Category: Homeland Security News

PandemicsTaking Proven Measures Now to Mitigate COVID-19 Pandemic Published 22 January 2021 The Independent Panel for Pandemic Preparedness and Response is urging all countries to ensure implementation of critical public health measures known to decrease virus transmission in order to curb the spread of COVID-19. It has also expressed grave concern at the prospect of

Our picksThe Struggle over Chips | Remaking U.S. Intelligence | Banning Extremist Social Media Users, and more Published 22 January 2021 ·  As Capitol Riot Arrests Climb, FBI Says Extremist Oath Keepers Conspired in Attack ·  Bristol Islamic Extremist Shared ‘Terror Tutorials’ ·  Airbnb Used Social Media to Identify and Ban Extremist Users: Report ·  Trump’s Big Gamble

ImmigrationJoe Biden to Pause Border Wall Construction, Issue Protections for DACA Recipients, Roll Back Other Trump Immigration Policies By Julián Aguilar Published 20 January 2021 On the same afternoon he’s sworn in as the nation’s 46th president, Joe Biden will take multiple executive actions that will undo several of former President Trump’s immigration policies, his

IranBiden to Inherit Trump’s Aggressive Iran Social Media Campaign By Michael Lipin Published 20 January 2021 The incoming Biden administration is inheriting from President Donald Trump an Iran-focused social media campaign that dramatically boosted U.S. engagement with Iranians by sharply criticizing their Islamist rulers, a strategy that President-elect Joe Biden appears set to change.  The incoming