Posts Tagged: Robert Gates
America’s money-soaked political system simultaneously bolsters the military-industrial complex and undermines diplomacy.
It is official U.S. doctrine that defense, diplomacy and development are co-equal contributors to our security.
What will be the legacy of Robert Gates: trimming Pentagon bloat or holding the line against deeper cuts?
The military spending cuts proposed by the Deficit Reduction Commission is both good and bad for a truly sustainable defense budget.
The United States is facing a Soviet-sized crisis. Where is the Gorbachev who can rein in our military?
If you're upset about the unemployment rate, don't blame immigrants.
The initial scenario in Iran turns out to be considerably more complicated.
It seems as though our Secretary of Defense is experiencing an internal conflict.
The Pentagon is proposing to extend the tour of duty for U.S. soldiers in South Korea. But that's a good sign for North Korea.
Will a change in the leadership of the Pentagon and Congress translate into a new U.S. military policy?