13Feb/16

Repairing the Policy-Making Processes of the United States: The First Step in Improving Its Defense

Former US Department of Defense (DOD) Secretary Robert Gates explained on the January 21, 2016 Business Insider website that our military’s biggest weakness is sequestration, compounded by unpredictability in the budgeting process.

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29Apr/15

Russian Foreign Policy under Dmitry Medvedev’s Presidency (2008-2012)

Summary Putin’s Russia (2000-2008) not only established internal stability, following the difficult and painful transition of the 1990’s onwards, but recovered economically, bolstered by a rapid increase in revenues from oil exports.

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