Op-Eds

Truman helps members pitch, write, and place opinion pieces on national security issues in news outlets around the country. In 2020 we placed over 400 articles in major media, including the Washington Post, USA Today, Politico, and Foreign Policy
Recent pieces are below.

Truman in the News

March 31, 2021

Truman byline - March 2021

3/1/2021, Inkstick Media, A Well-Traveled Populace Will Make America Safer, by Adom Cooper, Truman Security Fellow

3/1/2021, McKinsey, What the embedded-finance and banking-as-a-service trends mean for financial services, by Zac Townsend, Truman Political Partner

3/3/2021, Inkstick Media, After the Apocalypse: US Refugee Policy, with contribution by Wardah Khalid, Truman Security Fellow

3/5/2021, Protocol, Zhihu IPO: everything you need to know about China's Quora, by Zeyi Yang and David Wertime, Truman Security Fellow

3/8/2021, The Dogwood, Rashid: US House Votes to Close Sexual Abuse Loophole, by Qasim Rashid, Truman Security Fellow

3/8/2021, San Diego Union-Tribune, Opinion: Trump is out of office, but challenges for migrants and shelters at the U.S.-Mexico border remain, by Vanessa Ceceña, Truman Security Fellow

3/9/2021, Foreign Affairs, The Declining Market for Secrets, by Carmen Medina and Zachery Tyson Brown, Truman Security Fellow

3/10/2021, Protocol, How to trace a hack to China, by David Wertime, Truman Security Fellow

3/11/2021, The Atlantic, How Politics Replaced Religion in America, by Shadi Hamid, Truman Security Fellow

3/12/2021, Atlantic Council EnergySource, These three baseload technologies are critical to achieving zero-carbon electric vehicles, by Bryant Jones, Truman Security Fellow

3/12/2021, Just Security, Making Inclusive Uniform Service More Resilient through Congressional Support, by Alexandra A.K. Meise, Truman Political Partner, and Lucas Schleusener, Truman Security Fellow

3/12/2021, The Dogwood, Rashid: Who Does The American Rescue Plan Help? American Families, by Qasim Rashid, Truman Security Fellow

3/12/2021, American Purpose, The Responsible Idealist, by Mike Fox, Truman Political Partner

3/12/2021, Foreign Policy, US Faces Rise in Anti-Asian Attacks From COVID-19 Rhetoric, by Caroline Chang, Anka Lee, Truman Security Fellow, and Johna Ohtagaki, Truman Security Fellow

3/12/2021, War on the Rocks, A Blueprint for the Department of Defense's Strategic Assessment of Climate Change, by Erin Sikorsky and Kate Guy, Truman Security Fellow

3/15/2021, The Atlantic, Right-Wing Propagandists Were Doing Something Unique, by Renee DiResta, Truman Security Fellow

3/16/2021, Center for Strategic Studies, The Curious Phenomenon of Academic Telephone: Alternative Facts in History, by Aroop Mukharji, Truman Security Fellow

3/16/2021, Foreign Policy, Pineapple War Shows Taiwan Won’t Be Bullied by Beijing, by Lindsay Gorman, Truman Security Fellow

3/17/2021, Protocol, U.S. tech wants to work more with China, by David Wertime, Truman Security Fellow

3/18/2021, Just Security, Turtle Island Project: Prose Meets Policy for Stronger U.S. National Security, by Adom Cooper, Truman Security Fellow

3/18/2021, Just Security, Biden Must Press Pakistan to End Persecution of Religious Minorities, by Qasim Rashid, Truman Security Fellow

3/18/2021, Deseret News, Opinion: Puerto Rican statehood would preserve Senate balance of power, by José A. Cabrera and Scott A. Olson, Truman Political Partner

3/18/2021, The Experiment, Dolley's Mandarinquat, by Jessie Daniels, Truman Security Fellow

3/18/2021, Just Security, Biden Must Press Pakistan to End Persecution of Religious Minorities, by Qasim Rashid, Truman Security Fellow

3/19/2021, Foreign Policy Research Institute, Building Soft Power Back Better?, by Maggie Seymour, Truman Defense Council

3/19/2021, New York Times, Why Is It So Tough to Leave Afghanistan?, by Mark Hannah, Truman Political Partner

3/19/2021, Truman Doctrine Blog, New Zealand’s Jacinda Ardern: A New Model of Leadership, by Sally Painter, Truman Board Member

3/19/2021, Truman Doctrine Blog, Quad Demonstrates American Resolve to Prioritize the Indo-Pacific, by Brian Babcock-Lumish, Truman Security Fellow

3/20/2021, Tech Policy Press, Questions Congress Should Ask the Tech CEOS -- on Disinformation and Extremism, with contribution from Renee DiResta, Truman Security Fellow

3/21/2021, CNN, Opinion: To help Venezuelans, Biden can go beyond granting temporary immigration status, by Amanda Mattingly, Truman Security Fellow

3/22/2021, Virginia Dogwood, Rashid: If We Don't Deal With Anti-Asian Hate, It Will Spread, by Qasim Rashid, Truman Security Fellow

3/23/2021, The Hill, Drawing a line from minority discrimination to electoral outcomes, by Jessica Tarlov and Jeff Le, Truman Political Partner

3/23/2021, Foreign Policy, Deradicalization Needed for Evangelical Christian QAnon Believers, by Melissa Graves and Muhammad Fraser-Rahim, Truman Security Fellow

3/24/2021, Protocol, Misogyny's threat to Chinese esports, by David Wertime, Truman Security Fellow

3/26/2021, War on the Rocks, Reconsidering Arms Control Orthodoxy, by Jane Vaynman and Naomi Egel, Truman Nuclear Security Visiting Fellow

3/26/2021, Foreign Policy, The Future Isn't Terrifying, but It's Already Been Made, by Zachery Tyson Brown, Truman Security Fellow

3/29/2021, Forbes, 15 Tech Leaders' Tips For Developing An AI Strategy For Your Business, with contribution from Igor Jablokov, Truman Security Fellow

3/30/2021, Roll Call, Why Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders need stronger political representation, by Jeff Le, Truman Political Partner