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CommentaryBack to the Future: Transforming the U.S. Army for High-Intensity Warfare in the 21st Century
The Army’s transformation remains a work in progress and potential pitfalls still lurk on the horizon....
By Billy Fabian
CommentarySharper: America's Alliances and Partnerships
Cooperation with allies and partners is vital for achieving U.S. foreign policy goals, especially with respect to global challenges, including the COVID-19 pandemic, the sprea...
By Carisa Nietsche, Jeff Cirillo, Chris Estep & Cole Stevens
CommentaryNext Generation Defense Strategy: Missile Defense
The next administration needs to more fully consider missile defense in the context of strategic deterrence....
By Sarah Mineiro
CommentaryWhy Is North Korea So Good at Cybercrime?
North Korea continues to exploit vulnerabilities in cybersecurity to acquire funds for its dangerous nuclear weapons development program....
By Jason Bartlett
CommentarySketching Out North Korea's Possible Joe Biden Strategy
When it comes to predicting foreign policy, North Korea is the hardest of hard targets because there is not enough access to necessary information for consistent, high-level a...
By Jason Bartlett
CommentaryDon’t Sleep on China’s New Blockchain Internet
The CCP is progressing unfettered in a parallel technological campaign: expanding global blockchain infrastructure....
By Yaya J. Fanusie
CommentaryA Divided Washington Is (Sort of) United on China
The two parties might be divided on almost everything else, but their legislative agendas for China have a lot in common....
By Jordan Schneider & Coby Goldberg
CommentaryMaking Critical Choices for Better Posture Approaches
The U.S. Department of Defense must make critical choices in the next NDS to better link strategic objectives with posture in support of U.S. interests....
By Becca Wasser
CommentaryMake Good Choices! National Security Transitions and the Policy and Process Decisions
Who leads, how agencies implement policy, and the role of the National Security Council process draw less attention than strategy and policies, but they shape the impact of a ...
By Loren DeJonge Schulman & Alex Tippett
CommentarySharper: The Next Four Years
America will face a range of national security challenges over the next four years. From sustaining military deterrence to bolstering the nation's economic leadership and more...
By Chris Estep & Cole Stevens
CommentaryHow To Avoid Becoming a Misinformation Superspreader
Social media companies bear immense responsibility for responding to misinformation outbreaks, but they must not — and cannot — go it alone....
By Megan Lamberth, Chris Estep & Martijn Rasser
CommentaryJustice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and the U.S. Military
Today’s military has become more equitable since the start of the all-volunteer force in 1972. Much of that progress has been due to Ginsburg....
By Emma Moore & Robert Levinson
CommentaryHow Should the US Respond to China’s New Five-Year Plan?
China’s evolving strategy requires a fresh American policy response....
By Emily Jin & Coby Goldberg
CommentaryAI Ethical Principles: Implementing the U.S. Military’s Framework
Over the last two years, the DoD has taken a number of steps to lay the groundwork for AI adoption....
By Megan Lamberth
CommentaryRetooling U.S. Security Sector Assistance
One of America’s most important foreign policy tools is not fit for purpose....
By Stephen Tankel & Tommy Ross
CommentaryIf You Play Videogames, China May Be Spying on You
Beijing’s access to millions of gamers’ computers gives its spies an unrivaled opportunity to use games to conduct intelligence operations....
By Dave Aitel & Jordan Schneider
CommentaryConventional-Nuclear Integration in the Next National Defense Strategy
The next NDS must build on the limited progress that has been made to integrate conventional and nuclear strategy, planning, doctrine, and capabilities....
By John K. Warden
CommentaryTrump, Not Biden, Wrecked American Power in the Pacific
By any measurable indicator, America’s standing has been lower in Asia during Trump’s presidency than before it....
By Van Jackson & Hunter Marston
CommentaryAssessing the Impact of Dialectical Materialism on Xi Jinping’s Strategic Thinking
Xi Jinping has made his views rather plain to Party members....
By Coby Goldberg
CommentaryMake Russia Sanctions Effective Again
Today, U.S. sanctions against Russia are ineffective....
By Edward Fishman