Is the Pentagon’s “Overmatch” Strategy Matchless?

February 20, 2019

The White House has a goal and the Pentagon, a program built on the monopolistic notion of competing in an unfair fight. In an article for The Nation, Defense Correspondent Michael Klare reveals and explains in detail the “new grand strategy” shared by the Trump administration and the...

James Mattis: Who Will Keep Trump in Check Now?

December 23, 2018

Can America’s democratic institutions — Congress, courts and the media — constrain Donald Trump and ensure the survival and continued prosperity of the world’s oldest democracy? Rational observers, US allies and even America’s adversaries are left to wonder where President Donald...

The Daily Devil’s Dictionary: The “Disinvite” Administration

June 08, 2018

The Trump administration seems to be disinviting everyone — from the Philadelphia Eagles to China. Disinvite has to be the word of the week in Washington. On June 4, President Donald Trump noisily disinvited the championship football team, the Philadelphia Eagles, from the traditional...