Center for Strategic Communication

A Tale of Two Places – Dabiq and Rumiyah

[ by Charles Cameron — Rumiyah is a city for sure, Dabiq not so much ] . The Islamic State has a new magazine out, and it’s titled Rumiyah, not Dabiq. Here’s the first inside page of the first issue of Dabiq, together with the cover of the first issue of Rumiyah: And...

A powerful, credible narrative?

[ by Charles Cameron — how about a powerful, credible foreign policy? — maybe that’s asking too much ] . ** James P. Farwell‘s piece in the National Interest, Information Warfare: The Key to Destroying ISIS, claims: A coalition of Shia militias, Iraqi government...

New Article: The NSC is Broken and it’s Time to Fix It

[by Mark Safranski, a.k.a. “zen“] The Chicago Progressive I have a new article up at The Chicago Progressive, where I look at facets of the current exasperating disarray in national security. The NSC is Broken American presidents, particularly in their second term,...