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Bruce Oliver Newsome, Ph.D., is Lecturer in International Relations at the University of California, Berkeley. Previously he consulted to governments at the RAND Corporation of California and the Defence Academy of the United Kingdom.

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Users of my services include: national law enforcement agencies and defense departments, the Wharton School, the International Relations Program at the University of Pennsylvania, the Sloan School at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University, coalition forces in Iraq, and private corporations.

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Bruce Oliver Newsome writes on current issues and practices here.

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