‘Only Freedom Can Work Such Miracles’

‘Only Freedom Can Work Such Miracles’

Strong alliances protect European democracies By Ovidiu Dranga, Romanian ambassador to Poland In the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on targets in the United…

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Renewing Leadership

Renewing Leadership

Democratic institutions must emerge stronger from the pandemic By Dr. Suzanne Loftus, Marshall Center professor It could be argued that the 2008 global financial crisis…

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Blurred Lines

Blurred Lines

AUTHOR:  Oscar Jonsson PUBLISHED BY:  Georgetown University Press REVIEWED BY:  Patrick Swan, per Concordiam contributor Oh, for the days of clarity when nations declared war…

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The New Normal

The New Normal

AUTHOR:  Ben Buchanan PUBLISHED BY:  Harvard University Press REVIEWED BY:  Patrick Swan, per Concordiam contributor Cyber war wasn’t supposed to be this way. We expected…

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Conclusions: Reflections on great power competition in a time of COVID-19

Conclusions: Reflections on great power competition in a time of COVID-19

Dr. Graeme P. Herd, Marshall Center professor If great power competition is the defining paradigm of our current era, COVID-19 acts as its X-ray. The…

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Great Power Competition and Europe

Great Power Competition and Europe

State and network-centric perspectives By Dr. Graeme P. Herd, Marshall Center professor In the United States, there is cross-party bipartisan agreement that China is the…

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The Contest For Central Asia

The Contest For Central Asia

AUTHOR:  Alexander Cooley PUBLISHED BY:  Oxford University Press, USA REVIEWED BY:  Patrick Swan, per Concordiam contributor In the 1800s, Russia and Great Britain played a…

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‘War by other memes’

‘War by other memes’

AUTHORs:  P.W. Singer and Emerson T. Brooking PUBLISHED BY:  Eamon Dolan/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt REVIEWED BY:  Patrick Swan, per Concordiam contributor If war is, as Prussian…

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Modern Propaganda

Modern Propaganda

A most exquisite and indispensable fifth-generation warfare tool By Joseph Vann, Marshall Center  |  Photos By The Associated Press The art of propaganda is in…

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Defining Hybrid Warfare

Defining Hybrid Warfare

By James K. Wither Following the Russian Federation’s invasion of Crimea in March 2014, hybrid warfare ceased to be a subject studied only by military…

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