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Focus on China

July 6, 2023

Freddie Sayers: You’re neither a full isolationist nor a full maximalist—what’s your vision for American strategy? Elbridge Colby: We’ve had a maximalist foreign policy that has proved disastrous. Americans are really tired of the “forever wars.” If you watch Fox News over the course of the day, the ad that leaves the most impression, though […]

U.S. Defense Strategy – It’s Not Just About Money

May 2, 2022

The United States needs a defense strategy “for an era fundamentally different” from the “unipolar moment” after the fall of the Soviet Union and from the Cold War period before it. Speaking to a Jewish Policy Center webinar on May 5, Elbridge Colby, co-founder and principal of the Marathon Initiative, listed China, Russia, North Korea, […]