Task Forces and Working Groups
Task Forces and Working Groups
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Jean Perkins Task Force on National Security and Law: Op-eds and Articles

November 22, 2013 | Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)

A Foreign Policy for the Future

November 13, 2013 | New Republic

Jack Goldsmith: Journalists Are Too Thin-Skinned

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November 8, 2013 | Omaha World-Herald

NSA Must Resolve Image Problem

In the wake of Edward Snowden’s ongoing revelations about U.S. surveillance programs, the National Security Agency is facing the worst crisis in its 60-year history.
November 3, 2013 | Wall Street Journal

Killer Robots and the Laws of War

October 31, 2013 | Los Angeles Times

The NSA's Image Problem

In the wake of Edward Snowden 's ongoing revelations about U.S. surveillance programs, the National Security Agency is facing the worst crisis in its 60-year history. Today, too many Americans mistakenly believe the NSA is listening to their phone calls and reading their emails. But misperception is only part of the agency's problem. In an Oct. 5-7 YouGov national poll we commissioned, we also found the more that Americans understand the NSA's activities, the less they support the agency.
October 29, 2013 | Wall Street Journal

Book Review: 'Treasury's War,' by Juan Zarate

August 31, 2013 | New York Times

What Happened to the Rule of Law?

The United Nations Charter has been violated more than times than it has been followed.
June 13, 2013 | Advancing a Free Society

The Briefing: Capture Over Kill? – The President’s Counterterrorism Speech and the Detention Conundrum

May 23, 2013 | Foreign Affairs

Obama Passes the Buck

May 23, 2013 | Commentary

The Case for Drones