• Golda Meir and Women's Wartime Leadership

    by Jonathan W. Jordan and Emily Anne Jordan

    Are women seeking the presidency held back by Americans' mistrust of female military leadership? The example of Golda Meir suggests they shouldn't be.

  • The Only Way to End ‘Endless War’

    by Stephen Wertheim

    To get serious about stopping endless war, American leaders must do what they most resist: end America’s commitment to armed supremacy and embrace a world of pluralism and peace.

  • The History of Deterrence and Its Current Decline

    by Andrew F. Krepinevich, Jr.

    Since WWII, the United States has put deterrence at the core of its defense strategy. Now technological and geographical changes might change that. 

  • Autopilot Wars

    by Andrew J. Bacevich

    Sixteen Years, But Who’s Counting?

  • The Hazards of Military Worship

    by Major Danny Sjursen

    Everyone loves the troops and their generals, but history indicates that military advice isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.

  • How We Got Here

    by Danny Sjursen

    The Misuse of American Military Power and The Middle East in Chaos

  • How Military Service Changes You

    by Vaughn Davis Bornet

    “Military service had its effect on me, that’s for sure. Over time, if you join up, it will almost inevitably have an easily noticeable effect on your perceptions of reality.”