Recent Op-Eds

Another False Dawn in Libya?

By Ted Galen Carpenter. American Conservative. November 13, 2018.

Elections have once again been postponed as the aftermath of America’s disastrous war there looks bleaker still.

Italy’s Beggar’s Nationalism

By Alberto Mingardi. Politico Europe. November 13, 2018.

The populist government’s reckless budget relies on other countries being ready to bail it out.

Whistleblowers: The New “Insider Threat”

By Patrick G. Eddington. Just Security. November 12, 2018.

Thanks to information recently released by the Senate Judiciary Committee, we now have fresh, incontrovertible evidence that elements of the Intelligence Community (IC) have monitored the communications of employees or contractors seeking to report waste, fraud, abuse or potential criminal conduct by IC agencies—including communications to House and Senate committees charged with oversight of the IC.