The lack of collaboration from environmentalists and the national security community is one of the most troublesome fault lines in the climate policies of today.

Left-leaning climate activists are not tied to military strategic rightists; the former frequently consider the latter destructive anti-environmental marauders, while the latter often think that the former are unrealistic pests that put trees and dolphins first in terms of human security.

Though they are uneasy, climate change is forcing the two to work closer together.

In “All Hell Breaking Loose,” professor emeritus and successful novelist Michael T.

The most fascinating aspect of global climate change and national security, obviously, is how the global strategic map is changing.

Congressional Gold Medal

The Congressional Gold Medal is an award bestowed by the United States Congress. (wikipedia)

United States Navy

The United States Navy is the maritime service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the eight uniformed services of the United States. (wikipedia)

National security

National defense is the security and defense of a nation state, including its citizens, economy, and institutions, which is regarded as a duty of government (wikipedia)

The Pentagon

The Pentagon is the headquarters building of the United States Department of Defense. As a symbol of the U.S. military, (wikipedia)

Michael Klare

Michael T. Klare is a Five Colleges professor of Peace and World Security Studies, whose department is located at Hampshire College , (wikipedia)

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The United States Department of the Navy is one of the three military departments within the Department of Defense of the United States of America. (wikipedia)