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The IWP Internship Experience: Tyler Deffebach

Publication Date: Monday, December 22, 2014

Starting on the first day, interns at IWP are placed alongside practitioners of intelligence and security matters who provide an unrivaled opportunity to learn from the faculty's wealth of public and private sector experiences.  {read more}

CIA veteran Gary Blankenship to teach Human Intelligence at IWP this spring

Publication Date: Monday, December 22, 2014

The Institute of World Politics is pleased to announce that Gary A. Blankenship will teach The Role and Importance of Human Intelligence (IWP 668) this spring.   {read more}

Oil price drop good for Israel

By Norman A. Bailey

Publication Date: Monday, December 22, 2014

Strategic enemies are weakened, while any Israeli oil could come on stream right on time.   {read more}

Why The Institute of World Politics? One student's story

Publication Date: Friday, December 19, 2014

After witnessing the tragic attack at the Boston marathon in April 2013, this student wanted to know why: Why was this event a target?  What went wrong with our national security and intelligence capabilities?  She decided to come to IWP to find answers.  {read more}

Lessons from the Sony hack attack

By John Lenczowski

Publication Date: Friday, December 19, 2014

The hacking attack of Sony Corp. and the compromising of its intellectual property should send a wake-up call to American business. If Sony can be hacked, so too can our companies that make defense technologies. This attack reveals that the very innovations that give us our competitive edge in the world, both commercially and strategically, are gravely at risk.  {read more}