About The Authors

Aki PeritzAki Peritz is the Senior Policy Advisor for National Security at Third Way. Previously he spent several years as a counterterrorism analyst for the U.S. government. He has authored or co-authored various publications on a wide range of national security topics, including: counterterrorism, cyberspace, illicit nuclear proliferation networks, post-9/11 legal doctrine, U.S. intelligence cooperation with Middle Eastern and Asian nations, Iraqi leadership dynamics, and military issues in South Asia.

Eric RosenbachEric Rosenbach is Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense. He has taught courses on counterterrorism at the Harvard Kennedy School, and served as a professional staff member on the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, where he led oversight of U.S. counterterrorism programs.