Article Archive

Trump Nuke Plan Resets the Doomsday Clock

Stunning new strategy calls for more tactical weapons and nuclear retaliation against cyber threats.

February 1, 2018

In the Russian Collusion Debate, Who’s Fooling Who?

The latest narrative about Fusion GPS and the Steele dossier doesn’t pass the smell test.

January 8, 2018

Propaganda Aiming to Prove Iran Supplied Missiles Backfires

Closer look shows we are more vulnerable to ballistic weapons than we think. Here’s why.

December 26, 2017

The Nuke ‘Treaty That Ended the Cold War’ is Unraveling

The Trump administration signals a game of chicken with Russia, which could mean the death of arms control.

December 11, 2017

The Democratic Law Firm Behind the Russian Collusion Narrative

How a high-powered practice contracted oppo-research on Trump—and then pushed a hack story.

October 31, 2017

After Nine Months, Only Stale Crumbs in Russia Inquiry

The ‘briefing’ is just another exercise in preferred narrative boosting.

October 9, 2017

U.S. Missile Defense: Not as Effective As We Think

Can THAAD avoid the system failures of the first Gulf War?

September 11, 2017

Trump Quietly Promises Billions in New Nuke Contracts

This could trigger a new arms race with Russia and China.

September 1, 2017

Resolving North Korea Without “Fire and Fury”

Stretching back to Eisenhower, U.S. containment policy created this crisis.

August 10, 2017

Say Goodbye to Regime Change in Syria

Trump’s decision to stop sending arms to rebels alters everything.

July 24, 2017

Throwing a Curveball at ‘Intelligence Community Consensus’ on Russia

Definitive assessment was not what it proclaimed to be.

July 12, 2017

Ex-Weapons Inspector: Trump’s Sarin Claims Built on ‘Lie’

Scott Ritter takes on White House Syria attack claims.

June 29, 2017