Climate change, Paris, the rise of ISIS, and What “Causes” Terrorism

While no act of terror is due to climate change, climate change has helped to create the conditions from which terrorist groups can plot and plan.

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China’s War on the Law of the Sea Treaty and Implications for the U.S.

While the US fails to pass the Law of the Sea, China is doing everything it can to undercut the convention.

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Iceland, like all Arctic nations, is Drilling for Oil

Every country with Arctic waters is now actively exploring for oil in their offshore waters. The U.S. should offer technical assistance and insist on high standards, but should not cease exploration in its own waters.

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The Arctic at the Center of World Affairs

President Obama’s visit to Alaska for the GLACIER conference is an important reminder about America’s Arctic, and about the importance of climate change. ASP’s work on the Arctic has focused on three overlapping themes: energy, climate change, and national security.

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Iranian Human Rights Defenders Coming Out Massively in Support of the Iran Deal

Dr. Trita Parsi, President of the National Iranian American Council, shows the Iran nuclear deal continues to gain more international support from groups.

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BGen. Cheney Interviewed on Iran Deal

On August 13, Al Jazeera America news anchor Stephanie Sy spoke with ASP CEO BGen. Stephen A Cheney in response to a recent letter signed by 36 retired admirals and generals in support of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

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American Security Project 2015-07-27 18:42:40

American Security Project announces the launch of The Business Council for American Security (BCAS), a permanent membership group supporting ASP.

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Appropriators Should Support the Green Climate Fund

It is a dangerous and unpredictable world. The Green Climate Fund will help the United States prepare for the national security challenges of climate change. It deserves support in the Senate

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