The Lawfare Podcast

Ritika Singh interviews American University scholar Stephen Tankel on Pakistani counterterrorism cooperation, the endgame in Afghanistan, and Lashkar-e-Taiba.

Direct download: Episode_22--Stephen_Tankel_on_Pakistan_and_Lashkar-e-Taiba.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:58am EDT

Lawfare's Alan Rozenshtein hosts a debate over Clapper v. Amnesty International between ACLU attorney Jameel Jaffer and Benjamin Powell, one of the godfathers of the FISA Amendments Act.

Direct download: Episode_21--A_Debate_Over_Clapper.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:53pm EDT

Ritika Singh interviews Council on Foreign Relations Senior Fellow Daniel Markey on U.S.-Pakistan Relations, tensions over drone strikes, and the rise of the Haqqani Network.

Direct download: Episode_20--Daniel_Markey_on_Pakistan.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:36am EDT

An interview with @drunkenpredator.

Direct download: Episode_19--The_Drunken_Predator.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:30pm EDT

Brookings and Georgetown scholar Daniel Byman talks about his new paper, "Breaking the Bonds Between Al-Qa'ida and Its Afiliate Organizations."

Direct download: Episode_18--Dan_Byman_on_Al_Qaeda_and_Affiliates.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:56pm EDT

Brookings Senior Fellow Bruce Riedel talks with Lawfare's Ritika Singh about the state of Al Qaeda and its allies.

Direct download: Episode_17--Bruce_Riedel_on_Al_Qaeda_and_Affiliates.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:21pm EDT

Lawfare's Alan Rozenshtein interviews University of Toronto Professor Kent Roach about his new book, The 9/11 Effect: Comparative Counter-Terrorism.

Direct download: Episode_16--Kent_Roach_on_Comparative_Counter-Terrorism.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:04pm EDT

Ashley Deeks speaks at MILOPS on the Unwilling or Unable test.

Direct download: Episode_15--Deeks_on_at_PACOM.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:30pm EDT

Benjamin Wittes addresses the PACOM MILOPS conference in a speech entitled "Legislating for the Wars We Fight."

Direct download: Episode_14--Wittes_on_Legislating_the_Wars_We_Fight.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:34pm EDT

Air Force General Counsel Charles Blanchard speaks to the PACOM Military Operations and Law Conference in Singapore.

Direct download: Episode_13--Blanchard_at_PACOM.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:15am EDT

Lawfare's book review editor, Kenneth Anderson, discusses his new book, Living with the UN: American Responsibilities and International Order.

Direct download: Episode_12--Kenneth_Anderson_on_Living_with_the_UN.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:47pm EDT

Georgetown Law fellow Jennifer Dasksal discusses her new article, "The Geography of the Battlefield: A Framework for Detention and Targeting Outside the 'Hot' Conflict Zone."

Direct download: Episode_11--Jennifer_Daskal_on_the_Geography_of_the_Battlefield.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:37pm EDT

Hoover Institution scholar Peter Berkowitz talks about his new book, Israel and the Struggle Over the International Laws of War.

Direct download: Episode_10--Peter_Berkowitz_on_Israel_and_the_Laws_of_War.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:59am EDT

Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves talks to Jack about cybersecurity and the 2007 attacks on his country's computer networks.

Direct download: Episode_9--The_President_of_Estonia_on_Cybersecurity.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:22pm EDT

Robert Chesney and William Banks of Syracuse University College of Law interview Brig. General Richard Gross, legal adviser to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, on the role of his little-known office.

Direct download: Episode_8--Brig._General_Richard_Gross_on_the_Joint_Chiefs_of_Staff.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:51am EDT

Former DHS policy official Paul Rosenzweig and Brookings scholar Allan Friedman discuss current legislative machinations over cybersecurity.

Direct download: Episode_7--Paul_Rosenzweig_and_Allan_Friedman_on_Cybersecurity.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:57pm EDT

Jack Goldsmith discusses his new book, Power and Constraint: The Accountable Presidency after 9/11.

Direct download: Episode_6--Jack_Goldsmith_on_Power_and_Constraint.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:06pm EDT

MIT robotics professor Missy Cummings discusses drones with Ritika Singh.

Direct download: Episode_5--Missy_Cummings_on_Drones_Drones_Drones.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:17am EDT

Bobby discusses his new article, Military-Intelligence Convergence and the Law of the Title 10/Title 50 Debates, 5 J. Nat'l Sec. L. & Pol'y 539 (2012).

Direct download: Episode_4--Robert_Chesney_on_Title_10_vs_Title_50.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:04am EDT

Former NSA General Counsel Joel Brenner discusses his book, America the Vulnerable: Inside the New Threat Matrix of Digital Espionage, Crime, and Warfare.

Direct download: Episode_3--Joel_Brenner_on_America_the_Vulnerable.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:05am EDT

NYU law professor Samuel Rascoff discusses his new article, "Establishing Official Islam? The Law and Strategy of Counter-Radicalization."

Direct download: Lawfare_Podcast_2--Samuel_Rascoff_on_Official_Islam.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:24pm EDT

Our subject in the podcast's inaugural episode is a remarkable new article by journalist Shane Harris entitled "Out of the Loop: The Human-Free Future of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles."

Direct download: Lawfare_Podcast_1--Shane_Harris_on_Drones.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:39pm EDT