Author Archives: Scott Ritter

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.

After Nine Months, Only Stale Crumbs in Russia Inquiry

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

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

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

Trump Quietly Promises Billions in New Nuke Contracts

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

Resolving North Korea Without “Fire and Fury”

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

Say Goodbye to Regime Change in Syria

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

Throwing a Curveball at ‘Intelligence Community Consensus’ on Russia

Definitive assessment was not what it proclaimed to be.

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

Scott Ritter takes on White House Syria attack claims.