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:

  • Commentary
    • Defense News
    • January 2, 2020
    The state of acquisition is in need of better coordination

    The U.S. defense enterprise has been in a near-constant state of acquisition reform since the 1980s. Although it has been a top Pentagon priority, expected competition with Ch...

    By Susanna V. Blume & Mikhail Grinberg

  • Podcast
    • November 8, 2019
    Friday Roundtable

    On the Roundtable episode of the Defense & Aerospace Podcast, Robert F. Hale joins Todd Harrison, the director of defense budget analysis and the Aerospace Security Project at...

    By Robert F. Hale

  • Reports
    • October 25, 2019
    Small Satellites in the Emerging Space Environment

    Steven Kosiak assesses the advantages and risks of widespread networks of smaller satellites versus consolidated networks of larger satellites....

    By Steven Kosiak

  • 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

View All Reports View All Articles & Multimedia