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21st May 2018 – Foreign Podicy

Podcast: Nothing but Net: Cyber-Enabled Economic Warfare

Clifford D. May

Foreign Podicy host Clifford D. May is joined by Dr. Samantha Ravich, a senior advisor at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies as well as a principal investigator for FDD’s Cyber-Enabled Economic Warfare project, to discuss CEEW, and what must be done to combat it. more...

16th June 2016 – Fox Business

Lou Dobbs Tonight

Mark Dubowitz

FDD Executive Director Mark Dubowitz and Fox News National Security Analyst KT McFarland discuss CIA Chief John Brennan contradicting President Obama over terrorism. more...

6th June 2016 – The Loopcast

A Discussion on Expertise, Part II

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

In a continuation of The Loopcast's 2013 show What Makes an Expert an "Expert", FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross and Tom Nichols resume the discussion in light of the recent Ben Rhodes interview. more...

5th March 2016 – FOX News

America’s News HQ

Chairman of FDD's Leadership Council Jim Woolsey comments on national security & the 2016 elections. more...

29th February 2016 – FOX Business

Varney & Co.

Chairman of FDD's Leadership Council R. James Woolsey on Apple's legal battle with the FBI. more...

17th December 2015 – FOX News

Happening Now

Thomas Joscelyn

FDD senior fellow Thomas Joscelyn comments on terror threats in the U.S. and the F.B.I. more...

15th December 2015 – Hearst TV

WMUR 9 News

John Hannah

As voters prepare to make their picks in the New Hampshire primary eight weeks from now, one of the top issues in the campaign will be national security and the fight against terrorism. more...

9th December 2015 – FOX Business

Cavuto Coast to Coast

Chairman of FDD's Leadership Council Jim Woolsey on the intel community & ISIS. more...

8th December 2015 – Syndicated

The Dennis Prager Show

FDD's Leadership Council Chairman R. James Woolsey discusses the aftermath of the San Bernardino shooting. more...

5th December 2015 – FOX News

The Greg Gutfeld Show

FDD's Leadership Council Chairman Jim Woolsey on San Bernardino shootings. more...

19th November 2015 – CNN

CNN Newsroom

FDD Chairman R. James Woolsey speaks with CNN's Brooke Baldwin about Edward Snowden's revelations and how he thinks they influenced the Paris attackers' decisions. more...

18th November 2015 – CBS

CBS News

Reuel Marc Gerecht

FDD senior fellow Reuel Marc Gerecht comments on ISIS and the intel community. more...

16th November 2015 – FOX News

The O’Reilly Factor

FDD Chairman Jim Woolsey discusses U.S. strategy after the Paris attacks. more...

16th November 2015 – NBC

NBC News

Daveed Gartenstein-Ross

FDD senior fellow Daveed Gartenstein-Ross discusses the Paris attacks. more...

14th November 2015 – NPR

All Things Considered

Bill Roggio

FDD senior fellow Bill Roggio comments on France's intelligence failure in preventing the attacks in Paris. more...

20th October 2015 – FOX Business

Risk & Reward

FDD Chairman James Woolsey on Apple’s decision to ban more than 200 apps from its App Store. more...

15th September 2015 – FOX Business

Countdown to the Closing Bell

FDD Chairman James Woolsey comments on U.S. offensive and defensive cyber capabilities. more...

11th September 2015 – AM 640

The Sid Rosenberg Show

Benjamin Weinthal

FDD Research Fellow Benjamin Weinthal discusses his experience in NY on 9/11. more...

20th August 2015 – FOX News

America’s Newsroom

FDD Chairman James Woolsey discusses Hillary Clinton and email classification. more...

28th July 2015 – CBS

Evening News

FDD Chairman Jim Woolsey comments on Jonathan Pollard being released on parole. more...


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12th February 2014 - 5:45 PM

Jim Woolsey Debates Granting Clemency to Edward Snowden

Has Edward Snowden done the U.S. a great service? There is no doubt that his release of highly classified stolen documents has sparked an important public debate, even forcing what could be a major presidential overhaul of the NSA’s surveillance programs. But have his actions—which include the downloading of an estimated 1.7 million files—tipped off our enemies and endangered national security? Is Snowden a whistleblower, or is he a criminal?

15th October 2012 - 10:15 PM

Is Al-Qaeda Dead? An Experts Debate

In Collaboration with the New America Foundation

While some counterterrorism analysts and officials say that U.S. military efforts over the past 11 years have resulted in the defeat of al-Qaeda, others argue that the terrorist organization is more durable than that. The successes won by the CIA drone program in Pakistan’s tribal regions and the symbolic killing of Osama bin Laden might be tempered by the growing strength of al-Qaeda's affiliates in countries such as Yemen, Somalia, and Libya. On the other hand, many point out that al-Qaeda has failed to carry out a large-scale terrorist attack in the United States since 9/11.