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Security by the Book - Oppose Any Foe: The Rise Of America's Special Operations Forces

by Jack Goldsmith, Mark Moyarvia Lawfare
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

The Hoover Institution hosted "Oppose Any Foe: The Rise of America's Special Operations Forces" on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm EST. 

Privacy & Power: A Transatlantic Dialogue In The Shadow Of The NSA-Affair

Security by the Book - Privacy & Power: A Transatlantic Dialogue In The Shadow Of The NSA-Affair

by Benjamin Wittes, Russell Miller, Ralf Poschervia Lawfare
Tuesday, April 18, 2017

The Hoover Institution's National Security, Technology and Law Working Group, along with Hoover's Washington, DC office discussed Privacy and Power:  A Transatlantic Dialogue in the Shadow of the NSA-Affair.  Benjamin Wittes (Hoover working group member and senior fellow at the Brookings Institution), Russell Miller (professor of law at Washington & Lee University School of Law) and Prof. Ralf Poscher (professor of law at  University of Freiberg) discussed fundamental differences in the way that Americans and Europeans approach the issues of privacy and intelligence-gathering.

The Way Of The Strangers: Encounters With The Islamic State

Security by the Book - The Way Of The Strangers: Encounters With The Islamic State

by Samuel Tadros, Graeme Woodvia Lawfare
Tuesday, March 28, 2017

The Hoover Institution's National Security, Technology and Law Working Group, along with Hoover's Washington, DC office held a discussion with author of The Way of StrangersGraeme WoodHoover working group member and senior fellow at the Brookings Institution Benjamin Wittes, along with Samuel Tadros, distinguished visiting fellow at the Hoover Institutioninterviewed Wood, who discussed his definitive, electrifying account of the strategy, psychology, and theology driving the Islamic State.

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.

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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.