"If America is not prepared to supply the means necessary to achieve a just end, then the probability of success is in greater jeopardy than if we had never decided to destroy ISIS at all."
Precision-guided munitions helped the United States military destroy an Afghan government in a few months, with minimal footprint. What can they do against ISIS?
Keeping America's military from going “hollow” requires capability sufficient to maintain trained and ready forces, conduct current operations and prepare for the future.
"There are no signs of compromise from either side and chances of a violent conclusion remain all too possible."
"Libertarian populism might be a good basic pitch."
History's most decisive sea engagements.
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