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Seth Cropsey

Former Deputy Navy Undersecretary

Seth Cropsey is founder and president of Yorktown Institute. He served as a naval officer and as Deputy Undersecretary of the Navy and is the author of Mayday and Seablindness.

Plan Now for a 'No-Fly Zone' Over Taiwan

Thwarting a Chinese invasion depends on air defense, and that starts with these four steps.


The Pentagon Must Not Falter in Its Drive To Network Its Weapons and Sensors

American military superiority depends on a complete and successful integration of all services' forces.


Deploy the Next-Gen Missile-Defense Network in Pieces

Instead of waiting for full deployment, the Pentagon should roll out parts of its new command-and-control systems as they become ready.