NeoOpticon: the EU Security-Industrial Complex (Transnational Institute)
As the title communicates.
Prevention of WMD Proliferation and Terrorism Report Card (WMD Commission)
Failing grade in isolation from all the more pressing threats (poverty, disease, environment).
Al Qaeda Weapons of Mass Destruction Threat: Hype or Reality? (Harvard)
More focus on the symptom instead of the problem (US virtual invasion of Middile East)
When Cyber-Attacks Hit U.S. Energy Companies, We All Pay (Huffington Post)
Old mind-sets worry about losing vital information on energy deposits–they have not heard of how global volunteers helped save a Canadian gold company by levering its data freely put on the Internet.
Contested Commons: The Future of American Power in a Multipolar World
A report with multiple authors and chapters, US military orientation, free download.
Statewatch Briefing: Internal Security Strategy for the European Union
Stockholm Programme and more.
PROMOTION AND PROTECTION OF ALL HUMAN RIGHTS, CIVIL, POLITICAL, ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS, INCLUDING THE RIGHT TO DEVELOPMENT
United Nations Human Rights debate on civil liberties and terrorism included
Tip of the hat to Berto Jongman for the headlines, comments from behind the curtain.