For veterans, it is a day to honor colleagues, remember the past, and remind us it is okay to lay down those burdens we may no longer have the strength or desire to carry as we pick up new tools in our new lives
5G is the next realm of competition with China, and we will need to master it to succeed against them
The longer the war drags on, the worse it will get. Is negotiation possible or wise?
Putin’s invasion threatens China’s rise to power, and will impact their alliance and any reunification attempt with Taiwan
Putin is launching a rebellion against the modern world order. Win or loose, Ukraine’s people will pay the price and the world will change forever
Putin is threatening to invade Ukraine as the West continues to struggle to effectively respond to Russian aggression
American interests are represented everywhere in the world, and the American public doesn’t seem convinced that the cost of this sometimes burdensome luxury is worth the price. After going trillions of dollars into debt and losing thousands of servicemembers to win the war on terror only to find itself abandoning Afghanistan and struggling to fightContinue reading “Why America Is Everywhere In The World”
The border crisis between Poland and Belarus is part of a broader Russian hybrid war designed to pull Ukraine back under its control and destroy the political unity that underpins NATO
McMaster likely knows something about how the U.S. military develops a warrior ethos in its troops, yet he hijacks Veteran’s Day to lay the blame for the ethos’ decline at the feet of the American public and civilian leaders
As a citizenry we left the war to the professionals while outsourcing responsibility for oversight to politicians who spent most of their time on the domestic agenda which drives re-election efforts. Between the citizenry, the politicians, and the professionals, Afghanistan was left simmering on the back burner, and we lost the plot on what we were there to do and why.