National Security Archive

 NATO Defense College

Observer Research Foundation

 Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)

 Our World in Data

Oxford Research Group

 Palm Center

 Peace Research Institute of Frankfurt (PRIF/HSFK)

 Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)

 Pew Research Center Global Attitudes & Trends

 Pew Research Center Journalism & Media

Policy Exchange

Polish Institute of International Affairs

 Political Economy Research Institute (PERI)


 Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)

S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies

 Small Wars Journal

 South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA)

 Stimson Center

 Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI)

Sudd Institute


 UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP)

 UN Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR)

 UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)

 UN Women

Vision of Humanity

 Washington Institute for Near East Policy

 Wilson Center

World Bank

 World Economic Forum