A very meaty and militaristic edition today. Thankfully, friends and readers have sent me so many good links that I had to break nary a drop of sweat this Sunday:Top Billing !: Kilkullen vs. Luttwak on Counterinsurgency Warfare:Dr. Edward Luttwak
- "Dead End
"LTC. David Kilcullen
- "Edward Luttwak’s “Counterinsurgency Malpractice
(Hat tip to SWJ Editor
and all around good guy, Dave Dilegge
.)Dr. Thomas H. Henriksen
- "Security Lessons from The Israeli Trenches
(Hat tip to Chicago Boyz
eminence grise, Lexington Green -
now back to blogging!)Dr. Andrew J. Bacevich
- "Warrior Politics
" ( beware, Atlantic
online subscription wall)Max Boot -
"The Military’s Media Problem
(Hat tip to blogfriend and impassioned commentator EB
at Hidden Unities
- "HOLLOW STATES
- "Online 5GW? Online 4GW?"
The Russians may not have invented, strictly speaking, "Disinformatsiya"
but they certainly were good at it back in the day. We still have idiots running around who believe that J. Edgar Hoover wore a dress or that the CIA/Pentagon created AIDS, as a result of KGB memes.
( Hat tip to Curtis
at Dreaming 5GW
- "Readings on civil-military relations
" and "Who should manage US public diplomacy, State or Defense?
is one of those rare blogs that consistently punch above their weight in terms of quality. Highly recommended for blogroll addition if you are looking for one that covers national security issues.
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