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'Green News Report' - March 18, 2014

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Secret federal memo warns entire nationwide electric grid...
Asia and Air Security

Asia and Air Security

As has unfortunately been the case in the past, it is now taking such a tragedy to focus minds, governments, and budgets, on the problem....

Specter of Terrorism Rises from Missing MH 370

Malaysian officials said Monday that police were investigating flight crew, cabin crew, a lone and independent jet engineer, and all passengers...

What Israeli Airport Security Can Teach the World

If more airport authorities were to adopt Ben Gurion's approach, surely it would be more difficult for those intending to do harm to succeed....

The Trial of Bin Laden's Son-in-Law and Why Not to Torture a Terrorist

To an American observer, that may sound astonishing. Why would he just confess? In fact, that happens all the time in these cases. The...

Snowden's Lawyer: Forget About Orwell, Worry About Kafka

"All of this stuff was classified. Not just classified; it was classified at the highest level. These were the secrets that the government...
Feinstein v. the CIA: A Moment of Truth

Feinstein v. the CIA: A Moment of Truth

It was a truly historic moment on Tuesday when Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Dianne Feinstein took to the Senate floor to warn that...

FGM Is an Act of Terrorism -- Not an Act of Islam

03. 7.2014
Extremists ascribing to Islam and anti-Islam extremists may passionately hate each other -- but both agree on much. One such myth both...

Let Americans Never Have to Ask Ourselves, 'Who Lost Egypt?'

03. 7.2014
If Americans are still interested in playing a major role in the Middle East, or even just the Gulf region, strong relations with Egypt...

Weapons of Mass Construction: Reading, Writing, Arithmetic

03. 6.2014
[This week every year Graduation Day reverberates through the Klong Toey slums of Bangkok, Thailand for hundreds of poor students (nearly...

Pentagon Calls Climate Change Impacts 'Threat Multipliers,' Could Enable Terrorism

03. 6.2014
The U.S. Department of Defense released the 2014 version of its Quadrennial Defense Review (QDR) Tuesday, declaring the threat of climate...

China's Own '9/11'?

03. 5.2014
Western China's peaceful and sustainable development has major implications for social stability in China and global security.

Warming Up to Future Drivers of Terrorism: Climate Change and its Impact on Militant Extremism

03. 4.2014
Changing environments exacerbate the social and economic conditions that provoke violence and provide fertile ground for militant recruitment....

Local Community Initiatives to Prevent Emergence of Terrorism in Africa

03. 3.2014
Africa is becoming a niche for armed group terrorist organizations and drug cartel recruiters. Its disillusioned and disenfranchised youth...