May be it be back as Jason Rebourne!
The U.S. Department of Defense under Patrick M. Shanahan has quietly pulled funding for an independent organization called the Jason Group under the Pentagon’s latest budget proposal. And it’s just one more way that the Trump regime is chipping away at independent scientific voices in the U.S. government.
Source: Pentagon Pulls Funding for Team of Academics Who Work on the Most Difficult Scientific Problems
Skeletally speaking …
Barr’s letter contains good news for the president, but it also raises ominous questions that only Mueller’s report can answer.
Source: What to Make of Bill Barr’s Letter
Societies make war the way that they make wealth, as the Tofflers noted years ago in their path-breaking book, The Third Wave. For this reason, national
Source: The Hypocrisy of the Techno-Moralists in the Coming Age of Autonomy
Cognitive biases have enormous implications for deterrence. Our new understanding of biases means deterrence is now stronger than it ever was during the Cold War.
Source: What Do Cognitive Biases Mean for Deterrence?
Almost two years have passed since the “deep state” became a part of the American lexicon. It was in early February 2017, just weeks after the
Source: How the Deep State Came to America: A History
Are they blinded by their political passions? Or are they just intellectually lazy?
Source: Opinion | Why Do People Fall for Fake News?
During his captivity, Lt. Vincent Eyre, one of the few survivors of the annihilation of the British army in Afghanistan in 1842, wrote an account of the disastrous campaign that still serves as a warning against undue optimism in military operations.
Source: Self-Deception and the ‘Conspiracy of Optimism’