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Homeland Security

Strategic Road Map for the Future of the DHS

The strategy cannot simply be to maintain the status quo, continuing down the same path for the next 10 years that DHS has followed for the past decade. Read More.

Setting Priorities for the Next Four Years

The concept of homeland security has come to embody an “all hazards” approach, focusing not only on terror threats, but also on natural disasters and technological accidents. Read More.

54th Terror Plot Against the U.S.

In late November, brothers Raees Alam Qazi and Sheheryar Alam Qazi were arrested and charged with conspiring to detonate a weapon of mass destruction and to provide material support to terrorists. Read More.

Strong Oversight Required

The new guidelines on data sharing and retention of “terrorism information” in federal databases expand the ability of the National Counterterrorism Center to access, retain, and analyze data to help to thwart terrorist attacks. Read More.

Homeland Security 4.0

The recommendations in this report are essential steps in establishing the right type of homeland security for the United States—one that is enduring and efficacious. Read More.

Americans must recommit themselves to living the principles that made this nation safe, free, and prosperous while defending them against attack. The only way to reduce America's vulnerability is to provide persistent, sensible homeland security.


Experts on Homeland Security

  • James Jay Carafano, Ph.D. img James Jay Carafano, Ph.D.

    Vice President for the Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Institute for National Security and Foreign Policy, and the E. W. Richardson Fellow