Playing with Fire

Playing with Fire

Instead of firing teachers, closing libraries and senior centers, and cutting bus routes, let’s put the Pentagon on a diet.

Cyber War: Reality or Hype?

Cyber War: Reality or Hype?

Is cyber war everything it’s cracked up to be, and is the United States really so behind the curve in the scramble to develop cyber weapons?

Summer Doldrums and War Budgets

As DC’s powerful debate the debt crisis, one aspect of our spending is completely absent from the debate: war spending.

Leon Panetta’s Really Bad Day

Leon Panetta’s Really Bad Day

The new Secretary of Defense is sounding like a Bush-era diplomat by ramping up his anti-Iran rhetoric and subtly reconnecting Iraq to the attacks on 9/11.