November 2010 (9 Entries)
19 : More Calls for Pentagon Cuts [link]
18 : A U.S. Defense Budget Worthy of Its Name [link]
18 : Deficits and Defense 11.19.2010 [link]
18 : Coalition Issues Letter to Deficit Reduction Commission Regarding Military Spending [link]
18 : Letter to Deficit Reduction Commission Regarding Military Spending [link]
12 : Let the Games Begin: Bowles-Stimson, Defense, and the Way Forward [link]
09 : Does TRADOC Get It, or How the Army Views the World and Its Budget [link]
09 : Will Republican Gains Pump Up the Pentagon? [link]
01 : Cut (Really Cut) Military Spending [link]

October 2010 (2 Entries)
22 : What is the Burden? The Future of European and American Defense Budgets [link]
18 : Why Have the Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan Been So Corrosive of Civil-Military Relations? [link]

September 2010 (3 Entries)
21 : Drop Pretensions to Supremacy [link]
05 : The True Cost of the Iraq War: $3 Trillion and Beyond [link]
01 : Empire for Liberty 09.01.2010 [link]

August 2010 (4 Entries)
14 : Will the Defense Cuts do What Robert Gates Says They Will? [link]
13 : More Cuts for Robert Gates' Defense Department [link]
05 : The QDR's Catastrophic Report [link]
02 : Time to Discipline DOD [link]

July 2010 (1 Entries)
13 : How to Cut Military Spending [link]

June 2010 (2 Entries)
30 : Toward a Responsible Defense Budget [link]
14 : Defense Cuts: Start Overseas [link]

December 2009 (3 Entries)
23 : Obama, Tell Me How this Ends [link]
03 : Obama's Folly [link]
03 : Time to Leave [link]

November 2009 (1 Entries)
03 : Hollow Victory [link]

October 2009 (6 Entries)
31 : The 'Safe Haven' Myth [link]
29 : False Dichotomy [link]
29 : Root Causes [link]
26 : New Afghan War Assumptions Must Be Weighed before a Surge [link]
22 : The Price of Security 11.06.09 [link]
11 : Afghanistan: The Proxy War [link]

September 2009 (9 Entries)
28 : Illusions of Victory [link]
16 : Who's Afraid of a Terrorist Haven? [link]
16 : U.S. Must Narrow Objectives in Afghanistan [link]
15 : Letter to President Obama Regarding Afghanistan [link]
15 : Coalition Issues Letter to President Obama Regarding Afghanistan [link]
14 : Withdrawal without Winning? [link]
11 : Doubting Afghanistan [link]
04 : Should the United States Withdraw from Afghanistan? [link]
02 : Win, Hold and Lose [link]

August 2009 (2 Entries)
14 : The War We Can't Win [link]
01 : United Colors of Democracy [link]

May 2009 (1 Entries)
25 : It's Time for U.S. To Leave Afghanistan [link]

April 2009 (1 Entries)
15 : How Dangerous Are the Taliban? [link]

February 2009 (1 Entries)
22 : Woodrow Wilson's War [link]

January 2009 (5 Entries)
22 : Empire Falls [link]
22 : Another War, Another Defeat [link]
22 : Advice for the SecDef [link]
21 : Pentagon 1, Obama 0 [link]
09 : Obama's Afghan Challenge [link]

December 2008 (1 Entries)
14 : Obama: Break Your Afghan Pledge [link]

November 2007 (3 Entries)
06 : The Case for Restraint [link]
06 : Picking Up after Failed War on Terror [link]
05 : Betting on the Wrong Donkey [link]

September 2007 (1 Entries)
12 : Assessing the Surge 09.20.07 [link]

August 2007 (3 Entries)
10 : Being Right Matters [link]
08 : A Troubling Interventionist Consensus [link]
02 : D.C. Elites Want You to Shush on Iraq [link]

July 2007 (2 Entries)
13 : Barack Obama's American Exceptionalism [link]
11 : America's Next Steps in Iraq 7.18.07 [link]

May 2007 (3 Entries)
27 : I Lost My Son to a War I Oppose. We Were Both Doing Our Duty. [link]
17 : A Dangerous Idea for Redeployment [link]
17 : Losing Mythic Authority [link]

