Some quick thoughts on a dangerous appointment.
Rex Tillerson’s tenure as secretary of state was bad, but his successor’s views on key issues are more even more troublesome.
We need political, not military, constraints on the president’s ability to use military force.
The NDS has already shown itself superior to its predecessor, but that was a low bar to clear.
The National Security Strategy generally doesn’t matter, and Trump’s will matter even less.
Retrenchment does not necessarily mean less war.
America lacks leverage over the Kim Regime and shouldn't risk a war over its nuclear program.
Matthew Fay discusses libertarian foreign policy in a new paper.