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More Leaks in the Faulty National Security Debate - and How to Fix Them


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More Leaks in the Faulty National Security Debate - and How to Fix Them

Patrick Hiller

A little leak can be quickly fixed by stuffing it or wrapping it. Large leaks, however, often require more structural repairs or completely different solutions. Bradley Manning’s and just days ago Edward Snowden’s leaking of classified information demonstrates just how big our structural repairs need to be. What they exposed are further indicators of the faulty framework of the national security debate. In other words, a poorly designed security construct is collapsing.