No doubts at the Boston Marathon

posted by August Cole on April 22, 2014 at 12:19 pm


From our man at the Marathon – The 2014 Boston Marathon was going to be special, no matter who won. That an almost 40-year old American, Meb Keflezighi, crossed the line first among the elite men made it historic sporting day for U.S. running. No American had won the Boston Marathon since 1983

Hart and Augustine: Why 9/11 can happen again

posted by Paul Hamill on February 21, 2014 at 2:12 pm

LA times

In the LA Times this morning, ASP Board Members Sen. Gary Hart and Norman R. Augustine wrote an oped on the Congressional oversight over homeland security issues.

Inside Aleppo: New Tools for Understanding the Syrian Conflict – Event Summary

posted by Nathan Alvarado-Castle on February 20, 2014 at 3:33 pm

Syria map

What may be the most detailed, publicly available assessment of the ongoing conflict in Syria to date.

Gaps in Physical Infrastructure Resilience: How a Sniper Attack May Change the Energy Industry

posted by Andrew Charles Wills on February 16, 2014 at 10:53 am

Source: Energy 20/20: A Vision for America’s Energy Future

Last year there was organized attack on a Silicon Valley substation, an attack which could have disabled the power supply across large portions of the California Bay area – find out why this was important.

Cheney on the terrorist attacks in Cairo

posted by American Security Project on January 24, 2014 at 9:53 am


As Egypt tries mightily to settle into a stable democracy, there are still those who desperately want nothing to do with it.

Egypt: the realities on the ground

posted by BGen Stephen A. Cheney USMC (Ret.) on January 8, 2014 at 11:54 am

Flags with Crescents and Crosses

Having just returned from a week in Cairo, I can say this – Egyptians, as a whole, are considerably happier now and more anxious to move on then they have been in several years.