SWJ Editors

A Counterinsurgency Primer - Max Boot, Wall Street Journal book review of The Accidental Guerrilla: Fighting Small Wars in the Midst of a Big One by David Kilcullen. Almost everyone, even if...

Why Washington Worries - Fareed Zakaria, Newsweek ... The problem with American foreign policy goes beyond George Bush. It includes a Washington establishment that has gotten comfortable with the...

US Army Africa: Smart Power in Action by Colonel Stephen Mariano and Major Charles O'Brien, Small Wars Journal US Army Africa: Smart Power in Action (Full PDF Article) Secretary of State Clinton's...

Pentagon Rethinking Old Doctrine on 2 Wars - Thom Shanker, New York Times The protracted wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are forcing the Obama administration to rethink what for more than two decades...

Horse Soldier, Horse Soldier - Corb Lund - H/T to Lou DiMarco - A Horse Soldier's Thoughts

SWJ's 10th weekly contribution to Foreign Policy - This Week at War by Robert Haddick - is now posted. Topics include - The generals declare war on "war adjectives" - Special operations forces - the...