Klon Kitchen

Klon Kitchen is a senior fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, a former national security adviser to Sen. Ben Sasse, and a 15-year veteran of the intelligence community. Follow him on Twitter @klonkitchen.

Klon Kitchen

Farewell (But Not Goodbye)

Some personal news.

Defeating China and Saving Democracy

It’s going to be a busy year.

FBI Data and Threat Website Hacked 

Understanding what happened to the InfraGard critical infrastructure portal.

Russia Is Attacking Poland With Wiper Ware

And other updates in Ukraine.

Pushing Back on Pushwoosh

And other ways the government is addressing data and national security concerns.

Why in the World Are You Reading This?

A Thanksgiving meditation.

Espionage With Chinese Characteristics

A brief history of China’s reliance on foreign technology and expertise.

Congratulations on a Successful Midterm Election 

DDoS attacks and vote counting glitches shouldn’t shake your confidence in our amazing system.

We Just Saved the Internet (For Now)

And what comes next now that Musk owns Twitter.

How to Launch a Nuclear Strike

And other things I’ve been thinking about.