Geoffrey Demarest

Geoffrey Demarest is a researcher in the US Army's Foreign Military Studies Office at Ft. Leavenworth, Kansas.  He holds a JD and a PhD in International Studies from the University of Denver.  He is a graduate of the US Army War College at Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania, and of the School of the Americas at Ft. Benning, Georgia.  Demarest's latest book is titled, Winning Insurgent War.

Looking through the blog I note that not too much has been said here regarding landpower and global climate change.

On July 6th, retired Colombian General Álvaro Valencia Tovar died at the age of 94.

How the US Army thinks about strategy, thinking which is unavoidably  influenced by how the word strategy is defined, bears on how institutions will imagine, explain, and prepare ‘...

This comment responds to the SWJ publication of  “A Proposed Framework for Appreciating Megacities: A US Army Perspective.”

The Outpost - Book Review and Commentary

The book is not doctrine.  It invites those interested in influencing the outcome of ‘internal’ armed conflicts to weave together ideology, politics, methodology, intelligence...