Episode 2

Why defence needs to be defended...

Defence often gets a bad reputation, with many people unfamiliar with the field often arguing that it gets too big a share of the budget compared to other "more pressing" areas of government. In this episode, Dr Thomas Withington and myself discuss how defence priorities are constantly changing and expanding, and why D-Fence is the right space for many different voices to explain why defence is relevant to everyone - and therefore deserves to be defended...

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Alix Valenti

Alix Valenti is an international freelance defence journalist. Her main focus is on naval affairs, more specifically on identifying and discussing the latest technological trends in the naval industry and how those shape/are shaped by CONOPS. Alix holds a PhD in post conflict reconstruction.