Recent Op-Eds

NATO is an Institutional Dinosaur

By Ted Galen Carpenter. War on the Rocks. August 25, 2016.

Not only should policymakers revisit the wisdom of the Article 5 obligation, they need to consider whether American interests are best served by the United States remaining in the alliance at all.

Biden’s Baltic Bombast

By Ted Galen Carpenter. National Interest (Online). August 25, 2016.

We need to rethink the Article 5 obligation and, for that matter, continuing U.S. membership in NATO.