McCain’s Unique Heroism Endowed Him With the Moral Authority to Triumph in Politics
Chaos Awaits Ronny Jackson, Trump’s Choice to Lead the VA
Firing VA Secretary David Shulkin Is a Bad Idea
How Mike Pompeo Could Save the State Department
Why Sending Armed Veterans to Guard Schools Would Be Ludicrous
We Need to Think of Mass Shootings as a National Security Threat
The Rob Porter Scandal Destroys the Remaining Shreds of John Kelly’s Integrity
Trump Betrayed the Intelligence Community by Releasing the Nunes Memo
U.S. Military Chiefs Respond to Trump’s Decisions With Respectful Disobedience
Why Guantanamo Is the Wrong Place to Prosecute a Terrorist—or Anyone Else
A Pistol Against a Speeding Truck? The Pro-Gun Response to the Manhattan Vehicle Attack Is Absurd.
John Kelly Was Right to Note America’s Civil-Military Divide. His Remarks Will Make It Worse.
Forget Trump’s Latest Attack on Obama. Why Are U.S. Troops in Niger to Begin With?
Why the Las Vegas Shooting Was a Security Agency’s Nightmare
The Trump Administration’s Feeble Response to Hurricane Maria Rivals Bush’s After Katrina
Mattis May Be Slow-Walking Trump’s Transgender Troops Ban so He Can Let Congress Decide Its Fate
Afghanistan Is Not Always a “Graveyard of Empires,” but We Need to Be Realistic About Our Goals There
Outsourcing the War in Afghanistan to Contractors Is a Very, Very Bad Idea
Trump Was a Jerk to His Generals About Afghanistan. That Doesn’t Mean He’s Wrong.
Trump Loves His New Chief of Staff’s Blunt and Aggressive Style. That Could Be a Problem.