April 2007 (5 Entries)
19 : The Risks of Staying vs. Leaving Iraq [link]
17 : Event: The End of Alliances 05.01.07 [link]
09 : 'Your Iraq Plan?' Is a Pointless Question [link]
06 : Energy Alarmism: The Myths That Make Americans Worry about Oil [link]
02 : To Russia with Realism [link]

March 2007 (3 Entries)
13 : Spinned Surge [link]
01 : Escaping the Trap: The Case for Withdrawal from Iraq 03.14.07 [link]
01 : Rescinding the Bush Doctrine [link]

February 2007 (1 Entries)
16 : U.S. Can Endure an 'Unfavorable Outcome' in the Iraq War [link]

January 2007 (5 Entries)
31 : Event: The Silence of the Rational Center 2.13.07 [link]
31 : Budgeting for Empire [link]
30 : The Myth of an al Qaeda Takeover of Iraq [link]
29 : Going for Broke [link]
15 : Osirak Redux? [link]

November 2006 (8 Entries)
27 : How to Deal with Iran: Options for Today and for the Future 12.11.06 [link]
27 : Withdrawal from Iraq: Some Pain Now or More Pain Later [link]
14 : What New Direction? [link]
09 : Bush Is Still 'The Decider' [link]
08 : A Republican Fratricide? [link]
07 : Fighting over Who Lost Iraq [link]
03 : A War, or Un-War? [link]
01 : Don't Blame Maliki for America's Iraq Problems [link]

October 2006 (11 Entries)
20 : The U.S. Military and Counterinsurgency 11.02.06 [link]
20 : Reconnecting With the Reality-Based Community [link]
19 : On the Offense [link]
18 : Christians in the Crossfire [link]
17 : America's World Role Has to be Realistic and Moral [link]
16 : Why America Keeps Losing 'Small Wars' [link]
09 : Pakistan's Russian Roulette of Terrorism [link]
06 : Misreading the Tea Leaves: U.S. Missteps on Foreign Policy [link]
05 : Liberating Ourselves [link]
04 : Ethical Realism 10.10.06 [link]
04 : Beware a New Bush Doctrine [link]

September 2006 (2 Entries)
15 : How to Really Win the War on Terrorism [link]
05 : Responding to Anti-Americanism in the Arab World 09.12.06 [link]

August 2006 (12 Entries)
31 : Bipartisan Disaster [link]
30 : Mind the Gap [link]
24 : Why Further Withdrawals by Israel Make Most Sense [link]
22 : Anti Iraq War, Pro Terror War [link]
21 : Slam-Dunk Wars Don't Equal Wins [link]
18 : Iraq or Bust [link]
11 : 'Long War' a Tragic Misstep [link]
09 : The War on Terrorism Five Years after 9/11 [link]
08 : Washington's Masochistic Policy in Iraq [link]
07 : The Left Gets Real [link]
03 : Isolationism? Hardly. [link]
01 : Bombs Won't Turn Lebanese Hearts [link]

July 2006 (5 Entries)
28 : A Plan for Afghanistan [link]
25 : Jaw-Jaw Is Better Than War-War [link]
14 : What's an Iraqi Life Worth? [link]
14 : Leon Hadar Discusses Sandstorm 07.27.06 [link]
14 : Paying Tomorrow's Military [link]

June 2006 (7 Entries)
28 : Hasty Plans a Bigger Threat Than N. Korea [link]
26 : Divided and Conquered [link]
26 : The Two Fukuyamas [link]
14 : Right Against War with Iran 06.21.06 [link]
13 : Winning the Un-War 06.14.06 [link]
12 : Prophets in Their Own Land [link]
01 : Iran: Gulf War III? [link]

May 2006 (13 Entries)
19 : Putin versus Cheney [link]
19 : Of Mullahs and MADness [link]
17 : Two Normal Nations 06.12.06 [link]
16 : The Bush Administration Snubs Taiwan [link]
14 : Europe Undersells Diplomatic Expertise to U.S. [link]
12 : 'Comrade Wolf' and the Mullahs [link]
10 : America Against the World: How We Are Different and Why We Are Disliked 05.16.06 [link]
09 : Stability in Iraq and the Middle East 05.17.06 [link]
04 : Christopher Preble Discusses Democracy Promotion 05.18.06 [link]
04 : Announcing the Launch of Across the Aisle - A New Blog [link]
03 : Military Muscles Bulging in SE Asia [link]
02 : The United States May Have to Live With a Nuclear Iran [link]
01 : Free Speech for Generals [link]

