Politics & Policy

Air-Sea Battle

Unbeknownst to most Americans, the U.S. military is in the midst of another of its many revolutions in thinking. As we depart Iraq and begin positioning ourselves to exit Afghanistan, ...
Politics & Policy

Scientists Behaving Badly

Global-warming skeptics spend much of their time knocking down the fatuous warmist claim that the science is settled. According to the warmists, this singular piece of settled science is attested ...
Politics & Policy

America Does Not Pivot

With a considerable amount of fanfare, the Obama administration has spent most of the past two weeks “pivoting” our foreign policy toward Asia. This “pivot” is being broadcast as if ...
Politics & Policy

Iran: America’s Options

In 2007, America’s intelligence agencies delivered a National Intelligence Estimate to President Bush declaring: “We judge with high confidence that in fall 2003, Tehran halted its nuclear weapons program.” As ...
Politics & Policy

Back to the Future

The great strategic narrative of our time is about American decline. However, although we are facing some brisk economic headwinds that our political leaders seem clueless in dealing with, I ...

Will Trade Prevent War with China?

From today’s installment of my “Blood and Treasure” column: The two economies [the United States and China] are linked with each other and with the rest of the world in a manner unparalleled ...