America used to resist maintaining a large standing army. Now personnel cuts are condemned. What changed?
Revenge of the neocons.
The conflicting interests of Russia and the United States won't allow a solution without a third party taking leadership.
Will more U.S. obduracy and military spending always make others cower?
Why nuclear arms control remains a tempting target for GOP presidential candidates.
Hagel's move to bypass a bureaucratic mess in seeking alternatives to the Littoral Combat Ship should be imitated more broadly.
Nuclear forces cost serious money. Washington should consider how, in an era of limited defense dollars, it might adjust its strategic force structure.
Dave Camp's tax plan has stirred up a loud fuss—but there's more bark than bite.
A tool that often doesn't work - and that we're using more and more.
From Ukraine to Iran to the East China Sea, the "tougher" option proposed has always been worse.
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