How will the US and the Allies Meet the Challenge of Shifting from Slow-Mo to High Intensity Combat Operations?

The PRC’s Message to President Trump

By Danny Lam

The PRC can get what they want without firing a shot by exploiting America’s allies.

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NATO Modernizes Command Structure: Shaping a More Effective Deterrent Capability

By SLD Team

NATO is modernizing its command structure to enhance deterrence in Europe.

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Bitcoin “Mining” in a Time of War: A Research Paper

By Ed Timperlake

National security organizations and warfighters may someday have a very proven secure way essentially to “buy” access to highly classified information being stored in a protected Combat Cloud.

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China Asserts Its Role in Rewriting the Global Rules

By Colin Clark

Will the rest of the world enjoy the Chinese holiday or will it pine for the good old days of the Pax Americana?

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North Atlantic and Nordic Defense: Dealing with the Russian Challenge

By Robbin Laird

This Second Line of Defense Special Report deals with innovations in North Atlantic and Nordic defense to deal with the evolving Russian challenge.

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North Korean Crisis and the Trump-Trudeau Meeting

By Danny Lam

The schism between the Trump Administration and Trudeau Government on the DPRK threat cannot be more sharp.  And it is not just about the United States, it is a growing consensus among the liberal democracies in the Pacific on the nature of the threat as well.

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