Is Trump target of coup attempt?

Consider a scenario. It is one year into Barack Obama’s second term. During his first term, the president and the commander of U.S. Central Command clashed repeatedly over a number of issues, including Iran, Afghanistan and ISIS.

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Civil-Military Relations in the Age of Trump

Healthy relations between America’s civil and military populations depend upon the mutual trust, respect, and understanding between civilian and military leaders. This promotes the exchange of candid views and perspectives as part of the decision-making process.

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A century of crimes

One hundred years ago, the October Revolution unleashed a great evil upon the world. Not to diminish the crimes of the Nazis, but the fact is that communism has killed far more people than fascism ever did — in the Soviet Union, Communist China, Vietnam, Cambodia, North Korea and Cuba.

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Mission Failure: The Burns & Novick “The Vietnam War” Misses its Target

Watching the Ken Burns-Lynn Novick PBS series on the Vietnam War put me in mind of a memorable essay that Jim Webb-Vietnam war hero, novelist, secretary of the Navy under Ronald Reagan, and most recently Democratic senator from the Commonwealth of Virginia-penned for the American Enterprise Institute seventeen years ago. In this remarkable piece, he…

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