The Lawfare Podcast

Ben Wittes and Rosa Brooks discuss the future of the AUMF at a panel moderated by Greg McNeal at Pepperdine University School of Law.

Direct download: Episode_72--A_Debate_on_the_Future_of_the_AUMF_2.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 11:37am EST


Benjamin Wittes interviews John Rizzo, former CIA acting general counsel, about his new book, Company Man, the persistence of the enhanced interrogation controversy, and the current debate over NSA surveillance.


Direct download: Episode_71--A_Conversation_with_John_Rizzo.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 12:15pm EST

Bruce Schneier of the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard Law School gave a keynote address on April 3, 2014 during the “National Security Agency at the Crossroads” conference at UT-Austin. He spoke about the challenges to maintaining privacy in the evolving digital environment and the big picture that has emerged from almost a year of NSA revelations.

Direct download: Episode_70--Bruce_Schneier_on_Technology_and_Privacy.mp3
Category: -- posted at: 4:59pm EST

This week, the University of Texas at Austin hosted a two day conference, "The National Security Agency at the Crossroads." Former NSA Deputy Director Chris Inglis gave an address; afterwards, Inglis joined Lawfare's Ben Wittes for a wide-ranging discussion about (among other things) the NSA's recent controversies, and proposals to reform its surveillance programs.