national security

  • DHS starts ‘see something say something’ program

    WFED’s Jared Serbu brings details of DHS’ new anti-terrorism program.

  • 2010 and Beyond: Homeland security

    As part of the 2010 and Beyond series, Homeland Security Today Editor David Silverberg discusses why a series of FBI sting operations are on the top of his national security story list for the year.

  • WikiLeaks exposes national security sites

    The BBC reports that the WikiLeaks cable reveal locations that are of national security interest.

  • Pentagon takes steps to secure info

    In the wake of the WikiLeaks release, the Pentagon is taking steps to better secure its information. Gordon Lubold, a reporter for Politico, brings us the details.

  • How do terrorist groups end?

    Host Derrick Dortch talks with Christopher Harmon, the Major General Matthew C. Horner Chair of Military History at the Marine Corps University about the book ”Towards a Grand Strategy Against Terrorism.” October 8, 2010

  • National security information sharing gets a boost

    Learn more about an executive order to establish guidelines for information sharing

  • Document classification system under review

    In the government, it’s said that nothing has more endurance, or lasts longer than a document stamped ”top secret”. A presidential advisory panel tasked with developing a newly streamlined classification and declassification system for the government wrestled with one proposal to get rid of one existing category all together.

  • NARA declassification chief tackles backlog

    For years, a huge backlog of government agency documents in need of declassification has piled up at the National Archives and Records Administration. Now, however, a woman whose name is familiar in the federal declassification community is on board at NARA, taking the first steps toward whittling away at that backlog of 410 million pages of documents by a seemingly impossible deadline set in the law.

  • Cool Jobs: DHS vet protects nation through food

    Dr. Doug Meckes says his job is more than barns and chicken coops. As director of DHS’s Food, Agriculture, and Veterinary Defense Division, he helps secure the nation by protecting our food supply. And he says the role of federal vets is only growing.

  • Cool Jobs: DHS vet protects nation through food

    Dr. Doug Meckes says his job is more than barns and chicken coops. As director of DHS’s Food, Agriculture, and Veterinary Defense Division, he helps secure the nation by protecting our food supply. And he says the role of federal vets is only growing.