Guest Speakers: Rod Smith &  J.R. Seeger

The Middle East Perspective

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Defender of Freedom Award

January 20, 2024

This prestigious recognition is awarded annually to a business leader who has demonstrated a lifetime of dedication and service, following the example of Congressman (Col. USAF) Sam Johnson, who served his country for nearly 60 years as a military officer and US Congressman, including 7 years as a prisoner of war in VietNam. The awardee will have exhibited long-standing, consistent, highly valuable support and service, particularly to causes and organizations that stand for the American values of patriotism, leadership, and selfless service.

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December 17, 2023

The National Medal of Honor Museum in Arlington is scheduled to open in March 2025. It will serve as the premier national institution dedicated to the stories, impact, and legacy of the service members who became Medal of Honor recipients. Come hear President/CEO Chris Cassidy tell the Museum story: origin, mission and status. Chris is a former NASA astronaut and Navy SEAL and is a great motivational speaker, and we hope to have some special guests present!

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Air and Naval Power in the 21st Century

January 29, 2023

A panel with Admiral James G. Foggo, U. S. Navy, (Retired) - Dean of the Center for Maritime Strategy, Navy League of the United States and Ms. Heather Penney, Senior Resident Fellow at the Mitchell Institute for Aerospace Studies

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Global Power Competition

April 2, 2023

While the National Strategy integrates the traditional elements of national power, it is the military element that underpins the rest and is the ultimate guarantor of national security.

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Southern Border Situation

June 11, 2023

The border between the United States and Mexico has been a flash point for years and is a particular issue for border states like Texas, where the impacts of the immigrant flow are obvious.

National Defense Briefing Series: Where industry and military thought leaders discuss national and international issues that impact the United States and its allies security

Who We Are

The National Defense Security Briefing Series is a program of quarterly discussions on issues and areas of the world where US vital national interests are at stake in the 21st Century. The series is jointly sponsored by the Dallas Chapters of the Navy League, the Air & Space Forces Association, the Association of the US Army, the Military Order of the World Wars, and the Jewish War Veterans. While we all support our individual programs and charities, this program is designed to bring us together in support of the issues we share in common.


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