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Senior Fellow Francis Gavin releases new article in the Texas National Security Review

Jan 09, 2019

Dr. Gavin explores the purpose and consequences of nuclear weapons as new geopolitical and technological developments reignite the debate over their critical role in shaping American grand strategy.

Horns of a Dilemma: Keynote Address by Senator Ben Sasse

Jan 04, 2019

The next installment of Horns a Dilemma is National Security Forum’s keynote address by Sen. Ben Sasse. The senator was introduced by Admiral Bobby Inman, Centennial Chair in National Policy at the LBJ School of Public Affairs. 

Associate Director Celeste Ward Gventer pens new op-ed for the Houston Chronicle

Jan 03, 2019

Gventer warns of a potential "Space Pearl Harbor" if the U.S. does not adequately defend its space capabilities and satellite systems which enable American military superiority. 

Horns of a Dilemma: Keynote Conversation On The SSCI Investigation Into Russian Active Measures

Jan 03, 2019

From the Clements and Strauss Center's fifth annual Texas National Security Forum, Stephen Slick, Director of the Intelligence Studies Project, moderated a discussion on the SSCI Investigation into Russian Active Measures with Senator Richard Burr, Senator Mark Warner and Senator John Cornyn. Gregory Fenves, President of the University of Texas at Austin, introduced the panel. 

Executive Director Will Inboden releases new piece for The Hill

Dec 23, 2018

Dr. Inboden lists ten reasons why US military strength remains essential in global engagement and why the incoming Congress should fund a strong defense budget to maintain American strategic superiority.