Outside Publications

 Outside Publications


Newsweek

Donald Trump, Russia and Why the President Would Make a Terrible Spy


Naveed Jamali

Newsweek “Are you fucking kidding me?” It was the summer of 2008, and I was in Wayne, New Jersey, standing in a Hooters parking lot with Captain Oleg Kulikov, ...

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Outside Publications


Nikolas K. Gvosdev

The Federalist One unfortunate outgrowth of the way the United States formulates its national security policy is the tendency to view the “battle” in Washington as the centerpiece, with ...

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Outside Publications

When Britain and France Almost Merged Into One Country


Dominic Tierney

The Atlantic  On June 16, 1940, with Nazi Germany on the brink of crushing France, British prime minister Winston Churchill and French undersecretary of defense Charles de Gaulle met ...

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The Kennedy Review

Harvard Should Never Have Offered a Fellowship to Chelsea Manning


Benjamin Luxenberg

Kennedy School Review Thirteen days ago, the Harvard Kennedy School’s Institute of Politics offered a visiting fellowship to Chelsea Manning. Two days later, Doug Elmendorf, Dean of the Kennedy ...

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Newsweek

Trump is Losing the Intelligence Battle


Naveed Jamali

Newsweek For the past six months, I’ve been quietly asking current and former counterintelligence professionals, “Who is making sure Russia doesn’t undermine our democracy?” The answer has always been ...

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Providence Journal

The powerful generals under President Trump


Mackubin Thomas Owens

Providence Journal During his campaign for president, Donald Trump slammed the leadership of the U.S. military, claiming that “the generals under Barack Obama have not been successful. Under the ...

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Wall Street Journal

The Birth of Modern China


Hal Brands

Wall Street Journal One of the most daunting challenges of statecraft is how to fashion coherent policy in the midst of a revolution. Foreign policy frequently rests on established ...

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Newsweek

Trump-Russia Investigation and Facebook


Naveed Jamali

Newsweek The Trump-Russia investigation: Every day, we hear something new about Robert Mueller’s criminal probe—from rumors of Kremlin-connected money laundering to questions about why the president fired former FBI ...

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The Hill

Putin’s controlled chaos is fueled by empty peace proposals


Stephen Blank

The Hill Five years ago a Russian diplomat observed that if the price of stability in Central Asia was an American presence there, then that stability and presence were ...

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The Hill

Congress, don’t meet with the Muslim Brotherhood


The Hill Amr Darrag, a senior member of Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood, will be speaking at Georgetown University on Thursday, and he is trying to extend his speaking gig into a ...

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