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National Security

President Trump in the Oval Office on Wednesday. Credit Doug Mills/The New York Times

President Trump said on Wednesday that Susan E. Rice, the former national security adviser, may have committed a crime by seeking to learn the identities of Trump associates swept up in surveillance of foreign officials by United States spy agencies, repeating an assertion his allies in the news media have been making since last week. LBJ Professor Stephen Slick weighs in.

BookPeople hosted LBJ professors Jeremi Suri, William Inboden and Joshua Busby for a panel discussion and book signing on “Sustainable Security: Rethinking American National Security Strategy.” 

More and more, technology plays a key role in interference among foreign governments. Professor Jeremi Suri comments on foreign government capabilities, as well as how the U.S. has gotten involved.