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Media MentionOctober 15, 2019

Opinion: Abandoning friends does not make us safer

The withdrawal of U.S. troops sends a bad message to our nation's would-be allies says Paul Pope, a professor at the LBJ School of Public Affairs, in his opinion article in the Austin American-Statesman. 

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FeatureJune 12, 2018

The Graduating Class of 2018: Amanda McKee

“My policy research project was my most cherished experience here at LBJ,” said Amanda McKee, a 2018 MGPS graduate who studied the security, law and diplomacy track.

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Media MentionMarch 9, 2018

Intelligence communities and Special Forces

Host Abhishek Mukund is joined by LBJ School of Public Affairs Professor Paul James Pope. Professor Pope discusses the changing relationship between the intelligence communities and special forces, namely the change that took place following 9/11. Professor Pope also helps break down what this relationship looks like in the field of action, and the important lessons we can learn from such a relationship that can be applied in other areas of domestic and foreign policies.

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Media MentionJuly 25, 2017

How the new Russia sanctions bill shows how far the U.S. has come

Prof. Paul Pope comments on the seventieth anniversary of "the most important piece of national security legislation ever passed," the National Security Act, passed by a Republican Congress and signed into law by Democratic President Harry S. Truman. 

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Media MentionJuly 4, 2017

5 lessons Trump’s America can learn from 1776

Independence Day is usually more about celebration than reflection. Yet LBJ Professor Paul Pope says we should pause long enough to recall that merely declaring independence from Great Britain did not grant us independence nor establish government “by the people.”

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Media MentionJuly 4, 2017

Commentary: Six national security principles we should take from 1776

LBJ Professor Paul Pope calls for reflection on Independence Day. 

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Media MentionJuly 2, 2017

COMMENTARY: National security takeaways from 1776

LBJ Professor Paul Pope calls for reflection on Independence Day. 

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Media MentionJuly 1, 2017

J. Paul Pope, Texas Perspectives: 18th-century lessons for 21st-century America

LBJ Professor Paul Pope calls for reflection this Independence Day. 

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Media MentionOctober 28, 2016

Getting It Right for the First Customer

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