Vice President of the Lexington Institute, a defense think-tank in Arlington, Virginia; former Director of the Pentagon's Office of Strategic Competitiveness in the first Bush Administration
The Cold War is over, and even the commander of America’s nuclear forces says an atomic attack by Russia is “hardly worth discussing.”
Nov. 18, 2014from To the Point
More than 15 years in the making, the F-35 striker jet still has trouble landing on wet runways.
Jul. 16, 2014from To the Point
President Obama's goal of a world without nuclear weapons is a long way off. The Nuclear Posture Review , announced yesterday, is a new strategy for America's existing arsenal.
Apr. 7, 2010from Which Way, L.A.?
President Trump is delivering the 2020 State of the Union address, which comes under the shadow of his impeachment trial.
Feb. 4from News Special Programming
The California primary is Tuesday, March 3, 2020. But voting by mail starts much sooner. More than 15 million voters in California will receive ballots in the mail, beginning Feb. 3.
Jan. 31from KCRW Features
The CDC says it’s not a question of “if” the coronavirus will spread to the U.S., but “when.” Officials say they don’t yet know whether it will be a mild or severe outbreak.
Feb. 25from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
On this Presidents’ Day, we broadcast a special panel discussion about the messy green rush following the legalization of recreational marijuana in California.
Feb. 17from Greater LA
As tensions between the left and right wings of the Democratic Party continue to rise, the former Congress member offers an insider’s take on the party.
Jan. 31from Scheer Intelligence
The president calls himself a “very stable genius,” and stories from a new book by that name are already part of Trump lore. He was confused about Pearl Harbor.
Feb. 20from To the Point
Impeachment counts as a big legal problem, right?
Jan. 22from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
A special Left, Right & Center recorded in front of an audience in Santa Monica.
Feb. 21from Left, Right & Center
In UC Santa Barbara’s “Parties and Polarization” class, seniors are seeing the impeachment trial playing out before their eyes.
Jan. 29from KCRW Features