To compete and thrive in the 21st century, democracies, and the United States in particular, must develop new national security and economic strategies that address the geopolitics of information. In the 20th century, market capitalist democracies geared infrastructure, energy, trade, and even social policy to protect and advance that era’s key source of power—manufacturing. In this century, democracies must better account for information geopolitics across all dimensions of domestic policy and national strategy.
Jacob Carozza is the Project Assistant at the Project on Managing the Atom. He previously worked in journalism and interned in the Belfer Center's communications office. He graduated from Emerson College in 2017 with a B.S. in Journalism.Last Updated: Nov 15, 2019, 11:57am