America’s Strategic Play in the Pacific

November 24, 2020 Michael Sobolik RealClearDefense

While pundits and policymakers in Washington lock horns over a new strategic direction to counter China, the Department of Defense (DoD) is quietly working to blunt the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) advance into the Pacific Ocean.

The case for applied history

November 23, 2020 Iskander Rehman Engelsberg Ideas

Forget the seduction of grand theories and presentist moral judgments. To learn the lessons of the past, the great foreign policy analysts of our age must rediscover the art of historical discernment.