This paper's intent is to evaluate Israel’s performance in the second Lebanon war by identifying key failures, the causes of those failures, and to draw out lessons...

It is incumbent on all leaders of this generation to gain a better understanding of what makes up a subordinate’s background and subsequently, how to best lead them.

Evidence from recent truck attacks suggests an objective that cuts deep into the fabric of society: an erosion of the trust-based system of social rules that allow a city to...

By employing a more information-centric approach as a cornerstone of our operations, we can ultimately win faster and more efficiently.

What makes these elections interesting is that Iran is not a one-man dictatorship.  The fundamentalist regime that rules Iran is an oligarchy.

A critical component of turning the tide must be economic development.

As one CT practitioner at a recent George C. Marshall Center event noted, “Counter Terrorism in the absence of women is doomed to fail.”

If a robot “covered your six” in a firefight, would you show it gratitude?

A Small Wars Journal and Military Writers Guild Writing Contest Finalist Article

This appears to be the first known incident in the Mexican criminal insurgency in which the TTP of utilizing women and children as human shields has taken place.

One of the top 8 submissions from the first-ever U.S. Army TRADOC Science Fiction Writing Contest.

One of the top 8 submissions from the first-ever U.S. Army TRADOC Science Fiction Writing Contest.

Today’s emerging biotechnology is simultaneously the most exciting and concerning evolution of biology in the modern era.

One of the top 8 submissions from the first-ever U.S. Army TRADOC Science Fiction Writing Contest.

A Small Wars Journal and Military Writers Guild Writing Contest Finalist Article

Why a label and its use obfuscates the most critical variable of social and cultural reality necessary for mission success.

One of the top 8 submissions from the first-ever U.S. Army TRADOC Science Fiction Writing Contest.

One of the top 8 submissions from the first-ever U.S. Army TRADOC Science Fiction Writing Contest.

The use and threat of American military force (hard power) has substantially increased, while diplomatic and socioeconomic efforts (soft power) have been notably marginalized...

Flexibility exercised with good judgment is a pearl without price if it resides within the mind of the man on the spot.

One of the top 8 submissions from the first-ever U.S. Army TRADOC Science Fiction Writing Contest.

A Small Wars Journal and Military Writers Guild Writing Contest Finalist Article

One of the top 8 submissions from the first-ever U.S. Army TRADOC Science Fiction Writing Contest.

A Small Wars Journal and Military Writers Guild Writing Contest Finalist Article

One of the top 8 submissions from the first-ever U.S. Army TRADOC Science Fiction Writing Contest.

A Small Wars Journal and Military Writers Guild Writing Contest Finalist Article

The Syrian civil war has to be understood as a conflict that is surpassing national borders and which can’t be solved by military and diplomatic concentrated on only...

The U.S. Southern Command has a tremendous bearing on the U.S. National and domestic security efforts based on proximity and the nature of threats to the U.S. borders.

A Small Wars Journal and Military Writers Guild Writing Contest Finalist Article

Modern warfare is founded on networks and tactical cyber and electromagnetic activities (CEMA) provide critical keyholes to unlocking their cognitive spaces.