The Case for Abolishing the US Air Force
By Ankit Panda and Zachary Keck
Air Forces and Asia: Interview with Robert Farley
By The Diplomat Staff
Japan's COIN Experience
Japan’s World War II experience with counterinsurgency or COIN is a horrific tale that offers painful historical lessons.
Air Force's "Soft Power": Still Fiction
Robert Farley explains that the U.S. Air Force is still unsuited to achieving soft power ends.
North America's Energy Boom Meets Climate Change
Will climate change and climate change policies be affected?
American Airpower = Soft Power?
Robert Farley argues “there is simply no way for the Air Force to develop an independent service ‘soft power’ concept.”
Time For a Better "Naval Vocabulary"
Recent examples show that naming conventions for various warship classes are far from imperfect.
How to View Defense Spending in Asia
Defense spending in Asia is up in absolute terms but there many other factors to consider.
Arms Sales, Politics and "Frankenforces"
Does purchasing arms from certain nations mean a political commitment as well?