Ph.D., Executive Director of the Council for the National Interest.
Sending soldiers into unstable places to do unnecessary things as part of a non-existent strategy should not sit well with Americans, Phil Giraldi writes.
Donald Trump should be aware that there is considerable downside to the tiger than he has let out of its cage.
No one is more corrupt in Congress than some of those at the top of the food chain, Philip Giraldi writes.
While the Republicans continue to mostly quietly support an aggressive foreign policy, the real war party in Congress is now the Democrats.
The American people have been brainwashed by their leaders into believing a perpetual warfare national narrative that is more fiction than fact.
The Jewish state is frequently referred to hyperbolically as America’s best friend and closest ally. But Israel is in reality neither a friend nor an ally.
Obama ran for president promising to rid the world of nuclear weapons. He then authorized the spending of $1 trillion to upgrade US nuclear arsenal.
If you blunder around the world breaking countries that you know little about, you will wind up with up doing more damage to yourself.
The national security state should not be roaming the world looking for trouble and should instead only respond to actual threats.