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Site Map - Homeland Security

The Elusive Roots of Radicalization

- What are the root causes of radicalization?

State Perspective – New Jersey

- Richard “Dick” Cañas was tapped in March 2006 to head the state’s newly established Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness.

Very Light Jets: A Very Real Threat?

- The risks posed by the emergence of speedy "very light jets" in general aviation.

DoD Addresses WMD Threats

- Two new Department of Defense (DoD) documents drive home the threat posed by unconventional weapons.

Numbers

- The number, in millions of dollars, recovered from funds originally paid out by the federal government for Hurricane Katrina and Rita.

Homeland Security

- New state laws regarding vaccination programs, endangering the food or water suply, and the interoperability of the public-safety communications network.

Cybersecurity Progress

- The Homeland Security Department is still struggling to fulfill its cybersecurity responsibilities, according to this report from the Government Accountability Office.

Transportation Security

- Emergency response coordinators in the Transporation Security Administration are not receiving training in continuity of operations, despite the existence of free courses, according to a report from the Office of the Inspector General at the Department of Homeland Security.

Terrorist Watch List

- Millions of visitors are screened for terrorism links through government watch lists.

Tea Leaves and Terrorism Trends

- How is the War on Terrorism going?

Imperial Grunts: The American Military On the Ground

- Kaplan explores the parallels between the global war on terrorism (GWOT) and the U.S. Army’s efforts to pacify the Native American population during the second half of the 19th century.

State Perspective - Arizona

- The homeland security perspective from Arizona.

Five Not-So-Easy Pieces

- Eager to stay on the cutting edge of technology and remain a trusted supplier to government, this contractor overhauled its security system at five main sites.
 




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