Resiliency in the 21st century

Dr. Stephen Flynn, co-director of the Kostas Research Institute, and Peter Boyton, co-director, hosted the 1st Coast Guard District Commander’s Conference and led discussions with local, state and federal agencies about the importance of resilience as a security and societal imperative … Continued

Why Do Terrorists So Often Go For Planes?

Ever since the Sept. 11 attacks, airports have probably been the most heavily guarded sites when it comes to preventing terrorist attacks. People have been fed this paternalistic thing about fears. We need to tell the public, ‘Here’s the limit … Continued

US to miss target for tighter port security

The Depart­ment of Home­land Secu­rity will miss an ini­tial dead­line of July 12 to comply with a sweeping fed­eral law meant to thwart ter­rorist attacks arriving by sea, frus­trating border secu­rity advo­cates who worry that the agency has not done … Continued