Adam Elkus

Adam Elkus is a PhD student in Computational Social Science at George Mason University. He has published articles on international security and strategy at The Atlantic, CTC Sentinel, Armed Forces Journal, and other publications. He is currently a columnist at War on the Rocks and a contributor to CTOVision, AnalystOne, and other blogs.

In his review of the updated FM 3-24, Bing West has some harsh words about the manual’s academic tint,  Charles J. Dunlap is also unimpressed.

It’s been about two months since al-Shabaab gunmen employed the new playbook.

Two great minds on drugs... and strategy.

Where do we go with Design in a post-COIN (for now) world?

We must limit the ends we seek in these times.  Does that mean we can't remake the world?

Stemming from the Occupy and Indignados movements, as well as the London riots, John P. Sullivan and Adam Elkus look at the complex disorder of riots, their types, and the challenges they present.