A review of Battlegrounds: The Fight to Defend the Free World, by H. R. McMaster.
H. R. McMaster
Former national-security adviser H. R. McMaster and former Afghan ambassador to China Janan Mosazai analyze the state of affairs.
On H. R. McMaster, Garry Kasparov, Mitt Romney, Hillary Clinton, Jim Buckley, Donald Trump, and more.
The substitution of Pompeo and Bolton for Tillerson and McMaster is a win for foreign-policy realism on the Iran deal.
On the principle that failure is punished and success rewarded, it makes no sense to lose someone integral to Trump's foreign-policy progress.
Any national-security adviser must be judged on two broad criteria: How faithfully has he or she served the president? And how well has he or she served the nation? One important ...
McMaster’s critics on the far right are off base, but he does fail to take sharia supremacism seriously enough.
Those who want the administration to succeed should cut out the conspiracy theories about McMaster’s being an Islamist.
The winner of the week was Robert Mueller.
H. R. McMaster can bring long-term strategic thinking to the administration’s foreign policy.