All media mentions

Wed, Jan 13, 2021

Rodriguez writes in ARMY Magazine on defense reform

Forward Defense Senior Advisor Stephen Rodriguez writes in ARMY, the magazine of the Association of the US Army (AUSA), on the need for defense reform.

In the News by Atlantic Council

Defense Policy National Security

Wed, Jan 13, 2021

Ashford in None of the Above: Countries in Glass Houses

On January 13, Emma Ashford participated in episode 12 of the Eurasia Group Foundation’s podcast None of the Above, hosted by Mark Hannah. During this episode, titled “Countries in Glass Houses”, Emma discussed US foreign policy in the wake of the storming of the capital, arguing that “America must first shore up its ability to […]

In the News by Atlantic Council

National Security Politics & Diplomacy

Tue, Jan 12, 2021

Ashford in BBC Mundo: “Uno de los grandes problemas es la idea de que Estados Unidos es un país excepcional”

On January 12, Emma Ashford was interviewed by BBC Mundo, where she made the argument that an issue plaguing US policymaking was the persistent belief that the US is exceptional. More about our expert

In the News by Atlantic Council

Politics & Diplomacy Spanish

Tue, Jan 12, 2021

Borghard in Power Problems: Shining a light on the SolarWinds hack

On January 12, Erica Borghard participated in the Cato Institute’s Power Problems new podcast episode titled “Shining a Light on the SolarWinds Hack” hosted by John Glaseron and featuring Brandon Valeriano. Erica discussed the SolarWinds breach and how to understand the incident in light of the US cyber strategy and policy. “Did Russia commit a cyber […]

In the News by Atlantic Council

Cybersecurity Defense Policy

Mon, Jan 11, 2021

Cole’s “Ghost Fleet” featured in Task & Purpose’s list of military movie ideas

On January 11, Forward Defense nonresident senior fellow August Cole was featured in an article in Task & Purpose on new ideas for military movies.

In the News by Atlantic Council

Media Security & Defense

Mon, Jan 11, 2021

Busch in The Hill: The promise of AfCFTA

Marc Busch writes that the African Continental Free Trade Area offers an ambitious promise but needs substantially more work to achieve success and importantly complement the WTO.

In the News by Marc L. Busch

Africa Economy & Business

Sun, Jan 10, 2021

Ashford quoted in The Atlantic: How can the United States spread democracy or act as an example for others if it barely has a functioning democracy at home?

On January 10, Emma Ashford’s was quoted in Thomas Wright’s article in The Atlantic entitled “The U.S. Must Now Repair Democracy at Home and Abroad.” More about our expert

In the News by Atlantic Council

Democratic Transitions Political Reform

Sun, Jan 10, 2021

Warrick interviewed on Government Matters on security risks of Capitol attack

Forward Defense and Hariri Center non-resident senior fellow Thomas Warrick was interviewed on “Government Matters” on the security implications of the January 6th attack on the United States Capitol.

Future of DHS by Atlantic Council

Crisis Management Cybersecurity

Sun, Jan 10, 2021

Cole’s “Burn In” named to best sci-fi of 2020 list by Polyon

Polygon, a video game publication, named Burn In, co-authored by Forward Defense non-resident senior fellow August Cole, to its top sci-fi and fantasy books of 2020. Burn In is a thriller at the intersection of robotics, artificial intelligence, and security.

In the News by Atlantic Council

Defense Technologies Drones

Sat, Jan 9, 2021

Ashford quoted in Bloomberg: Ambitious foreign-policy goals are completely out of step with the realities of the country’s domestic political and economic dysfunction

On January 9, Emma Ashford’s was quoted in Hal Brands’ article in Bloomberg entitled “Turning its back on the world won’t help America heal”. The article referred to Emma’s blog published following the attack on the Capitol in Foreign Policy on January 7, entitled “America can’t promote democracy abroad. It can’t even protect it at […]

In the News by Atlantic Council

Democratic Transitions Political Reform
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