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Research Fellow Andrew Stravers publishes new article in War on the Rocks

Mar 13, 2019

Stravers explores how presidential emergency declarations affect separation of powers in his latest commentary piece for War on the Rocks. 

New Horns of a Dilemma Podcast: Empire of Dominoes: Britain, Southeast Asian Anticommunism and U.S. Hegemony

Mar 11, 2019

In this episode of Horns of a Dilemma, Wen-Qing Ngoei, assistant professor of history at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore, argues that British neo-colonial strategies and anti-communist nationalism in Southeast Asia intersected with pre-existing local antipathy towards China to prompt a shift in the region from European-dominated colonialism to U.S. hegemony. 

Remembering Bill Powers

Mar 11, 2019

A note from Executive Director Will Inboden:

Former Senior Counterterrorism Officials Nick Rasmussen & Michele Malvesti Join UT-Austin

Mar 06, 2019

AUSTIN, Texas - Nicholas “Nick” Rasmussen, the former Director of the National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC), and Dr. Michele Malvesti, a scholar and former White House counterterrorism advisor, will teach and advise students at the University of Texas-Austin.  Rasmussen and Malvesti will hold joint appointments as Senior National Security Fellows at UT’s Strauss Center for International Security and Law, Clements Center for National Security, and Intelligence Studies Project.

New Horns of a Dilemma Podcast: Why Ike Matters: America and the World in the 1950s

Mar 06, 2019

William Hitchcock, the William W. Corcoran professor of history at the University of Virginia, discusses President Dwight Eisenhower and America’s role in the world in the 1950s and its enduring relevance today.