Issues / War & Peace
Given the situation in Washington, how fast will the military budget continue to rise in the administration of George W. Bush?
The Rumsfeld Commission report is, at its core, a landmark in political spin control, not a landmark in objective analysis of the threats facing our nation.
U.S. defense contractors were full participants in the last election cycle
The Bush administration has made many of its major priorities clear through the selection of the presidentâs foreign policy advisers.
Deja Vu All Over Again: Worshiping the Wrong Ronald Reagan
An analysis of defense under Bush, in light of the new defense secretary nominee.
Foreign policy issues were mostly an afterthought during the 2000 presidential campaign, and they continue to take a back seat in President-elect George W. Bushs discussions of the priorities of his incoming administration.
We should not accept, as fate, the feeling that, if our leaders do not lead, nothing can be done.
President Clinton's September 1st decision to delay deployment of the Pentagon's proposed National Missile Defense (NMD) system is an example of good policy and good politics.
The U.S. must recognize that preventive actions -- diplomacy, contributing to global economic development, promoting political and religious freedom -- that get to the root causes of conflict are the long-term paths to global peace and stability.