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How America Lost Its Secrets: Edward Snowden, the Man and the Theft by Edward Epstein

How America Lost Its Secrets

by Benjamin Wittes, Edward Epsteinvia Lawfare
Thursday, February 2, 2017

The Hoover Institution hosts a discussion on "How America Lost its Secrets" with author Edward Epstein on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 from 5:00pm - 7:0pm EST. 

The Drone Memos

by Jack Goldsmith, Jameel Jaffervia Lawfare
Monday, January 9, 2017

The Hoover Institution hosted "The Drone Memos" on Monday, January 9, 2017 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm EST.

Company Confessions: Secrets, Memoirs, And The CIA

by Jack Goldsmith, Christopher Moranvia Lawfare
Wednesday, December 7, 2016

The Hoover Institution hosts "Company Confessions: Secrets, Memoirs, and the CIA" on Wednesday, December 7, 2016 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm EST. 

Security by the Book - Soldiers on the Homefront: The Domestic Role of the American Military

by Benjamin Wittes, William C. Banksvia Lawfare
Monday, November 14, 2016

The Hoover Institution hosted "Soldiers on the Homefront: The Domestic Role of the American Military" on Monday, November 14, 2016 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm. 

Security by the Book - The President's Book Of Secrets: The Untold Story Of Intelligence Briefings To America's Presidents From Kennedy To Obama

by Jack Goldsmith, David Priessvia Lawfare
Thursday, October 13, 2016

The Hoover Institution hosts "The President's Book of Secrets: The Untold Story of Intelligence Briefings to America's Presidents from Kennedy to Obama" on Thursday, October 13, 2016 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm. 

Security by the Book - How Everything Became War And The Military Became Everything: Tales From The Pentagon

by Benjamin Wittes, Rosa Brooksvia Lawfare
Wednesday, September 28, 2016

The Hoover Institution hosts "How Everything Became War And The Military Became Everything: Tales From The Pentagon" on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm.


The Security by the Book podcast series features monthly interviews with authors of important, new national security-oriented books and publications.

Interviews are conducted by Jack Goldsmith or Benjamin Wittes, the cochairs of Hoover’s Working Group on National Security, Technology, and Law, and take place before a live audience.