The Index is an annual assessment of the state of America’s “hard power,” the geographic and functional environments relevant to the United States’ vital national interests. Read More.
The U.S. declaratory policy must be simple and forceful so that our adversaries have as little room to miscalculate as possible. Read More.
Recently, the Air Force has struggled to maintain standards of excellence in fulfilling a critical mission: being ready to respond to a nuclear attack. Read More.
The sequestration under the Budget Control Act coupled with already-existing spending caps will squeeze funding for new weapons, equipment and research and development for new technologies to a dangerous degree. Read More.