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Sam J. Tangredi

Director of the Institute for Future Warfare Studies, US Naval War College

Sam J. Tangredi
A national security professional for over 35 years, both on active duty and in academia, Dr. Sam J. Tangredi is the Leidos Chair of Future Warfare Studies at the U.S. Naval War College. He has two forthcoming books, "AI at War: How Big Data, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Are Changing Naval Warfare" (co-editor; Naval Institute Press) and "Bottom Dead Center: Dealing with Our De-Globalized Future."
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Does the Pentagon Understand What a Navy Is For?

Fleet-force planning has been seized by a Joint Staff and Defense Secretary who put budget-slicing before strategy.

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How a Stock Bubble Could Unwind America’s National Security

Tesla’s astronomic rise portends a crash that will add heft to the forces of deglobalization.

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Where Is the Arms Control Community on Russia’s Intermediate-Range Cruise Missile?

The kerfuffle over a U.S. diplomat’s words underscores a strange apathy toward a treaty-breaching weapon.

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Talk About Extremists, But Don't Politicize the Debate

Singer's call to focus on right-wing extremists is dangerous to a profession that needs to remain above partisan politics.