War on the Rocks

Military leaders serving in White House civilian roles

Military leaders serving in White House civilian roles

Nora Bensahel, distinguished scholar in residence and Lt. Gen. David Barno (US Army, Ret.), distinguished practitioner in residence at the...
Six illusions from the wars in Iraq & Afghanistan

Six illusions from the wars in Iraq & Afghanistan

Lieutenant General David Barno and Dr. Nora Bensahel, authors of the Strategic Outpost column for War on the Rocks, discuss...
Debunking the myths surrounding an active-duty national security advisor

Debunking the myths surrounding an active-duty national security advisor

Nora Bensahel and Lt. Gen. David Barno (USA, ret.), authors at ‘War on the Rocks,’ discussed the myths and concerns...