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mike flynn

the resistance

America dodged a bullet when Mike Flynn was compelled to resign as National Security Advisor. The logic for Flynn’s forced resignation, according to the White...
McMaster

There are few people in the world for whom I have more respect than Lieutenant General H.R. McMaster, the newly named national security adviser. A...
wild debate

I can't believe I'm writing this after the administration has been in office for 26 days, but here goes. The idea that Donald Trump is...
Mike Flynn

Michael Flynn’s departure as national security adviser is a symptom of a White House in crisis. In truth, he should never have been hired in...
donald trump

The surprise resignation of former National Security Advisor Mike Flynn amid scandal represents the first time the Trump administration has conceded what his aides and...

In this week's first podcast, we (Noah Rothman, Abe Greenwald, and I) discuss the attempted defenestration of National Security Adviser Michael Flynn—and whether we should...
russia

The Washington Post ran a blockbuster report on Thursday night that is in danger of being overlooked in the hullabaloo over the Ninth Circuit upholding...
russia

The Trump administration’s worldview was always inherently contradictory.  Some ranking Trump administration officials want to correct for what they see as the Obama administration’s recklessly...
mike flynn

General Michael Flynn, President-elect Trump’s national security advisor, has been outspoken about his desire to counter the rise and influence of radical Islamists. Indeed, The...
K.T. McFarland

Many writers have given voice to convincing concerns over General Mike Flynn’s capacity to advise the next president in a dispassionate manner regarding the myriad threats...
Russia

As President-elect Donald Trump begins to fill his top administration spots, his selection of retired General Michael Flynn suggests that Trump's  campaign trail flirtations were...
Mike flynn

The Trump administration is beginning to take shape. With the president-elect's announcement of his choice for National Security Advisor, America has gotten its first glimpse at...