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Speaking the Law: Chapter 2

by Kenneth Anderson, Benjamin Wittesvia Analysis
Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Anderson and Wittes evaluate the legal framework the government has described: Where is it strong? Where is it weak? Where does it need further development?

Speaking the Law: Chapter 1

by Kenneth Anderson, Benjamin Wittesvia Analysis
Wednesday, March 20, 2013

The first chapter gives an account of what the administration has actually said across a range of critical national security legal questions.

Speaking the Law: Introduction

by Kenneth Anderson, Benjamin Wittesvia Analysis
Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Anderson and Wittes offer an overview of the book and describe the Obama administration's extraordinary series of speeches on national security legal issues.

Emerging Threats:Cybersecurity and Public Goods: The Public/Private “Partnership”

by Paul Rosenzweigvia Analysis
Thursday, January 19, 2012

Cyber security cooperation between the federal government and the private sector is essential, yet our cyber systems are particularly vulnerable to attack.

Emerging Threats:To Confront Cyber Threats, We must Rethink the Law of Armed Conflict

by Jeremy Rabkin, Ariel Rabkinvia Analysis
Thursday, January 19, 2012

Deliberate attacks on websites and computer networks, so-called cyber attacks, are part of life on the Internet, with some foreign governments encouraging, assisting, or directing such attacks.

Emerging Threats: Secrecy, Leaks, and Selective Prosecution

by Gabriel Schoenfeldvia Analysis
Thursday, January 19, 2012

The safety of our country depends, in no small part, on our government's ability to keep national security secrets.

American Education in 2030: Curriculum Then and Now

by Grover J. Whitehurstvia Analysis
Tuesday, May 25, 2010

In 2030 curriculum is at the fore of education rather than serving as it did 20 years ago in the shadow of reform efforts involving teacher performance, choice, standards and accountability, and school governance. 

American Education in 2030: Classroom Teaching in 2030

by Daniel T. Willinghamvia Analysis
Tuesday, May 25, 2010

It seems self-evident that we can improve schooling if we tune education to the students' minds. But what about teachers?

American Education in 2030: Equality and Technology

by John E. Chubbvia Analysis
Tuesday, May 25, 2010

The achievement gap is not quite a thing of the past in 2030. 

American Education in 2030: Time Spent on Learning

by Tom Lovelessvia Analysis
Tuesday, May 25, 2010

American students devote more time to learning in 2030 than at any other time in history. 

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