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Defense (page 5)

April 9, 2020 5:30 am

Treat Taiwan Like the Independent Ally It Is

The COVID-19 pandemic is another reminder that the One China Policy is long past its expiration date.
Shay Khatiri
April 3, 2020 5:30 am

The Pentagon’s Transparency Problem

Why a perennial challenge—balancing the need for secrets with the need to know—has grown worse under Trump.
Shay Khatiri
March 31, 2020 5:30 am

The U.S. Military in the Coronavirus Crisis

How well suited is the military to assisting in civilian public health emergencies?
Shay Khatiri
March 25, 2020 5:30 am

COVID-19 and Our Coming Clash with China

The geopolitical context of the fights about China and the coronavirus.
Shay Khatiri
March 3, 2020 5:45 am

Bernie and Trump, Putin’s Chaos Candidates

From Russia with love: Putin’s election meddling and American self-doubt.
Shay Khatiri
February 24, 2020 5:25 am

Trump’s Instruments of Power and Intimidation

The president tosses out norms relating to justice and intelligence so he can help friends, punish perceived enemies, and protect…
Frederick Baron and Dennis Aftergut
February 11, 2020 5:45 am

Wrong Way on Huawei

The Trump administration failed to block the U.K. from working with the Chinese telecom giant. Here’s why it matters.
Shay Khatiri
February 10, 2020 6:00 am

Democrats’ Dangerous War Powers Gambit

Congress should be wary of further limiting the president’s authority to quickly project military power.
Shay Khatiri
January 25, 2020 5:20 am

About Those Space Force “Uniforms”

All joking about camo uniforms aside, the new military service has an important mission.
Ken Krantz
January 10, 2020 5:36 am

War Powers and Unintended Consequences

A president orders a strike without consulting Congress and he is seen by many as a madman. The…

James Robenalt