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.
Lt. Col. Michael Gallucci is a National Defense Fellow with the International Security Program and Project on Managing the Atom at the Harvard Kennedy School's Belfer Center. His research interests include nuclear security and nuclear treaties and agreements. He received his B.S. in Criminal Justice and his M.A. degree from the Air Command and Staff College in Military Operational Art and Science. He is a security forces officer and political-military strategist in the U.S. Air Force with extensive experience in command and nuclear security operations.Last Updated: Aug 25, 2020, 12:57pm