David Adesnik is a visiting fellow at the Marilyn Ware Center for Security Studies at the American Enterprise Institute.
History: The flawed example of the late American diplomat
History: When America draws down its defenses, threats multiply
History: The Great War happened because dangerous men wanted it to
Analysis: How a Cold War grand strategy became just another word for passivity
Analysis: Sanctions were a response to Japanese aggression, not its cause, historical record shows