John D. McRae

Major John D. McRae is the Executive Officer to the G-3 of the Army National Guard.  He holds a Master’s Degree in Management from Webster University and is a Master’s candidate in International Relations from the University of Oklahoma.  Previous publications have been featured in Armed Forces Journal, Army Engineer magazine, and The Daily Beast.

The modernization of the Chinese military was predicated on a new set of assumptions, namely that the nature of warfare that the Chinese would be most likely to face was now a “local, limited...