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The National Security Strategy: Lead Author Nadia Schadlow on Its Origins and Impact

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In this episode of Intelligence Matters, guest host Admiral Sandy Winnefeld (ret.) interviews Nadia Schadlow, Hudson Institute Senior Fellow and former Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategy. They discuss the 2017 National Security Strategy, which articulates the administration’s national security concerns and strategic priorities. Schadlow explains how the document was conceived and crafted to reflect President Trump’s ‘America First’ governing philosophy. Schadlow and Winnefeld also discuss how the president’s national security team considered the United States’ posture vis a vis other great powers like Russia and China, and offers an assessment of the strategy’s overall implementation to date.

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