Van D. Hipp, Jr. is the former Deputy Assistant Secretary of the U.S. Army. He is the author of the newly released book, "The New Terrorism: How to Fight It and Defeat It." All of the author's proceeds go to the National Guard Educational Foundation to fund scholarships for children of fallen Guardsmen. www.thenewterrorism.com Follow him on Twitter @VanHipp.
Sep 06, 2017
When Donald Trump took the oath of office as our 45th President, he inherited one of the most complex national security and foreign policy situations a U.S. president has faced since President John F. Kennedy stared down Nikita Khrushchev during the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Aug 14, 2017
North Korea threat: It's vital that Trump have access to open source intelligence, best available sources
The North Korean nuclear and ballistic missile threat to America is one of the greatest security challenges in generations.
Jun 22, 2017
Cyberattacks – why is the US so vulnerable? This is the big question Congressional Russia probes should be asking
Cyberattacks are inflicting great harm on America from both a national security and economic standpoint. However, something is blatantly wrong when the FBI and DHS don’t communicate for many months after a cyberattack, or hack, of a major U.S. political party.
May 17, 2017
Cyberattacks cause great damage to our national security, but as the recent ransomware cyberattack sadly reminded us, they also inflict major harm on the world economy.
May 11, 2017
Cyber warfare is the most complicated national security threat that the U.S. has ever faced.