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You aren’t wrong: Our military officers actually seem to be getting stoopider

That the military needs intelligent officers is not a particularly controversial statement. Underpinning that argument, however, is the assumption that the military normally recruits, recognizes, and retains its intellectual capital.

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Mission command is not a software!

Tom posed the important general question of what to do when a subordinate commander fails to execute the commander’s clear intent under mission command orders.

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The Supreme Art of War on the Korean Peninsula: Regime Change Through Targeting the Mind of Kim Jong Un

When I was the chief war planner for the U.S. Army’s 2nd Infantry Division in South Korea, I spent considerable time studying Sun Tzu, including this passage: “The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.”


The Game Is Over, and North Korea Has Won

Donald Trump can whine all he wants, but we're now living in a world where American power is less relevant than ever.


Brexit’s Dunkirk Fantasyland

If the cultural roots of Brexit are reduced to one sentiment, it is that Britain did not win two world wars to be run by Germany via Brussels.


Stephen Miller Has a Point, You Cosmopolitans

Liberals need to understand that immigration isn't necessarily always good for America.


Donald Trump Is Already a Lame Duck

The White House is in a tailspin, and even the president's fans are starting to realize it.


The Next AIDS Pandemic

Funding cuts to key U.S. programs that support medicine and treatment are coming. And with a booming African population and drug-resistant strains on the rise, the future is grim.


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