by Matthew Stein
May 7, 2012 05:04 AM | Comments (1)
The power of online videos to analyze events and the information struggle they present.
by Nicholas J. Armstrong
May 4, 2012 04:48 AM | Comments (3)
As we look toward a combat exit, how to sustain the advisory effort?
by Thomas J. Buonomo
May 3, 2012 04:54 AM | Comments (4)
Thomas Buonomo offers a roll-up of recent commentary on the way ahead in Afghanistan.
by Karen Kaya
May 2, 2012 04:43 AM | Comments (4)
Turkey and the PKK - whither U.S. policy?
by Ernest Y. Wong and James Y. Wong
May 1, 2012 04:39 AM | Comments (1)
A balanced COIN approach?
by Adam Elkus
April 30, 2012 04:50 AM | Comments (9)
Where do we go with Design in a post-COIN (for now) world?
by Peter J. Munson
April 27, 2012 07:03 AM | Comments (2)
SWJ Editor Peter J. Munson discusses advising, COIN, Iraq, and disruptive thinking with Owen West, author of "The Snake Eaters."
by Varun Vira
April 26, 2012 04:58 AM | Comments (8)
How instability on the subcontinent could rapidly spiral out of control.
April 25, 2012 04:57 AM | Comments (6)
West's narrative about combat advisors in Iraq is a timely read that should leave you with many questions about current and future advisory efforts.
April 25, 2012 04:49 AM | Comments (0)
There are many paper options for how to proceed with respect to Iran's nuclear program, but which have any real hope of success?
by Youssef Aboul-Enein, Andrew Bertrand and Dorothy Corley
April 24, 2012 04:40 AM | Comments (3)
In the much awaited final segment of this series, we read of the Iran-Iraq War from 1983 to 1987. I implore you to read the conclusions!
by Karl Slaikeu and Faieq Zarif
April 23, 2012 04:42 AM | Comments (5)
Five very intricate questions as to how we should look at the challenges at hand.
by Robert Sharp and Sterling Jensen
April 20, 2012 01:47 PM | Comments (2)
Considering future scenarios in Yemen.
by Justin Peele
April 20, 2012 04:54 AM | Comments (8)
Must we define drug traffickers in Mexico as terrorists and do more to prevent their disastrous effects?
by Dennis Sugrue and Andrew Pfluger
April 19, 2012 11:07 AM | Comments (4)
Water, water everywhere... COIN and the pennance of life.
by Daniel Trombly and Robert Caruso
April 19, 2012 04:48 AM | Comments (11)
Will Flynn exercise some disruptive thinking at DIA?
by Grant M. Martin
April 18, 2012 04:59 AM | Comments (16)
How The Dead Poets Society Advocated Disruptive Thinkers, Why DoD Shouldn't Encourage More Disruptive Thinkers, and 10 Principles for...
April 17, 2012 04:41 AM | Comments (0)
We must limit the ends we seek in these times. Does that mean we can't remake the world?
by Sergio Miller
April 16, 2012 04:44 AM | Comments (25)
Sergio Miller takes an in-depth look at COIN in Malaya
by Brett A. Friedman
April 13, 2012 03:30 PM | Comments (4)
Could Smedley dig his trenches today?
by Mike Mazarr
April 13, 2012 05:36 AM | Comments (7)
Dr. Mazarr provides a corrective to Kohlmann's view of professional military education.
by Eduardo Salcedo-Albarán and Luis Jorge Garay-Salamanca
April 12, 2012 12:25 PM | Comments (0)
Mexican criminal networks are far more decentralized and thus more resiliant than the Colombian cartels of the 1980s.
April 12, 2012 05:20 AM | Comments (1)
A detailed look at Egyptian Field Marshal Abu Ghazalah's study of the Iran-Iraq War.
by Jonathan Jeckell
April 11, 2012 05:30 AM | Comments (20)
How do entrepreneurship and innovation operate and how can they fit into a military institution?
April 10, 2012 05:54 AM | Comments (1)
Looking at Iran through Arab eyes.
April 9, 2012 08:02 PM | Comments (0)
A look at the gray agents - the public servants, political actors, or security agents - that promote criminal interests.
April 9, 2012 05:00 AM | Comments (61)
An attempt to answer the question: What problem are we trying to solve?
by Adam Harmon
April 7, 2012 07:36 AM | Comments (25)
One Israeli's view on what's to come.
by Matthew P. Dearing
April 6, 2012 01:15 PM | Comments (0)
The death of Malawi's President Bingu wa Mutharika throws the country's stability into question.
by Youssef Aboul-Enein
April 6, 2012 06:47 AM | Comments (3)
The Arab Spring has caused a renewed interest in the political history of the Middle East, and a hunger to learn the nuances of political discourse from Islamists of various...