Dr. David Grantham

David Grantham authors the Transnational Threat Journal – Texas Series – a SFS publication that takes national security issues from the beltway to main street.

How Defense Dollars Are Wasted on Security Assistance

Congressional Research Service (CRS) concluded that “it remains unclear whether building the capacity of foreign security forces is an effective way to accomplish U.S. strategic objectives.” Read more at here.

Also featured in the Small Wars Journal.

Texas Grid and U.S. National Security

“Texas Grid and U.S. National Security” for the “Oversight of Federal Efforts to Address Electromagnetic Risks” Committee on Homeland Security Oversight and Management Efficiency Subcommittee, Infrastructure Protection United States House of Representatives.

Shutting Down ISIS

“Shutting Down ISIS’ Antiquities Trade” for the “Preventing Cultural Genocide: Countering the Plunder and Sale of Priceless Cultural Antiquities by ISIS” Committee on Financial Services Task Force to Investigate Terrorism Financing United States House of Representatives.

Cyber Threats to the Texas Electric Grid

The entire U.S. electric power system is a prime target of cyberattacks from hostile governments and terrorist organizations, but the Lone Star State is in a unique position to act. Read more here.