,Strategizing Strategic Communication

Strategizing Strategic Communication


Publication Date: May 2008

Publisher: Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Oliver Horn; Tony Blankley

Research Area: Media, telecommunications, and information

Keywords: strategic communications; National security; U.S.; H.A. 5

Type: Brief

Coverage: United States


The United States can and must improve in strategic communications. There is no national security strategy for strategic communications seven years into the War on Terror. The proposals contained in the Smith-Thornberry Amendment (H.A. 5) to the Defense Authorization Bill are a vital first step towards fully engaging a massive global audience.