Posts Tagged: National Security
Watch for more "smart power."
The problem with hyping national security threats is that it nudges greater threats such as global warming off the public's radar screen.
The military spending cut is real for the first time, but only about one percent of the Pentagon's total.
Just like anything else, with national-security strategy nature abhors a vacuum.
Highlighting foreign policy and defense stories that beggar credulity to the utmost.
Once again, the United States government reinforces its childlike denial of UFOs.
The new face of state violence is the drone moving silently through the slum.
In only one area of life are Americans officially considered 100% scared, and so 100% in need of protection, and that's when it comes to terrorism.
If the two cultures genuinely dislike each other, cooperation between the United States and the Middle East in stamping out terrorism is doomed.
It's time to scrap our failed client-regime national-security strategy.