Author Archive

Shane Harris

Management

A Word About Leaks

When is a secret no longer a secret? It depends on who’s talking.

Defense

INTELLIGENCE FILE Ditching The Dots

Is it time for us to retire an overused expression?

Defense

INTELLIGENCE FILE Dodging the Budget Ax

The intelligence community is bracing for spending cuts.

Defense

ANALYSIS:Intelligence File Quiet on Drones

Pressure is building for President Obama to rein in one of the CIA’s favorite weapons.

Management

The Outsiders

Contractors are here to stay. So, train federal employees how to manage them better.

Defense

ANALYSIS:Intelligence File The Outsiders

Contractors are here to stay. So, train federal employees how to manage them better.

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Management

Listening In

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

Defense

ANALYSIS:Intelligence File Listening In

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

Defense

Legal adviser: Drone position will be explained

State Department's Harold Koh said he is "comfortable" with the administration's legal position on the use of unmanned aircraft to kill suspected terrorists.

Defense

ANALYSIS:Intelligence File Afghanistan’s Spy Surge

A new war effort will stress the intelligence community.

Defense

ANALYSIS:Intelligence File Privacy’s Long Shadow

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

Management

Creaky Collaboration

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

Defense

ADVICE+DISSENT:Intelligence File Creaky Collaboration

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

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Defense

ADVICE+DISSENT:Intelligence File Lost Generation

Young CIA employees learn a lesson about scandal.

Defense

ADVICE+DISSENT:Intelligence File The Real Cyber Czar

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

Defense

ADVICE+DISSENT:Intelligence File Paper Chief?

DNI Dennis Blair has been challenged by his workforce.

Management

Managing Oversight

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

Defense

ADVICE+DISSENT:Intelligence File Gone Missing

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

Defense

ADVICE+DISSENT:Intelligence File Gone Missing

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