The Case for Restraint
November 06, 2007
Barry Posen takes to the pages of The American Interest to make the case for a new foreign policy that takes account of U.S. strength and weaknesses, opportunities and threats. The results: a strategy of restraint.
The article, followed by more than a dozen responses, can be found here:
Barry R. Posen is Ford International Professor of Political Science and director of the security studies program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a member of the Coalition for a Realistic Foreign Policy.
Picking Up after Failed War on Terror
Boston University Professor Andrew Bacevich levels a devastating critique of the Bush administration's strategy in the so-called war on terror.
The article was published in the Los Angeles Times (11/6/07) and is available in its entirety online:
Andrew J. Bacevich is a professor of history and international relations at Boston University and a member of the Coalition for a Realistic Foreign Policy.
Betting on the Wrong Donkey
November 05, 2007
Christopher Preble reviews Kurt Campbell and Michael O'Hanlon's Hard Power: The New Politics of National Security.
The review appears in the November/December 2007 issue of The National Interest, and is available in its entirety online here: