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January 26, 2021 5:30 am
A Bipartisan Agenda on National Security
Policy moves that President Biden could take to unite the country and build on its strengths.
Stephen Peter Rosen
January 25, 2021 5:30 am
The Case for an Imperfect Solution in Afghanistan
Ridding the country of the Taliban doesn’t appear to be a reasonable objective. Dividing the country might be the next best option.
December 23, 2020 11:24 pm
Six Things to Know about Trump’s Defense Veto
The NDAA usually becomes law without a hitch. Trump decided to break a 59-year-long pattern for the stupidest reasons.
December 22, 2020 5:30 am
The Military Would Not Participate in a Coup. Trump Can’t Understand Why.
Politicians from both parties have called on the armed forces to enforce election outcomes. The generals know better.
December 8, 2020 5:30 am
Lloyd Austin Should Not Become Secretary of Defense
Congress made an exception to let recently retired general Jim Mattis run the Pentagon. They shouldn’t do it again now.
November 20, 2020 5:30 am
The Real “America First” Foreign Policy Starts Now
With a new team at the Pentagon and the freedom of a lame duck, President Trump may be about to indulge his most dangerous foreign policy desires.
November 11, 2020 3:02 pm
The Lame-Duck Massacre
The patterns and portents of Trump’s post-election Pentagon firings.
September 25, 2020 5:26 am
Trump’s Russophilia Has Become Intelligence Policy
The president has always had an unsettling relationship with Vladimir Putin’s regime, but only recently has it infected the rest of the government.
Eric Edelman and David J. Kramer
September 18, 2020 5:30 am
Why Sweden Should Join NATO
Sweden has avoided joining the alliance for decades, but the partnership may be too fruitful for either side to pass up.
August 11, 2020 5:30 am
Congress AWOL on National Security
Senators and representatives from both parties are failing to push back against Trump decisions they know are wrong.