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The powerful generals under President Trump

By Mackubin Thomas Owens

Publication Date: Wednesday, September 20, 2017

During his campaign for president, Donald Trump slammed the leadership of the U.S. military, claiming that "the generals under Barack Obama have not been successful. Under the leadership of Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton, the generals have been reduced to rubble, reduced to a point where it is embarrassing for our country." He implied that, as president, he would replace Obama's military leadership with generals and admirals who would not subordinate military effectiveness to "political correctness."  {read more}

Can There Be World Order?

By John J. Tierney, Jr.

Publication Date: Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Of all the charges against the Trump Administration, including the President's obsessions and personal quirks, perhaps most damaging is the notion that he will eventually destroy world order as we know it. Nobody believes that he, like history's tyrants -- Bonapartes and Hitlers -- will send armies across borders to occupy neighbors. Most believe that this will simply be the natural result of his personality and experience.   {read more}

Dr. Muravchik to speak on the Six Day War

By Abigail Adams

Publication Date: Tuesday, September 19, 2017

On September 27, Dr. Joshua Muravchik, Distinguished Fellow at the DC-based World Affairs Institute, will be speaking at a special lecture on the Six Day War at the Westminster Institute in McLean, VA.  {read more}

IWP alumna authors book on public diplomacy in US statecraft

By Abigail Adams

Publication Date: Tuesday, September 19, 2017

A debut book by Dr. Caitlin E. Schindler (IWP Class of 2010) was recently published:  The Origins of Public Diplomacy in US Statecraft: Uncovering a Forgotten Tradition. This book is a part of Palgrave Macmillan's "Series in Global Public Diplomacy."  {read more}

Dr. Owens discusses foreign policy at event with Providence journal

By Katie Lynch

Publication Date: Tuesday, September 19, 2017

IWP Dean of Academic Affairs, Dr. Mackubin Thomas Owens, delivered remarks about American foreign policy and the liberal order at an event sponsored by Providence: A Journal of Christianity and American Foreign Policy this past August.  {read more}

The future of NATO and historical precedents

By Thomas Flichy de La Neuville

Publication Date: Tuesday, September 19, 2017

The strength of an extended military confederation lies much less in its accumulated power than in the clarity of its strategic line. Unable to agree on a common strategy, the Holy League, created on 25 May 1571, was plagued by rivalry until Pius V clarified its limited goals while rationalizing its military command. Now, we must be aware that political intelligence is often missing when the imperial heart of a military organisation starts declining.  {read more}

Marek Chodakiewicz discusses immigration in Eastern Europe

Publication Date: Monday, September 18, 2017

In a recent interview with Progressives for Immigration Reform, IWP professor Dr. Marek Chodakiewicz discussed immigration in Eastern Europe and a range of other related issues.  {read more}

The IWP Internship Experience: Natalie Merucci

Publication Date: Friday, September 15, 2017

The experience I received during The Institute of World Politics internship was one that not only went above and beyond my expectations, but also supported my progress toward reaching my full potential as both a professional and an individual.  {read more}

Does Europe have a death wish?

By Norman A. Bailey

Publication Date: Thursday, September 14, 2017

Two recent decisions by European official bodies indicate that the answer to the question posed in the title of this article may be "yes."  {read more}

Marek Chodakiewicz comments on the story of French spy Jeannie Rousseau de Clarens

By Marek Jan Chodakiewicz

Publication Date: Thursday, September 14, 2017

Thank you for sharing the story of brave Jeannie Rousseau de Clarens, a French spy for the Allies during the Second World War, who was deservedly decorated by the CIA (David Ignatius, “A diminutive woman -- and a spy who defied courage,” August 29).  {read more}

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