A DrLorax Film: Preparing for the Someday Missile War: Episode: It’s a Simulation!

A Mashup: Senator Daniel Inouye & Koyaanisqatsi (by Philip Glass)

Historic Campaign Ads: “Campaigning” McGovern, 1972

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ACS Video Contest: Constitution in Crisis

Promote The General Welfare: Part 1

The New START Treaty

On June 17, 2010, the Senate Armed Services Committee held a hearing on the New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (The New START), between the United States and Russia.  Featured witnesses included: Secretary of State Hilary Clinton, Secretary of Defense Robert Gates, Secretary of Energy Steven Chu, and Admiral Michael Mullen, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of … Continue reading

When did war stop being inherently governmental?

In Congress, nine years after the initial engagement of military operations in Afghanistan, moral and strategic questions are being raised about military contracting in combat zones. Centrally, when it comes to war, what are inherently governmental functions? What war-related governmental functions are being outsourced and how does the expanded use of contractors and subcontractors affect … Continue reading