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Asymmetric warfare, illusions of security, and what an incendiary in the Pacific Northwest has to do with the politics of missile defense.
War without meaning becomes the stories we tell ourselves.
A guest post from, and interview with, Paul Musgrave on who owns the imagery of war.
In the first of a new series, I look at a fictional conflict, and what it tells us about how the author understood future war.
Excavating the archives of a once and future beat
Starting the story of the Forever War in 2001 misses violent understanding of domestic politics enjoyed by its architects in the 1990s.
Imagining the end of the Space Force means thinking beyond orbital cops, satellite warriors, or Air Force Space Command.
A small fire inside the Capitol Hill Green Zone, and everything its smoke reveals.
A tazing in Tiwa Territory.
Civil Defense was a fever dream, but at least it was a dream.
On Star Wars, War Tropes, and what it means to forever be in the cinematic shadow of the One Good War