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Foreign and Defense Policy, Defense

The US military, a ‘Yes Man’?

US global engagements from fighting ISIS to tackling Ebola continue to stretch our military beyond its means. These missions are honorable, but the responsibilities that the United States has chosen to commit itself to don’t match up with the available resources. In recent months, our scholars have reported on both the short and long term consequences of sequestration and other cuts to the defense budget. read more >