Reacting to terror

I am shocked, as everyone must be, by the terror attacks in London today. I hope the casualties are few and that the people take good care of each other in difficult circumstances. I’m reassured somewhat by the matter-of-fact approach … Continue reading

“Unmitigated disaster”

Over in Salon, Sydney Blumenthal writes about an internal paper that the Department of Defense has quietly posted to its web site. Apparently a task force of experts from the military, the diplomatic corps, military-oriented businesses, and academia was put … Continue reading