In more than 20 years of working with law enforcement, I’ve written, reviewed, and delivered training programs tackling bias, hate crimes, and violent extremism for American police officers - from recruits all the way up to police chiefs.
Last year, President Biden declared Juneteenth a federal holiday following a tumultuous year of racial reckoning in the United States and abroad.
Imagine living in a world where, instead of seeing airports, tall buildings, shopping centers and schools, you see plantations.
President Biden has made headlines with his declaration that the United States would “get involved militarily to defend Taiwan,” seemingly dispensing with decades of strategic ambiguity. Why should Americans care? What makes Taiwan worth defending?
The EU’s response to the war in Ukraine has defied its stereotypes as nothing but a stifling and cumbersome bureaucracy. With remarkable political unity among its 27 Member States, the EU has demonstrated that in moments of real crisis, it can become a significant actor (and US partner) with real impact in the security and defense space.