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Peace Train: Nip A New Arms Race In The Bud

quoting George P. Shultzvia Colorado Daily (Univ. Colorado)
Friday, December 7, 2018

On Oct. 20, President Donald Trump announced his intention to unilaterally withdraw the United States from the landmark Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia. For peace activists and others around the world, this was explosive and terrible news.

Interviews

Victor Davis Hanson: Trump Is Candid And Blunt Like Winston Churchill

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia The John Batchelor Show
Thursday, November 29, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Victor Davis Hanson discusses his American Greatness article "The Costs of Presidential Candor."

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Appeasement Of Evil Returns To Europe

quoting Victor Davis Hansonvia American Thinker
Thursday, November 29, 2018

In a brilliant recent piece, historian Victor Davis Hanson dissects Macron's European army crackpot idea and points to the real reason aggressive militarism led to WWII: craven appeasement of international bullies by the democracies until it was too late.

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Area 45: Iran – Will Protests Lead To Progress? With Abbas Milani

mentioning Abbas Milanivia Area 45
Monday, November 19, 2018

Will sanctions and protects lead to a sea of change in Iran?

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‘Churchill: Walking With Destiny’ Review: A Life At Full Pelt

by Tunku Varadarajan with Andrew Robertsvia The Wall Street Journal
Friday, November 16, 2018

[Subscription Required] Some of the best accounts of Churchill’s life were written by Churchill himself, setting his biographers some daunting competition. How do you write more eloquently than a man who wrote prose so fine it was deemed worthy (in 1953) of a Nobel Prize in literature?

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University’s First Human Rights Minor Reflects On Experiences As A Student

mentioning Norman M. Naimarkvia Stanford Daily
Thursday, November 15, 2018

Alina Utrata ‘17, the first Stanford graduate with a minor in human rights, visited the Handa Center on Tuesday to share her experiences at Stanford and as a master’s student in the U.K. “The Handa Center was one of the most important – if not the most important – parts of my undergraduate experience,” Utrata said.

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Area 45: Giving Thanks With Niall Ferguson

interview with Niall Fergusonvia Area 45
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

The many reasons why Americans should be giving thanks this holiday season.

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CRB: Blood-Soaked Monsters

mentioning Stephen Kotkinvia Power Line Blog
Tuesday, November 13, 2018

The Claremont Review of Books is of course the flagship publication of the Claremont Institute.

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Blood-Soaked Monster

featuring Stephen Kotkinvia The Claremont Review of Books
Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Writing a biography of Joseph Stalin is a monumental task, which he made as difficult as possible.

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Military History Working Group


The Working Group on the Role of Military History in Contemporary Conflict examines how knowledge of past military operations can influence contemporary public policy decisions concerning current conflicts.