Podcasts

CLOSE FRIEND IN A DANGEROUS NEIGHBORHOOD: ON JAPAN-US RELATIONS — A PODCAST

We need to consider what’s important here. We need to worry … a lot ...

GOOD (BORDER) FENCES MAKE GOOD NEIGHBORS? ON THE U.S. AND LATIN AMERICA — A PODCAST

The direction that Latin America takes is going to be, of course, up to ...

SOUTH AFRICA’S ELECTIONS AND THE MATURING OF DEMOCRACY — A PODCAST

If [President Mnangagwa] wants a genuine legacy of someone who has restored Zimbabwe to ...

“UNITED IN DIVERSITY”: THE EUROPEAN UNION LOOKS FORWARD — A PODCAST

At the NATO-Warsaw summit [this past year], there was a joint declaration, and I ...

HOW DO GREAT STRATEGIC LEADERS DEVELOP OTHERS? — A PODCAST

How do you really make a difference to inspire people around you? WAR ROOM ...

PRESERVING MILITARY HISTORY: AN INDIAN PERSPECTIVE — A PODCAST

Military history has been seen [in India] by the political and academic establishment as ...

ORGANIZED CRIME: NOT WHAT YOU SEE ON TV — A PODCAST

Clausewitz talk about war being an extension of politics; for criminals, violence is … ...

THE STRANGE BLOODLESS COUP IN ZIMBABWE — A PODCAST

If [President Mnangagwa] wants a genuine legacy of someone who has restored Zimbabwe to ...

MAX BOOT ON THE LURE OF SIMPLE MILITARY SOLUTIONS — A PODCAST

I would urge your listeners … Don’t fall under this illusion that there are ...

COOK’S ‘MIDNIGHT DRAWINGS’ AND THEIR HAUNTING VIEWS OF WAR (DUSTY SHELVES)

[COOK SAID,] ‘These faces. I didn’t get to know all their names. They joined ...

THE TET OFFENSIVE: 50 YEARS LATER — A PODCAST

What becomes the dominant narrative? [The Vietnam War has] been examined principally through American ...

WE WON … NOW WHAT? HOW TO SECURE VICTORY — A PODCAST

Iraqis came up to [COL Rick Schwartz] and said, ‘Thanks for getting rid of ...

PERSPECTIVES ON STRATEGIC LEADERSHIP — GEN. ROBIN RAND, U.S. AIR FORCE GLOBAL STRIKE COMMAND

I tell people today that history makes you smarter, but your heritage makes you ...

BUILDING THE CONTINENTAL ARMY: VON STEUBEN’S “BLUE BOOK” (DUSTY SHELVES)

[VON STEUBEN] WAS THE RIGHT MAN AT THE RIGHT PLACE AND THE RIGHT TIME. ...

ARMY WAR COLLEGE ROUNDTABLE ON THE NEW(?) NATIONAL SECURITY STRATEGY

This [National Security Strategy] sort of fits the mold, in that it is strong ...

GEORGE WASHINGTON: THE LESSONS OF FAILURE (GREAT CAPTAINS)

Washington [will] realize early on that he is playing a losing hand and has ...

OPERATION CHRISTMAS DROP: SPREADING CHEER ACROSS THE PACIFIC — A PODCAST

[Operation Christmas Drop] says a great thing about the ability to train and operate ...

RECEIPT: BOMB, ATOMIC, 1 EACH (DUSTY SHELVES)

This is a hand receipt unlike any other. … Imagine instead of signing for ...

HOW STRATEGIC INTELLIGENCE HAS CHANGED SINCE 9/11 — A PODCAST

[9/11] was a mixture of the intensity of doing my job with the surreal. ...

NSC-68: THE POLICY DOCUMENT THAT SHAPED THE COLD WAR (DUSTY SHELVES)

[PRESIDENT TRUMAN] WAS INTERESTED IN TAKING A LOOK AT AMERICA’S POSITION IN THE WORLD. ...