News Articles

Disclaimer: Please note that all of the following articles have been authored by people unaffiliated with the Foreign Policy Alliance, but have been listed here because of their educational value.

“Herbert Hoover Had the Best National Security Policy of the 20th Century” by Ivan Eland, Ph.D., Director of the Center on Peace and Liberty at the Independent Institute.

Hoover “believed astutely that military intervention overseas usually caused more problems than it solved, including the loss of freedom at home.”

“The Islamic Republic of Hysteria” by Stephen M. Walt

“Congress owes the American people a war debate” by Reps. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.) and Justin Amash (R-Mich.)

In this article from The Hill, Democratic Representative Barbara Lee and Republican Representative Justin Amash call for an end to the 2001 Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) and a re-examination of United States foreign policy in a manner consistent with the Foreign Policy Alliance Resolution (see Resolved #7).

“Surprise House Vote Rolls Back Authority for the ‘War on Terror’” by Robbie Gramer

“Why foreign aid is critical it U.S. national security” by Admiral Mike Mullen (RET.) and General James Jones (RET.)