Formal planning can't replace sound judgment.
Matthew Fay is a guest on the podcast.
Mattis' comments, though usually the sign of a steady leader, can be interpreted as a widening gap between the military and the society it serves.
Perpetual war is the consequence of the American public’s insulation from its cost.
Dysfunction in Congress and the White House makes a defense budget compromise unlikely.
Why the president's rhetoric on North Korea is a problem.
How congressional disruption enables defense innovation.
Why it matters that the president insists on politicizing the military.