Afghanistan War Update: 11 September 2019

Afghanistan War Update: 11 September 2019 Jason Criss Howk, U.S. Army (Retired) According to The Times reporters Tomlinson and Sahi, “The Taliban vowed to fight on “for a hundred years” after President Trump revealed he had cancelled a secret summit with militant leaders and the president of Afghanistan, scrapping months of peace talks on the… Read More Afghanistan War Update: 11 September 2019

#shortBookReviews Lead Yourself First, Kethledge and Erwin

#shortBookReviews Lead Yourself First, Kethledge and Erwin By Jason Criss Howk 24 February 2019 These reviews serve a simple purpose: to tell you what is in the book and why you might want to read it.  All books selected for review are recommended reading…I’m not reviewing books just because they are new, but instead because… Read More #shortBookReviews Lead Yourself First, Kethledge and Erwin

#shortBookReviews By-Line: Ernest Hemingway (Articles and Dispatches 1920-56), Ed. White

By Jason Criss Howk 17 February 2019 These reviews serve a simple purpose: to tell you what is in the book and why you might want to read it.  All books selected for review are recommended reading…I’m not reviewing books just because they are new, but instead because they are valuable. By-Line: Ernest Hemingway (Selected… Read More #shortBookReviews By-Line: Ernest Hemingway (Articles and Dispatches 1920-56), Ed. White

#shortBookReviews The Hawk and The Dove, Thompson

By Jason Criss Howk 16 February 2019 Dispatches from Pinehurst now offers #shortBookReviews for you.  These reviews will be concise and hopefully useful…no author critiquing, no opining on the shortcomings of the book, no literature reviews of similar books on the topic.  These reviews serve a simple purpose: to tell you what is in the… Read More #shortBookReviews The Hawk and The Dove, Thompson

America clarifies its CT policy

Finally an administration uses clear language to publicly segregate Violent Islamist ideologues from the religion of Islam and the Muslims around the world that are America’s natural allies against terrorism. As Muslims are usually the victims of terrorism, America must make clear that we are friends to all Muslims and we differentiate radical Islamists from… Read More America clarifies its CT policy