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Winslow T. Wheeler – an idiot in search of a village

Winslow Wheeler, director of the Straus Military Reform Project at the Center for Defense Information interviews Sir Rupert Smith, ex-British Army general and author of “The Utility of Power” on C-Span. If you have an hour to spare, watch it … Continue reading

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>The Utility of Force

>Rupert Smith (General Sir Rupert Smith, actually) has written an important book. His thesis is that our institutions – both civilian and military – have yet to adapt to the reality of the shift from industrial war to war among … Continue reading

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