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The Landing Zone


Bad News, Worse News

Bad News, Worse News

Only halfway through the 'long war' against terror, the United States can't afford to become war-weary.

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NATO’s Playbook for Putinism

NATO’s Playbook for Putinism

NATO can - and should - thwart Vladimir Putin's ongoing efforts to rebuild the Russian Empire piecemeal.

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A New Instrument of World Power

A New Instrument of World Power

The decrease in gas prices throughout the United States is affecting the balance of global power.

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Beijing's Buildup - and America's Answer

Beijing's Buildup - and America's Answer

As the rest of the world slashes defense budgets, China is moving in the opposite direction.

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Breaking the Ice in the Arctic

Breaking the Ice in the Arctic

Without the rest of the world noticing, Russia is slowly moving into the Arctic regions, possibly to the detriment of other nations.

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The anonymous war against ISIS

The anonymous war against ISIS

Despite a $1 billion price tag and commitment of significant military resources, the mission against ISIS is still, puzzlingly, unnamed.

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The Costs of Turning Inward

The Costs of Turning Inward

The United States is at a crossroads with its space program after spending decades revering it as a source of national pride and achievement.

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Playing the Kurdish Card

Playing the Kurdish Card

If, or when, Iraq crumbles, the United States should remember its 'old friends' - the Kurds.

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