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Hungary Abroad

By Marek Jan Chodakiewicz

Publication Date: Friday, January 30, 2015

The Hungarian politician hopes that because Germany holds neither revisionist territorial designs nor any general historical animus against his nation, Hungary can serve as a useful and reliable geopolitical pawn for both Berlin and Moscow. This is what happens when the United States is absent; its leadership is missing; and the White House "leads from behind." This is also the best prism to scrutinize Orban's foreign policy moves through. He cannot ingratiate himself to Berlin through his conservatism, but he can through Russophilia.  {read more}

The Pentagon's Greatest Challenge (And It's Not ISIS or China)

By James Jay Carafano

Publication Date: Friday, January 30, 2015

Before the arms race with the Soviet Union came the hiring race among U.S. military bureaucracies.  {read more}

Prof. Billauer discusses the contributions of Aaron Aaronsohn to the Zionist movement

Publication Date: Friday, January 30, 2015

In an article recently published by the Policy Studies Organization, IWP research professor Barbara Billauer discussed how Aaron Aaronsohn influenced Justice Louis Brandeis to support the Zionist cause.  Brandeis then convinced Woodrow Wilson to support the Balfour Declaration.  {read more}

John Lenczowski comments on radical Islamism in Homeland Security Today

Publication Date: Thursday, January 29, 2015

In a recent article for Homeland Security Today, John Lenczowski described what he considers to be the fundamental strategic problem in our nation's efforts to counter the threat of radical Islamists - the failure to engage effectively in the war of ideas.    {read more}

Derrick Dortch interviews Fred Burton on the terror attacks in Paris

Publication Date: Tuesday, January 27, 2015

IWP Career Director Derrick Dortch interviewed Fred Burton, Vice President for Intelligence at Stratfor, on the terror attacks in Paris for his radio show "Fed Access" on Federal News Radio.  {read more}