A Better Peace: The War Room Podcast

This is the podcast of WAR ROOM, the official online journal of the U.S. Army War College. Join us for provocative discussions about U.S. national security and defense, featuring prominent national security and military professionals.

https://warroom.armywarcollege.edu

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 27m. Bisher sind 274 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint alle 5 Tage.

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episode 14: PROTECTING HUMAN DIGNITY IN WAR: AN INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVE


War Room welcomes special guest Martin Lacourt, the senior armed forces delegate to the International Committee for the Red Cross (ICRC) regional delegation to the US and Canada. In addition to discussing the role the ICRC plays in monitoring conflict ...


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 2017-10-11  26m
 
 

episode 13: CAN SPECIAL OPERATIONS FORCES DO ‘EVERYTHING’? DISPELLING THE MYTH


A Better Peace explores the misperception that special operations forces are capable of resolving all national security dilemmas without the need for conventional forces.


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 2017-10-06  20m
 
 

episode 12: ON BEING A 'DIFFERENT' KIND OF COMMAND -- AFRICOM AT 10 YEARS (PART 2)


In this War Room podcast, Ambassador Alexander M. Laskaris, current civilian deputy to the commander, reflects on the uniqueness of the command and growing importance of interagency cooperation, a hallmark of AFRICOM’s first decade.


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 2017-09-28  29m
 
 

episode 11: MAHAN AND SEA POWER -- GREAT STRATEGISTS (EPISODE 4)


In this fourth episode of War Room’s special series on Great Strategists, Patrick Bratton explores Alfred Thayer Mahan's The Influence of Seapower upon History and its relevance to the 21st century. Writing at the turn of the 20th century,


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 2017-09-15  16m
 
 

episode 10: THINKING CRITICALLY ABOUT CRITICAL THINKING


In this War Room podcast, War Room Editor-in-Chief Andrew Hill sits down with Professor of Behavioral Sciences Steve Gerras to discuss critical thinking, a key skill that senior leaders should develop. Gerras argues that it is, indeed,


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 2017-09-08  31m
 
 

episode 9: KAUTILYA, THE ARTHASHASTRA, AND ANCIENT REALISM -- GREAT STRATEGISTS (EPISODE 3)


In this third episode of War Room’s special series on Great Strategists, Larry Goodson presents the writings of Kautilya, who is lesser known to military audiences that Clausewitz or Sun Tzu. As counsel to a young emporer in 4th century BCE India,


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 2017-09-01  26m
 
 

episode 8: SUN TZU AND THE ART OF WAR -- GREAT STRATEGISTS (EPISODE 2)


In “Sun Tzu and the Art of War,” Paul Kan explains the impacts of Sun Tzu’s famed treatise on war. Although little is known about Sun Tzu, The Art of War has been applied to many contemporary contexts from sports to relationships.


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 2017-08-29  11m
 
 

episode 7: ON CARL VON CLAUSEWITZ – GREAT STRATEGISTS (EPISODE 1)


This podcast is the first episode of a War Room special series featuring some of history’s greatest strategists. Featured is Carl von Clausewitz, famed for his book On War (Vom Kriege) which is a staple of professional military education in the U.S.


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 2017-08-22  20m
 
 

episode 6: CHRONOS, KAIROS, AND THE USE OF TIME IN STRATEGY


This War Room Podcast explores the complexities of time, timing, and cultural perceptions of time for strategists and senior leaders.


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 2017-08-10  21m
 
 

episode 5: WHY WAR COLLEGES?


MG Bill Rapp discusses the history, roles, and responsibilities of War Colleges to develop both leaders and ideas necessary for national security.


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 2017-07-27  19m