Author Archives: William S. Lind
How military careerism breeds habits of defeat
Moscow has reclaimed its 19th-century conservative role.
America can win it—by staying out.
Why our greatest military theorist only made colonel.
The senator points his party toward a stronger defense policy
What one of the Marine Corps’ leading minds reveals about war, terror, and insurgency.
We need Beijing as an ally against anarchy.
Turf wars are the one kind our generals know how to win.
Martin van Creveld on what the Muslim uprisings mean for Israel
Conflict erodes a nation’s cultural continuity as well as its finances.
SEALs and Rangers are no answer to our military woes.
The Arab Spring succumbs to post-state violence
How the Taliban mastered the operational art of modern war
The trillion-dollar F-35 is an easy target.
America can’t let India dictate South Asia’s map.
America loses even if it wins a war with China.
Even with a Taftian foreign policy and a defensive grand strategy, America …← Older posts Newer posts →
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