The United Nations has recently come under attack for its handling of both the Ebola outbreak and the war in Syria. It has prompted some to question what the role of the U.N. should be on the international stage. We look at the relevance of the U.N., 70 years after its creation.
Analysis of Defense Secretary Robert Gates plans for the Pentagon’s 2010 budget which includes major cuts for traditional weapons programs and adds to spending for new technologies to fight insurgencies.
- Col. Douglas Macgregor U.S. Army-Retired and author of "Warrior's Rage: The Great Tank Battle of 73 Easting" and "Transformation Under Fire"
- John Bennett reporter, Defense News
- Rebecca Grant senior fellow, Lexington Institute
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