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Niall Ferguson
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Niall Ferguson Finds The Future In The Past

featuring Niall Fergusonvia Financial Review
Saturday, May 28, 2016

He's running late. It's an occupational hazard for a rock star professor juggling the global lecture circuit, high-brow talk shows and op ed pages, and advising board rooms on what might be lurking around the corner.

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America’s Pivot to Vietnam

by Miles Maochun Yuvia Military History in the News
Friday, May 27, 2016

No Asian country carries more relevance and significance to the history of the United States than Vietnam in the post-WWII era. The political ethos, military institutions, and social mores of America were fundamentally altered by the war in Vietnam. Thirteen times more Americans died in that conflict than in the two Iraq wars combined; nearly 25 times more Americans were killed in the jungles and rice paddies of the Southeast Asian country than in the armed conflict in Afghanistan, America’s longest foreign war.

Analysis and Commentary

The Latest Issue Of Strategika Is Available Online

via Strategika
Friday, May 27, 2016

The latest issue of Strategika is now available online.

In the News

The Long Struggle Over The Legal Bounds Of Fighting Terrorism

mentioning Jack Goldsmithvia The Washington Post
Friday, May 27, 2016

Karen Greenberg’s new book, “Rogue Justice,” takes on a challenging task: adding new insight to our understanding of the long-running legal battles surrounding the post-9/11 fight against terrorism.

Stanford Oval
In the News

Stanford Junior Receives Shultz Fellowship For Research On Israel

featuring George P. Shultzvia Stanford News
Friday, May 27, 2016

Hillel@Stanford has awarded Stanford junior Yisroel Quint the George and Charlotte Shultz Fellowship in Modern Israel Studies.

Education Image
Analysis and Commentary

Proposed ESSA Regulations Limit States On Accountability

by Michael J. Petrillivia Education Next
Friday, May 27, 2016

As everyone knows, the Department of Education released its latest package of proposed regulations today. Among other issues, this round addresses the heart of the Every Student Succeeds Act: its accountability provisions.

In the News

The Mental Gymnastics Of The Pro-Trump GOP

mentioning Victor Davis Hansonvia Chicago Tribune
Friday, May 27, 2016

This week, two leading conservative writers made cases for why queasy Republicans should (or will) suck it up and support Donald Trump. This happened, somewhat hilariously, in the same week in which Trump spent approximately 15 minutes mocking various Republicans at a California rally, publicly bashing New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez, a well-liked rising star in the GOP, and blatantly lying about telling a previous blatant lie about raising $6 million for veterans.

Featured

On Nuclear Weapons, Nations Must Cooperate To Avoid Catastrophe

by Sam Nunnfeaturing George P. Shultz, Henry A. Kissingervia The Washington Post
Thursday, May 26, 2016

President Obama’s visit to Hiroshima comes almost 71 years after the conclusion of a world war that was fought and ended with tremendous sacrifice, huge casualties and immense devastation. Today, global nuclear arsenals are capable of destroying not only cities but also civilization itself. 

Harvey C. Mansfield
In the News

Harvey Mansfield Is The Man

featuring Harvey C. Mansfieldvia The Weekly Standard
Thursday, May 26, 2016

There aren't many political philosophers who operate on the level of Harvey Mansfield. By which I mean that it takes a special kind of smart to be able to explain serious philosophy in a way that even chuckleheads like me can understand it.

In the News

North Korea Linked To Digital Attacks On Global Banks

quoting Herbert Linvia The New York Times
Thursday, May 26, 2016

Security researchers have tied the recent spate of digital breaches on Asian banks to North Korea, in what they say appears to be the first known case of a nation using digital attacks for financial gain.

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