April 2006 (12 Entries)
25 : What We Know About Iran [link]
25 : At the Very Least, Let's Not Repeat Iraq [link]
24 : Fukuyama at the Crossroads [link]
24 : U.S. Must Offer Iran Diplomatic Deal [link]
18 : Insecurity With Insolvency [link]
18 : How to Get Out of the Iran Trap [link]
18 : Don't Let Iraq's Sunni-Shia Conflict Spread Through the Mideast [link]
18 : Sanctions Against Iran [link]
11 : What Victory Lost [link]
11 : How to Lose the Brain Race [link]
11 : Iran: The Logic of Deterrence [link]
04 : Winning the Un-War 04.18.06 [link]

March 2006 (10 Entries)
30 : Mission Improbable [link]
30 : A Disoriented U.S. Can't Lead on Iran [link]
21 : Weighing the Costs of Today's Defense Strategy [link]
21 : Prospects for Democracy in the Middle East 03.29.06 [link]
19 : Time for Bush to Turn Realist [link]
18 : There Is Menace in America's Policy of Prevention [link]
17 : How China Can Reassure Neighbors, U.S. [link]
08 : What's Going on in Moldova? [link]
02 : Christopher Preble on Democracy Promotion 03.06.06 [link]
01 : The Wrong Way to Fix Iran [link]

February 2006 (23 Entries)
28 : With Good Intentions: U.S. Foreign Policy and Humanitarian Intervention 03.14.06 [link]
27 : We Can Live with a Nuclear Iran [link]
27 : The Rise of U.S. Nuclear Primacy [link]
25 : The Rise of the Corporate State in Russia 03.07.06 [link]
24 : Who Will Decide When We Leave Iraq? [link]
23 : Overstating Iran's Threat [link]
22 : Gary Hart Discusses "The Shield and the Cloak" 03.02.06 [link]
16 : War in Error [link]
16 : Democracy and Its Discontents [link]
15 : Rethinking the Military's Mission [link]
15 : The Limits of Propaganda [link]
14 : Is "Old Europe" Doomed? [link]
14 : Revisions in Need of Revising: What Went Wrong in the Iraq War [link]
14 : The "Isolationism" Canard [link]
14 : Intelligence, Policy and the War in Iraq [link]
10 : Beyond Preemption and Preventive War [link]
09 : Democracy not an Export Item [link]
09 : Of Power and Providence [link]
09 : Dubious Assumptions about Iran [link]
09 : What Now for U.S. Middle East Policy? [link]
02 : The Gap between U.S. Rhetoric and Reality [link]
02 : What Isolationism? [link]
01 : Exit Strategy [link]

January 2006 (11 Entries)
31 : Political Earthquake in Palestine [link]
30 : Bush's Call to Stay the Course Is Simply an Act of Folly [link]
30 : Peace Candidate, '68 Vintage [link]
30 : Getting Real(istic) About Nonproliferation [link]
24 : Policy of Restraint Offers Best Payoff [link]
16 : America's Coming War with China, Cato Book Forum, 01.25.06 [link]
12 : If Not Empire, Then What? [link]
11 : Like Tourists with Guns [link]
09 : The West's Ukraine Illusion [link]
06 : The Imperious President [link]
05 : End this Evasion on Permanent Army Bases in Iraq [link]

December 2005 (12 Entries)
27 : Coalition vs. Commentary, Round Two [link]
20 : Electing to Fight, Cato Book Forum, 01.12.06 [link]
20 : The Jury Is Still Out on Iraqi Democracy [link]
19 : If U.S. Leaves, Al-Qaeda Will Not Inherit Iraq [link]
16 : Fear, and Other Tales of Empire [link]
14 : The Worst and the Dullest [link]
12 : Humanitarian Intervention and Democratization [link]
09 : Innocent Abroad [link]
07 : Debate: Islam vs. Western Civilization 12.13.05 [link]
06 : Reducing Poverty in Sub-Saharan Africa through Trade [link]
02 : America on Its Own in Iraq War [link]
01 : Fighting Talk, but Who's Going to Fight? [link]

