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George Marshall

Marshall and Clinton: A Shared Legacy

Amb. Swanee Hunt | Posted 04.01.2013 | Politics
Amb. Swanee Hunt

The legacy of Secretary Clinton will not be a dictator dead, air assault over Libya, or de-escalation in Gaza. Instead, like Nobel Peace Laureate George Marshall, she leaves behind a world more stable because she added women's force as indispensable to "smart power."

Andrea Stone

Why Bad Generals Don't Get Sacked Anymore

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 11.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As the country chooses a president Tuesday, a timely new book by a veteran military writer makes the case that it is now easier to s...

The Missing Statesmen

Gary Hart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gary Hart

Current circumstances -- which include the intense, constant, and insistent attention of the media, focused much more on flaws and shortcomings than on accomplishment -- discourage statesmanship.

Since Flying is Responsible for Only 5 Percent of Carbon Emissions, I Have the Right to Fly Abroad on Holiday, Right? Wrong.

Anuradha Vittachi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Anuradha Vittachi

To find out more about the real climate impacts of flying, I turned to George Marshall, founder of the Climate Outreach and Information Network.

A National Security Act for the 21st Century

Gary Hart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gary Hart

NATO has yet to define a 21st century mission. There are new security threats that do not lend themselves to military response and that cannot be addressed either by old alliances or by the US alone.

Clinton Sees Smart Power in Smart Development

Erin Thornton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Erin Thornton

Hillary's testimony marks a heightened focus on development not only as an effective means to advance U.S. foreign policy and to improve America's image, but also as a critical goal in and of itself.

Obama to the World: Yes We Can

Charles J. Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Charles J. Brown

Obama has the opportunity to remake the way the United States pursues its interests in the world, and to restructure the institutions that make it happen. Obama to the world: yes we can.