July 21, 2023

Unknown: Killer Robots

What happens when a machine makes life-or-death decisions? A documentary from Netflix featuring analysis and commentary from Paul Scharre, Stacie Pettyjohn, and Robert Work explores the dangers of artificial intelligence in military application.

  • Reports
    • February 7, 2024
    “DIU 3.0”

    Foreword By Richard Fontaine Rapid technological change touches virtually every aspect of life today. This includes defense and national security, and for good reason: To main...

    By Douglas A. Beck

  • Video
    • January 3, 2024
    Surge in Drone Warfare Leads Pentagon to Open School for U.S. Troops

    Small inexpensive “off the shelf” drones like those Ukraine is using against Russia, and Hamas is deploying against Israel, are transforming modern warfare. To train American ...

    By Stacie Pettyjohn

  • Podcast
    • January 2, 2024
    The missile war over Ukraine

    The World's host Carolyn Beeler speaks with Stacie Pettyjohn, director of the Defense Program at the Center for New American Security, about the civilian toll, Ukraine's respo...

    By Stacie Pettyjohn

  • Commentary
    • The New York Times
    • December 29, 2023
    How to Stop Our High-Tech Equipment From Arming Russia and China

    The U.S. government’s efforts to stop Russia and China from using American equipment to boost their defense sectors have resulted in tough rules — but leaky enforcement. As a ...

    By Chris Miller & Jordan Schneider

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