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By Jacques S. Gansler

New geopolitical realities -- together with terrorism, pandemics, rogue nuclear states, source conflicts, insurgencies, mass migration, fiscal cave in, and cyber assaults -- have created a dramatically assorted national-security surroundings for the United States. Twentieth-century protection suggestions, applied sciences, and commercial practices won't meet the protection specifications of a post-9/11 global. In Democracy's Arsenal, Jacques Gansler describes the variations wanted in govt and to accomplish a brand new, more desirable approach of nationwide safety. Drawing on his many years of expertise in undefined, executive, and academia, Gansler argues that the previous version of ever-increasing safety charges on mostly outdated guns structures needs to be changed by means of a method that mixes a fit economic system, powerful diplomacy, and a powerful (but reasonable) nationwide safeguard posture. The safeguard needs to remake itself to turn into responsive and proper to the desires of twenty-first-century security.

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