May 17, 2019

America's New Defense Strategy

By Elbridge Colby and Evan Thomas

On May 17, 2019, the Center for a New American Security (CNAS) and Foreign Policy (FP) welcomed visitors for an on-the-record discussion between CNAS Defense Program Director Elbridge Colby and award-winning author Evan Thomas. The conversation focused on Colby’s article in the Spring issue of Foreign Policy magazine, “How to Win America’s Next War.”

Watch the conversation:

  • Video
    • June 23, 2019
    One-on-one with former Deputy Secretary of Defense Robert Work

    The Chinese government is developing tactics to combat those of the United States. A new report from the Center for a New American Security says that the country is exploring ...

    By Robert O. Work

  • Reports
    • June 6, 2019
    Beating the Americans at Their Own Game

    China is keenly focused on blunting the U.S. military’s technological superiority, even as it strives to achieve technological parity, and eventually technological dominance....

    By Robert O. Work & Greg Grant

  • Commentary
    • USNI's Proceedings Magazine
    • June 1, 2019
    Corvette Carriers: A New Littoral Warfare Strategy

    The U.S. Navy has long identified threats in the littorals and the need to fight within these close waters, but it still struggles with creating a capable fighting force that ...

    By LtCol Colin Smith

  • Commentary
    • C-SPAN
    • May 30, 2019
    Fireside Chat with The Honorable David L. Norquist

    On May 30, the Center welcomed The Honorable David L. Norquist for a conversation on the 2020 Defense Budget Request with Susanna V. Blume. Their discussion focused on whether...

    By Susanna V. Blume & David L. Norquist

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