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H Clinton on the National Debt – Today’s Quote

…our rising debt levels…poses a national security threat…. And it also sends a message of weakness internationally. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, September 8,...

The Pentagon’s New Map – A Critique

Andrew’s Note:  I have seen our national dialog once again turn to and contemplate military intervention in the Middle East.  This time it’s Syria (I’ll leave Iran for another day as it actually poses a threat to the U.S. through its pursuit of and stated policy of intending to use Weapons of Mass...

DOD’s Warning About Oil and the ‘Arc of Chaos’

Andrew’s Note:  The following is from the Energy Section (Part II, Trends Influencing World Security) of the Joint Operating Environment (JOE) 2010.  I’ve mentioned the JOE in passing before as it’s a keystone document that the Department of Defense uses to project the world in which it...