March 04, 2021

Critical Issues in National Security Law, The Future – a conversation with Dr. John Hamre

Episode 163

Dr. John Hamre is president and CEO of the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS). He notably served as US deputy secretary of defense from 1997 to 1999 and undersecretary of defense from 1993 to 1997. Before his tenure at the Department of Defense, Hamre was professional staff member to the Senate Armed Services Committee and deputy assistant director at the Congressional Budget Office.

This episode references:

- Section 230, Communications Decency Act: https://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/47/230

Truth Decay: An Initial Exploration of the Diminishing Role of Facts and Analysis in American Public Life: https://www.rand.org/pubs/research_reports/RR2314.html

- Glenn Gerstell, "I Work for N.S.A We Cannot Afford to Lose the Digital Revolution." New York Times, Sep. 10, 2019.

Glenn Gerstell, "The National-Security Case for Fixing Social Media." New Yorker, Nov. 13, 2020. 

- Section 230, Communications Decency Act: https://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/47/230

Truth Decay: An Initial Exploration of the Diminishing Role of Facts and Analysis in American Public Life: https://www.rand.org/pubs/research_reports/RR2314.html

- Glenn Gerstell, "I Work for N.S.A We Cannot Afford to Lose the Digital Revolution." New York Times, Sep. 10, 2019.

Glenn Gerstell, "The National-Security Case for Fixing Social Media." New Yorker, Nov. 13, 2020. 

- Section 230, Communications Decency Act: https://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/47/230

Truth Decay: An Initial Exploration of the Diminishing Role of Facts and Analysis in American Public Life: https://www.rand.org/pubs/research_reports/RR2314.html

- Glenn Gerstell, "I Work for N.S.A We Cannot Afford to Lose the Digital Revolution." New York Times, Sep. 10, 2019.

Glenn Gerstell, "The National-Security Case for Fixing Social Media." New Yorker, Nov. 13, 2020. 

- Section 230, Communications Decency Act: https://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/47/230

Truth Decay: An Initial Exploration of the Diminishing Role of Facts and Analysis in American Public Life: https://www.rand.org/pubs/research_reports/RR2314.html

- Glenn Gerstell, "I Work for N.S.A We Cannot Afford to Lose the Digital Revolution." New York Times, Sep. 10, 2019.

Glenn Gerstell, "The National-Security Case for Fixing Social Media." New Yorker, Nov. 13, 2020. 

- Section 230, Communications Decency Act: https://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/47/230

Truth Decay: An Initial Exploration of the Diminishing Role of Facts and Analysis in American Public Life: https://www.rand.org/pubs/research_reports/RR2314.html

- Glenn Gerstell, "I Work for N.S.A We Cannot Afford to Lose the Digital Revolution." New York Times, Sep. 10, 2019.

Glenn Gerstell, "The National-Security Case for Fixing Social Media." New Yorker, Nov. 13, 2020. 

- Section 230, Communications Decency Act: https://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/47/230

Truth Decay: An Initial Exploration of the Diminishing Role of Facts and Analysis in American Public Life: https://www.rand.org/pubs/research_reports/RR2314.html

- Glenn Gerstell, "I Work for N.S.A We Cannot Afford to Lose the Digital Revolution." New York Times, Sep. 10, 2019.

Glenn Gerstell, "The National-Security Case for Fixing Social Media." New Yorker, Nov. 13, 2020.