On this week’s episode of “What’s Next?” Matthew Wallin is joined by Adin Dobkin, Communications Director at The Military Writers Guild and Adjunct Fellow of ASP. This episode focuses on space and national security and how it pertains to our overall national security strategy. They further cover topics on the capabilities of space-based weaponry and the potential to remove hostile satellites from orbit, symmetric warfare between superpowers in space, and asymmetric capabilities against terror groups. Adin and Matthew further discuss how to effectively curb the militarization of space through civilian efforts.
Adin Dobkin is a national security and defense technology analyst with a with a background in communications and government affairs. He currently splits his time between Capitol Hill and acting as the Communications Director of the Military Writers Guild, a coalition of military officers, DOD civilians, analysts, and writers dedicated towards the field of arms.
About “What’s Next?”
“What’s Next?” is American Security Project’s weekly, non-partisan podcast series featuring interviews with national security leaders and critical issue experts. Each episode runs about 30 minutes- making it the perfect addition to your DC commute.
Hosted by Maggie Feldman-Piltch and produced by Matthew Wallin, the conversations go beyond the dinner party commentary and offer guests the opportunity to discuss their vision for security in the 21st century, the strategy that vision requires, and what it means for America going forward- in less time than it takes you to get to work. With topics ranging from geo-economics to nuclear security, cultural diplomacy to energy security and asymmetric operations, “What’s Next?” is one of the many ways ASP works to raise the American public’s understanding of complex security issues we face