Posts Tagged: James Mattis
The forever war in the Middle East is far from over.
To keep U.S. troops in Syria now implies a forever war, with no realistic ending imaginable, and no authorization from Congress.
Half of Pentagon spending goes to contractors, the military budget is set to skyrocket, and the Trump administration is peddling arms all over the world.
The bare bones of a deal with North Korea may exist, but senseless provocations could set off a conflict long before then.
ISIS is on the verge of collapse, but the the quagmire continues.
The evidence is in: The "adults in the room" at the White House have enabled Trump's worst impulses, not checked them.
These generals couldn't conquer Iraq or Afghanistan. But under Trump, they've conquered Washington.
Obama failed to execute an economic and military pivot to Asia. Will Trump pick up the fumble and run with it?
As the Trump administration tries to do damage control in Asia, Korean women are leading a movement to re-define their country's relationship with Washington.
Trump's “dream team” of generals highlights America’s striking twenty-first-century embrace of militarism — and drift away from democracy.