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JOE KENT: Realism And Restraint Put America First

"We must learn from the last two decades of war and loss," says Joe Kent....

By Joe Kent

Data-Driven Defeat: Information Versus Interests in Afghanistan

"A broad consensus among the D.C. foreign policy establishment has held that Ame...

By Jacob Siegel

Please Don’t Get Us into Another War (feat. John Allen Gay) | Moment of Truth Ep. 14

In today's "Moment of Truth," Saurabh, Nick and guest John Allen Gay, Executive ...

By Moment of Truth

President Dwight D. Eisenhower’s Warning Against The “Military Industrial Complex”

President Eisenhower's dire last-minute warning against what he called 'The Mili...

By US National Archives

‘Generation Z’ and Foreign Policy: Building a Common Vision of Restraint in a Divided Era

Jake Mercier analyzes how sharp generational divides have made it harder for Ame...

By Jake Mercier

China and Civic Piety

Micah Meadowcraft makes the case that the best way to take on China is by starti...

By Micah Meadowcroft

John Quincy Adams’ 1821 Independence Day Address

Then-Secretary of State John Quincy Adams used this speech to lay out his vision...

By President John Quincy Adams

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To End Our Empire In Afghanistan (feat. Will Ruger)

In Today's "Moment of Truth," Saurabh and Jake sit down with Will Ruger, a veter...

By Moment of Truth

The True Cost of War (feat. Joe Kent) | Moment of Truth Ep. 16

In Today's "Moment of Truth," Saurabh & Nick sit down with Joe Kent, former Gree...

By Moment of Truth

Exiting Afghanistan: Ending America’s Longest War

“It is not too late to declare victory over the forces that compelled the Unit...

By Benjamin H. Friedman

The Irresistible Rise of the Civilisation-State

Western liberalism has no answer to assertive powers that take pride in their cu...

By Aris Roussinos

Biden’s Global, Muscular Liberalism is an Indefensible Foreign Policy in 2021

"Global, muscular liberalism of both parties has manifestly failed to deliver th...

By Elbridge Colby

Can China Rise Peacefully?

If the China continues growing rapidly, the US will once again face a potential ...

By John J. Mearsheimer

Camille Paglia: No To The Invasion of Iraq

In this fascinating 2003 interview, cultural critic Camille Paglia explains 'why...

By Interview by David Talbot

Good Reads

Restraint: A New Foundation for U.S. Grand Strategy

The United States, Barry R. Posen argues in Restraint, has grown incapable of mo...

By Barry R. Posen

Overthrow: America’s Century of Regime Change from Hawaii to Iraq

A former foreign correspondent for The Boston Globe and The New York Times, Step...

By Stephen Kinzer

Stealth War: How China Took Over While America’s Elite Slept

Robert Spalding pulls back the curtain in the Stealth War to show the extent of ...

By Robert Spalding

Great Power Competition

The Strategy of Denial: American Defense in an Age of Great Power Conflict

Elbridge Colby, Principal at the Marathon Initiative, writes a realist take on w...

By Elbridge Colby

A Strategy for Avoiding Two-Front War

The greatest risk facing the twenty-first-century United States, short of an out...

By A. Wess Mitchell

Interests, Not Values, Should Guide America’s China Strategy

America should seek to expand its coalition of allies and partners—but based o...

By Elbridge Colby

The Case for Offshore Balancing

In this piece, John Mearsheimer and Stephen Walt argue that the United States sh...

By John J. Mearsheimer and Stephen M. Walt


Belt and Road Hazards, Coming to the Americas

In this shocking exposé, Robert C. Thornett breaks down the global reach of Chi...

By Robert C. Thornett

The Triumph and Terror of Wang Huning

Either way, our world is witnessing a grand experiment that’s now underway: Ch...

By N. S. Lyons

Why Chinese 5G and Missile Silos Don’t Mix (feat. Commissioner Brendan Carr) | Moment of Truth Ep. 18

In Today's "Moment of Truth," Saurabh and Nick sit down with FCC Commissioner Br...

By Moment of Truth

Xi Jinping in Translation: China’s Guiding Ideology

Giving context to China's stated guiding ideology with Xi Jinping at the helm, T...

By Tanner Greer

Chinese Professor Reveals Plot in Shock Video: US Elites and China Have Teamed Up to Take Control Of America

In the United States, the press, big tech, and Washington all collaborate to con...

By Revolver News


Americans Don’t Want War Over Ukraine

Americans want a focus on domestic issues and have no appetite for war with Russ...

By Charles Koch Institute

Why Russia and China Are Strengthening Security Ties

Alexander Gabuev explores whether or not the United States has played a role in ...

By Alexander Gabuev

Glenn Greenwald On Why People Are Afraid To Speak Out Against US-Russia Standoff

Glenn Greenwald joined Tucker Carlson Tonight to discuss escalating tensions wit...

By Tucker Carlson Tonight

The Imperative Of Prudent U.S.-Russia Policy

This piece argues that the United States must find a way to co-exist with Russia...

By Daniel DePetris

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