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The New New World Order

by Anne Applebaumvia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, July 30, 2002

If we can’t learn better ways of dealing with the outside world even after September 11, then the outside world will once again come to us. By Anne Applebaum.

Hot Preemption

by George P. Shultzvia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, July 30, 2002

Hoover fellow George P. Shultz, a veteran of World War II and the Cold War, offers a strategy for fighting a new war.

Christopher Hitchens

WORDS OF WAR: What Kind of War Are We Fighting?

with Christopher Hitchens, Newt Gingrichvia Uncommon Knowledge
Thursday, July 18, 2002

What kind of war is the war on terrorism? Ordinarily wars are fought against proper nouns—against Germany during the Second World War or against the Soviet Union during the cold war, for example. Now we're being asked to fight a war against a common noun, terrorism. Just how accurate and useful is the phrase "war on terrorism"? Is this a war? And who exactly is the enemy—Al Qaeda? Al Qaeda plus all other terrorists around the world? Al Qaeda plus all other terrorists plus all the countries in which the terrorists operate? In other words, just how good a job are the president and the administration doing, not just in prosecuting the war but in defining the objectives?

WINDS OF CHANGE: Politics After Sept. 11

with Newt Gingrich, Nelson W. Polsbyvia Uncommon Knowledge
Thursday, July 18, 2002

The war on terrorism has created unique ideological challenges for both ends of the American political spectrum. Does the left, long opposed to the exercise of U.S. military power, risk irrelevance by opposing the war on terror? How does the libertarian wing of the right, long opposed to big government, respond to its expanding role in protecting our security? How has President Bush's conduct of the war on terrorism affected his chances for reelection in 2004?

Our Brave New World:Essays on the Impact of September 11
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Our Brave New World: Essays on the Impact of September 11

by Wladyslaw Pleszczynskivia Hoover Institution Press
Wednesday, June 5, 2002

September 11, 2001: The beginning of a new era in American history?

The State of the Special Relationship

by Robin Harrisvia Policy Review
Saturday, June 1, 2002

At the end of the day, Britain stands with America

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On Strategic Surprise

by John Lewis Gaddisvia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, April 30, 2002

It may never be clear just what bin Laden and his associates hoped to achieve, but it cannot have been finding themselves holed up in caves. By Hoover fellow John Lewis Gaddis.

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War in the Information Age

by Bruce Berkowitzvia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, April 30, 2002

Hoover fellow Bruce Berkowitz on the new face of American warfare.

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Preparing for the Worst

by Larry Diamondvia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, April 30, 2002

If a massive terrorist attack on Washington wiped out our national leaders, what would we do? Hoover fellow Larry Diamond argues that the Constitution—framed long before weapons of mass destruction could even have been imagined—needs to be amended.

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Politics after September 11

by Michael Baronevia Hoover Digest
Tuesday, April 30, 2002

What has–and hasn’t–changed. By Hoover media fellow Michael Barone.

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