November 2005 (17 Entries)
29 : Decadent America Must Give Up Imperial Ambitions [link]
27 : From Washington Think Tanks, Few Fresh Thoughts [link]
22 : The Future of American Military Strategy 12.5.05 [link]
22 : An Iran Trap? [link]
21 : New Balance [link]
21 : The Weekly Standard's War [link]
18 : U.S. Should Call It a Wrap after Iraq Elections [link]
17 : Navigating America's China Challenge [link]
14 : Bad For You Too? [link]
11 : The War on Terror: Implications for Domestic Security and Civil Liberties 11.17 - 11.18.05 [link]
10 : Should a Free Society Draft Its Citizens? 11.17.05 [link]
07 : The Realist Persuasion [link]
06 : Fanning the Flames in the Balkans [link]
04 : A New Approach to US Foreign Policy [link]
03 : Stay What Course? [link]
02 : A Capitalist Peace? [link]
01 : War Powers in the Age of Terror [link]

October 2005 (11 Entries)
31 : Dresden -- Budapest -- Tbilisi -- Baku [link]
21 : It's Still SNAFU for U.S. Intelligence Community [link]
19 : The Six-Party Talks and the Future of the North Korean Nuclear Program 11.2.05 [link]
19 : The World Watches as U.S. Attempts Its Restoration [link]
18 : We Do Not Deserve These People [link]
13 : A New York State of Mind [link]
12 : Contrary As Usual [link]
11 : Cheney's Counterproductive Policies Toward Terrorists [link]
10 : The Emporer's New Consensus [link]
02 : Feeding a Failed State's Hungry [link]
01 : Bush Misreads History [link]

September 2005 (9 Entries)
27 : Empire Without Apologies [link]
19 : United Nations Reform: Beyond the Blame Game 9.26.05 [link]
19 : If You Can't Lick 'em, Try Diplomacy [link]
16 : Betting on a Bolder Japan [link]
15 : Conference: Beyond Bullets 9.21.05 [link]
14 : The Curious Case of American Hegemony [link]
12 : Splitting Islam [link]
08 : Taming American Power [link]
05 : Conference: Terrorism, Security, and America's Purpose [link]

August 2005 (7 Entries)
29 : Bring It On, and On, and On [link]
23 : Who Will Say 'No More'? [link]
23 : Call It a Day [link]
18 : CANCELLED: A Book Discussion with Leon Hadar 08.31.05 [link]
17 : A Surprisingly Sober Look at China [link]
16 : Supporting the Troops [link]
12 : The Strategic Class [link]

July 2005 (4 Entries)
18 : Military Wreckage [link]
13 : Who's Bearing the Burden? [link]
07 : Ethical Realism 7.13.05 [link]
05 : Reconnecting to the World [link]

June 2005 (11 Entries)
30 : Don't Dig Yourself in Deeper [link]
28 : Command Responsibility [link]
22 : Iraq: Exit or Empire? [link]
20 : Overestimating China's Help With North Korea [link]
17 : Shi'ites: Game; Kurds: Set; Sunnis: Match; US: Loss [link]
16 : Locking Down Loose Nukes 6.29.05 [link]
15 : You and What Army? [link]
13 : Conference "The Past is Never Far Away," 6.23.05 - 6.25.05 [link]
09 : A Discussion with Richard Haass 6.15.05 [link]
08 : Fighting Blind in Iraq [link]
01 : Coalition, 2: Podhoretz, 0 [link]

May 2005 (8 Entries)
31 : The Good Strategist [link]
23 : The Lure of Military Society [link]
23 : Gary Hart on Democracies Confronting Terror 5.18.05 [link]
19 : The Joys of Flying [link]
17 : Credit, deserved or not, goes to the winner [link]
16 : Eastern Fronts [link]
09 : True Patriots Should Worry More about Freedom at Home [link]
06 : How The Democrats Have Been Paralysed By Bush [link]

