21st Century Security: A Framework for American Leadership in the World
Our Ideas: The Framework
21st Century Frontlines.
The 21st century is marked by blurring borders, contested spaces, fragile and failing states, the proliferation of dangerous technologies…Read More
Shared Prosperity in a Global Economy.
Our future depends upon securing the American middle class, the engine of our democratic strength and economic power…Read More
Strong & Resilient Communities.
America must make renewed investments in the physical and social infrastructure that unifies our communities and ensures our domestic security…Read More
Strategic Leaders for a Changing World.
America’s capacity for reinvention, driven by talent from every walk of life, is our greatest strategic advantage...Read More
Our Approach: The 4-Ds
Effective American leadership in the 21st century requires us to employ every tool of global engagement to seize opportunities for progress and resolve complex challenges. Truman refers to this as the 4-D approach – where America leverages its Defense, Diplomatic, Development and Democratic engagement tools to lead towards a safer, more prosperous world.
Together with our allies, our military and intelligence communities must...
Protecting American national security requires a continued investment...
Violent extremists and organized criminals take advantage of state...
Advancing American national security requires us to promote...