Killing Al Quaeda : The Navy’s Role The terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 confirmed expectations that future adversaries would favor "asymmetric" strategies in challenging American interests. The goal of the Al Qaeda terrorist organization . . .
Aircraft Carrier (In)Vulnerability The Navy’s twelve nuclear-powered aircraft carriers are among the most potent expressions of American military power. In recent years, though, there has been growing concern that changing mission . . .
The Myth of Aircraft Carrier Vulnerability On the eve of America's entry into World War One, Senator Hiram Johnson warned that "the first casualty when war comes is truth." It turns out that the truth about some military programs is obscure . . .