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Military Intelligence Corps Association Journal

Military Intelligence Corps Association Journal

November 22, 2014 at 11:10 am 2 comments

Military Intelligence Corps Association Journal I am pleased to say that The Vanguard, the official journal of the Military Intelligence Corps Association (MICA), recently published an article I co-authored with my good friend James Lint. The article focuses on recognizing intelligence biases by using the historical events surrounding June 25,Read More

Stratfor Testimonial

Stratfor Testimonial

November 18, 2014 at 5:57 pm 0 comments

ICYMI: Stratfor Testimonial As I was listening to WTOP on the radio during my morning routine today, I heard Fred Burton, Vice President of Intelligence for Stratfor discussing the complexities of tracking terrorists because of their evolving tradecraft. This interesting exchange jogged my memory. Back in September, The Points ofRead More

Cybersecurity Special Edition

Cybersecurity Special Edition

November 15, 2014 at 11:09 am 0 comments

Homeland Security Today: Cybersecurity Special Edition The Oct./Nov. edition of Homeland Security Today Magazine‘s special report on Cybersecurity is out! The special edition takes a deep dive into one of the most dynamic and challenging issues in security today and we have appropriately titled this special-focused edition, “Protecting and Defending AgainstRead More

CIA covert operation helped win Space Race

CIA covert operation helped win Space Race

July 22, 2014 at 9:12 pm 0 comments

CIA covert operation helped win Space Race Recently declassified documents from the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) present a clearer picture of the all-encompassing and wide reaching efforts to win the Cold War’s Space Race. George Washington University’s National Security Archive, a repository of declassified U.S. documents described as the world’s largestRead More

New Issue of Homeland Security Today is out!

New Issue of Homeland Security Today is out!

July 19, 2014 at 2:51 pm 0 comments

New Issue of Homeland Security Today is out! The issue is full of powerful insight and analysis including Predicting Cyber Attacks: Detecting patters of malicious activities isn’t easy, which is a phenomenal piece by Chris Ahlberg, CEO and co-founder of Recorded Future, Inc., an In-Q-Tel funded venture. Another great readRead More

Executive Editor

Executive Editor

June 8, 2014 at 12:54 am 1 comment

I am pleased to report that after serving as Homeland Security Today’s Editor-at-Large, I will be assuming the role of Executive Editor. It is an enormous honor and a privilege. I am extremely grateful to Kim, our publisher, and to Tony, our Editor-in-Chief, for this tremendous opportunity and for havingRead More

APEX Award for Publication Excellence

APEX Award for Publication Excellence

June 7, 2014 at 9:38 pm 2 comments

I am pleased to say that I received an APEX Award for Publication Excellence in the category of electronic media for my Washington Post piece on Pope Benedict. APEX awards are based on excellence in graphic design, editorial content and the success in achieving overall communications effectiveness and excellence. Pope BenedictRead More

U.S. Patent Application No. 13/532,235

U.S. Patent Application No. 13/532,235

June 4, 2014 at 12:01 am 1 comment

Early this morning, I received an email from one of my patent attorneys. It was ominously short and matter-of-fact. It read: “Dear Tim, Please see attachments. Best regards,” Not a good sign, I said to myself. Needless to say, I scrolled as fast as I could to the bottom of theRead More

Mentoring students in national security

Mentoring students in national security

June 3, 2014 at 10:45 pm 0 comments

Mentoring students in national security The Lint Center for National Security Studies, a registered 501c3, non-profit charity recently unveiled two merit-based scholarship opportunities for its upcoming July 2014 scholarship competition. The charity not only provides scholarship funding for students, it also focuses on matching up students with real-world mentors who have decadesRead More

Accuracy In Media: A Ticker-tape Parade for Treason?

Accuracy In Media: A Ticker-tape Parade for Treason?

June 1, 2014 at 11:42 pm 0 comments

Accuracy In Media, a non-profit, grassroots citizens watchdog of the news media that critiques botched and bungled news stories and sets the record straight on important issues included quotes from my recent Homeland Security Today article on Edward Snowden, the former NSA contractor now hiding in Russia. The piece cites quotesRead More