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U.S.-Africa Policy: Recommendations for President Trump

An open memorandum to President Trump on retaining the U.S. leadership role in Africa and remaining competitive with China.

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Grand Strategy in Three Words or Less

Volume One of the Pumphrett Papers.

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GOP Ditches Jefferson

A new poll shows the partisan gap on strengthening the military is the widest it has been in fifteen years.

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Jacksonianism Alive and Well

Two beheadings later, and the Iraq syndrome begins to recede into the distance, as President Obama readies the nation for its third Iraq war in 25 years.

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Disunion

Trump voters were right that the nation needs change and that the “best and the brightest” are failing the nation the way they did during the Vietnam War.

Mullah Mismanagement

Many multi-ethnic states have broken down over the past 150 years, and Iran risks going the same way.

Presidents' Day

Presidents’ Day is a holiday about nobody that teaches nothing.

Crude Economics

They’re cutting consumption at home to keep exports up.

Infowar

Europe’s elections may not offer the fertile ground for “fake news” that is commonly assumed.

the trillion dollar question

A massive infrastructure package is high on the administration’s list of priorities, but actually bringing this idea to fruition will be harder than it looks.

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