In the modern era, there is great convergence in the technologies used by friendly nations and by hostile ones. Signals intelligence agencies find themselves penetrating the technologies that they also at times must protect. To ease this tension, the United States and its partners have relied on an approach sometimes called Nobody But Us, or NOBUS: target communications mechanisms using unique methods accessible only to the United States. This paper examines how the NOBUS approach works, its limits, and the challenging matter of what comes next.
The Belfer Center is hosting this selection of speeches and remarks from Ambassador Samantha Power's tenure as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations. The content is categorized by topic, and includes links to video of the speech where publicly available.
A full text archive of Ambassador Power's speeches, remarks, and other statements, maintained by the State Department, is available here.
- Anna Lindh Professor of the Practice of Global Leadership and Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School
- Professor of Practice, Harvard Law School
- 2017-18 Fellow, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study
- Former United States Ambassador to the United Nations (2013-2017)