April 2005 (10 Entries)
20 : Preserving a Nation: America's Security in the Age of Terrorism 4.23.05 [link]
19 : Alliances and Counter-alliances in Asia [link]
19 : A June Attack on Iran: Will it Secure America? [link]
18 : Foreign Oil Dependence and National Security: What to Do? 5.5.05 [link]
17 : No Schisms on the Right? Conservatives and U.S. Foreign Policy 5.10.05 [link]
16 : The New American Militarism 5.27.05 [link]
15 : International Law and Universal Empire: A View from the 18th Century [link]
12 : A Long and Blinding Road [link]
06 : Destiny Not in Iraqis' Hands [link]
04 : Forcing North Korea's Hand [link]

March 2005 (5 Entries)
30 : Sharansky's Double Standard [link]
29 : Michael Desch Speaks to the San Antonio World Affairs Council [link]
22 : Andrew Bacevich Discusses Iraq and the Bush Doctrine [link]
22 : Taiwan as security-free rider [link]
07 : Spreading Democracy: By Force or Example? [link]

February 2005 (5 Entries)
24 : Bush's choice: messianism or pragmatism? [link]
18 : In the National Interest [link]
11 : Ending Tyranny: Easier Said Than Done [link]
11 : Loaded With Dynamite [link]
02 : Defense Spending, National Security, and the War on Terrorism 2.10.05 [link]

January 2005 (10 Entries)
31 : How America Became the World's Dispensable Nation [link]
27 : Transatlantic Relations After the Inauguration 1.31.05 [link]
26 : Chasing Liberty [link]
26 : Spreading Democracy Worldwide [link]
26 : Folly in Exporting 'Liberty' [link]
26 : Ending the Israeli-Palestinian Stalemate Will Help Win the War on Terror [link]
20 : Christopher Preble discusses John F. Kennedy and the Missile Gap [link]
06 : Ending the Israeli-Palestinian Stalemate and US National Security [link]
04 : Rift is Real, but Curable [link]
01 : Ending the Israeli-Palestinian Stalemate [link]

December 2004 (3 Entries)
22 : The Korean Conundrum 01-12-05 [link]
21 : Not All Nuclear Is Bad [link]
03 : Iraq and the Election of 2004 [link]

November 2004 (3 Entries)
23 : No Adult Supervision [link]
02 : American Nationalism: Addressing the Challenge of Identity and Threat [link]
01 : Lessons from the Iraq War [link]

October 2004 (4 Entries)
28 : The Perils of Occupation [link]
26 : Security Scholars for a Sensible Foreign Policy - An Open Letter to the American People [link]
25 : Security Scholars for a Sensible Foreign Policy - Signatories [link]
24 : Security Scholars for a Sensible Foreign Policy - Signatories (Part 2) [link]

September 2004 (2 Entries)
30 : Implications of the Iraq War [link]
15 : Neocons Forced to Face Reality [link]

August 2004 (1 Entries)
04 : Gary Hart discusses The Fourth Power [link]

July 2004 (3 Entries)
22 : "Neo-Wilsonianism" and Neo-Nonsense [link]
02 : Springtime for Realism - Discussion Forum [link]
02 : The Unrealism of American Empire [link]

June 2004 (3 Entries)
23 : Are We Better-off Without Saddam? [link]
15 : Is Kerry Different from Bush on Iraq? [link]
07 : Fuzzy Math on Iraq [link]

May 2004 (1 Entries)
07 : Empire Has Shattered American Credibility [link]

April 2004 (3 Entries)
23 : Bush's Foreign Policy Process Is the Big Problem [link]
01 : Nation-Building Exposes GOP's House Divided [link]
01 : Iraq's Future: Sovereignty or 'Sovereignty' [link]

March 2004 (2 Entries)
23 : Defense Spending in a Time of War [link]
10 : U.S. Global Primacy and National Security: Choices for the Next President [link]

February 2004 (2 Entries)
27 : The Costs of Empire [link]
27 : Intelligence Failures Come in Many Shapes and Sizes [link]

January 2004 (2 Entries)
13 : Neo-Cons "Out?" Realists "In?" [link]
06 : Happier, not Safer [link]

December 2003 (2 Entries)
29 : The Difference between Germany, Japan, and Iraq [link]
11 : Time to Leave Iraq [link]

November 2003 (1 Entries)
13 : Democracy for Whom? [link]

October 2003 (1 Entries)
01 : Welcome to the Coalition for a Realistic Foreign Policy [link]