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Tim Maurer's new book, Cyber Mercenaries

A Discussion Of Tim Maurer's New Book: Cyber Mercenaries

interview with Tim Maurervia Lawfare
Monday, April 9, 2018

Tim Maurer discusses his new book, Cyber Mercenaries: The State, Hackers and Power, an exploration of the intersection between cyberspace and geopolitics.

Security By The Book - A Discussion With Niall Ferguson On The Square And The Tower

interview with Jack Goldsmith, Niall Fergusonvia Lawfare
Monday, March 19, 2018

Hoover Institution fellows Jack Goldsmith and Niall Ferguson sit down for a discussion on the history of social networks.

Security By The Book - Featuring Amy Chua

interview with Jack Goldsmith, Amy Chuavia Lawfare
Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Jack Goldsmith interviews Amy Chua concerning her recent book Political Tribes.

Security by the Book - Max Boot's New Book, The Road Not Taken

interview with Max Boot, Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

The Hoover Institution hosted "Security by the Book: Max Boot's new book, 'The Road Not Taken,'" on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm EST.

Listening In: Cybersecurity In An Insecure Age

Security By The Book - Listening In: Cybersecurity In An Insecure Age With Benjamin Wittes

interview with Benjamin Wittes, Susan Landauvia Lawfare
Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Benjamin Wittes, cochair of the Hoover Institution's Working Group on National Security, Technology, and Law, joined author Susan Landau, author of Listening In: Cybersecurity in an Insecure Age, for a book discussion. 

The Internationalists: How a Radical Plan to Outlaw War Remade the World

Security by the Book - The Internationalists: How A Radical Plan To Outlaw War Remade The World

interview with Jack Goldsmith, Oona A. Hathaway, Scott Shapirovia Lawfare
Monday, September 11, 2017

The Hoover Institution hosted "The Internationalists: How a Radical Plan to Outlaw War Remade the World" on Monday, September 11, 2017 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm EST.

Security by the Book - Destined For War: Can America And China Escape Thucydides's Trap?

by Jack Goldsmith, Graham Allisonvia Lawfare
Wednesday, July 12, 2017

The Hoover Institution hosted "Destined for War: Can America and China Escape Thucydides's Trap?" on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm EST.

Security by the Book - The Ideas Industry: How Pessimists, Partisans, And Plutocrats Are Transforming The Marketplace Of Ideas

by Jack Goldsmith, Daniel W. Dreznervia Lawfare
Thursday, June 15, 2017

The Hoover Institution hosted "The Ideas Industry: How Pessimists, Partisans, and Plutocrats are Transforming the Marketplace of Ideas" on Thursday, June 15, 2017 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm EST.

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.

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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.