Posts Tagged: defense
American defense plans fail to engage with the reality of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
It's essential that lawmakers and members of the public question the Pentagon's justifications -- and reject proposals that would have the effect of triggering a new Cold War, one with the People's Republic of China.
Trying to beat the Republicans at their own game--fear-mongering in the service of ever higher military budgets--is a losing proposition.
President George W. Bush's nationally broadcast speech Sunday evening once again was designed to mislead Congress and the American public into supporting his administration's policies in Iraq.
A dangerous blind spot in the incoming administrations view of Russian affairs is its inadequate understanding of the significance of the newly independent states.
George W. Bushs decision to make his first overseas trip to Mexico, in mid-February, has generated a great deal of speculation about what this could possibly mean for changes in U.S. policy toward Latin America over the next four years.
The new administration must look critically at how we define security.
The Bush administration has made many of its major priorities clear through the selection of the presidentâs foreign policy advisers.
Given the situation in Washington, how fast will the military budget continue to rise in the administration of George W. Bush?
Deja Vu All Over Again: Worshiping the Wrong Ronald Reagan