Defense

ANALYSIS:Intelligence File Listening In

Surveillance laws should focus on how agencies use information, not how they collect it.

Defense

ANALYSIS:Intelligence File Afghanistan’s Spy Surge

A new war effort will stress the intelligence community.

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ANALYSIS:Intelligence File Privacy’s Long Shadow

Intelligence agencies face a skeptical public as they carry out a vital mission.

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ADVICE+DISSENT:Intelligence File Creaky Collaboration

Concerns about information sharing persist, and they’re dividing the intelligence community.

Defense

ADVICE+DISSENT:Intelligence File Lost Generation

Young CIA employees learn a lesson about scandal.

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ADVICE+DISSENT:Intelligence File The Real Cyber Czar

A formidable intelligence chief, not a White House staffer, will run network security.

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ADVICE+DISSENT:Intelligence File Paper Chief?

DNI Dennis Blair has been challenged by his workforce.

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ADVICE+DISSENT:Intelligence File Gone Missing

Congress has the tools to check intelligence agencies, but doesn’t use them.

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ADVICE+DISSENT:Intelligence File Gone Missing

Congress has the tools to check intelligence agencies, but doesn’t use them.

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ADVICE+DISSENT:Intelligence File Measure of Change

President Obama follows in the footsteps of Bush-era policies.

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ADVICE+DISSENT:Intelligence File Reading the Signs

Crises occur when we have the wrong kinds of information.

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ADVICE+DISSENT:Intelligence File In the Fast Lane

Google, government and Internet of the future.

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ADVICE+DISSENT:Intelligence File Dual-Hatted

Cutting the intelligence director’s workload could make him better at his job.

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ADVICE+DISSENT:Intelligence File Cybercrime Wave

The backbone of the global economy is exposed.

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ADVICE+DISSENT: Intelligence File Pulling Them In

How can the next president keep the intelligence community vital?

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ADVICE+DISSENT: Intelligence File Set in Stone

As the Bush era winds down, spy masters leave their mark.

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ADVICE+DISSENT: Intelligence File Ghosts of Iran

Is a covert policy in Iran doomed to fail?

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ADVICE+DISSENT: Intelligence File Tight-Lipped

In the fog of cyberspace, there is no security in silence.

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ADVICE+DISSENT: Intelligence File Mike on Mike

The “silent” DNI is not afraid to talk about himself.

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ADVICE+DISSENT: Intelligence File Fusion Friction

Technology cannot change culture—a lesson we still haven’t learned.