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John Nagl

John Nagl is a retired Army officer who teaches at the Army War College.

Ukraine Endgame: Putin’s Bad Options

No matter which one he chooses, the Western response should be the same.


For a Lasting Peace, Europe Must Embrace Russia

The U.S. and the West should follow six principles to bring Russia into a “Europe whole and free,” as G.H.W. Bush envisioned in 1989.


“. . . All Enemies, Foreign and Domestic”: An Open Letter to Gen. Milley

If the commander in chief attempts to ignore the election’s results, you will face a choice.


Dear Mr. Secretary, You Can Rename Army Bases Right Now

If the Army’s civilian leader is serious about starting to address institutional racism, here’s a helping hand.