Sitemap - 2023 - CDR Salamander
Midrats December Melee!!!
Front or Flank: the Importance of Words
Europe's Entitlement Bird Looking for a Place to Roost
The Naval War College After October 7th
American Naval Forces (with a Japanese assist) Capture Pirates
How do You Pull a Merchant Fleet Out of a Hat?
So, Red Sea Pirates it is
The State of the USN's Combat Logistics Force Ships with Dr. James Holmes, on Midrats
Tale of Three Frigates
Deindustrialization in the UK is Almost Complete
China's New Cambodian Naval Base: Rev. 1
Measuring & Modeling the Naval Presence Mission with Jerry Hendrix - on Midrats
What a Balanced Fleet Looks Like
Germany's Delusions Come Home to Roost
The Hard Math of Soft SLOC
A Recruiting Spooktacula
33 and 10
Rickover Uncensored with Claude Berube
What Does Hamas Want?
Do We Give Them the War They Want?
Two Proxies Wars in the Old World and the Big Show in WESTPAC
The Next Godzilla Movie Will be Lit!
Florida's Solution to the University Problem
Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Still the Lioness of the West
No One Asked, "Where's the 82nd Airborne?"
Lessons from Israel
Gaza COA Decision Brief
Prelude to Slaughter
24,669 Americans Murdered by Terrorists in One Day
The Saga of the TICOs
LCS's Long, Sad, and Early Goodbye
The Endgame in Ukraine?
What if Everyone Wanted a Maritime Strategy, but ...
Fall Maritime Free For All - on Midrats
No Justice for the Fat Leonard Four
Another Cold War Revival
SLCM-N? Hard Pass
An Inadequate Navy? A Common Affliction.
Why Engineers Should Not be Readiness Officers
The Indo-Pacific Quad in 2023 with Blake Herzinger
Future Casting, Predictions & Some Context on the Age of Transformation
Red Hills & the Numbing Power of a Culture of Lies
Sweden Shows it Can be Done
That Day, as I Saw It
Fading FY23 Midrats Free For All!
DEPSECDEF Hicks's "Replicator" Speech: 80% Cringe, 20% Excellence
This is not the NYT Article Navalists Were Waiting For
The PRC's Buildup is not a Jobs Program
Sorry, the Swarm will not Save Us
The Spanish Civil War in ... Ukraine?
The New Age of Naval Power in the Indo-Pacific: Strategy, Order, and Regional Security - with Alessio Patalano
Who's Afraid of the Big Bad BRICS?
So, You Like the UUV Concept, eh?
Progress in WESTPAC, Just in Time
Keeping an Eye on the Long Game: Part XCVIII
The Road to the Fall of Kabul, with Jerry Dunleavy - on Midrats
LCS: Requiem for Transformationalism
Let the Families of the 13 Fallen Speak
Russians Advance the Ratchet Another Click in the Black Sea
Industrial Security at Last?
China's Summer from the Aleutians to Guadalcanal with Dean Cheng - on Midrats
Ukraine, Russia, and Doing Business With the Enemy
Pirates of the Black Sea
An Unsophisticated Chinese Navy? Really?
The US Naval Reserve in Ukraine & More with Chris Rawley
A Perfect Storm of Unpreparedness
West African Sahel, Colonial Echoes, Migration, Ukraine, & a Whiff Franco-Russian Proxy Wars
What Does Taking the PRC Threat Seriously Look Like?
A Good Game of Catch Up in the SW Pacific
Another Layer to the Nation Humiliation at Kabul
Berger Goes Salamander
The CNO in Waiting
Grain, Oil, and the Unfreeing of the Seas with John Konrad - on Midrats
Why No Productions Lines Can Go Cold
Army TLAM and SM-6? OK, but ...
Seaplanes Bring Out the Worst in the Potomac Flotilla
Summer Doldrums Melee on Midrats
No, Our SSN's are not Ready for a Great Pacific War
NATO, Ukraine & Lifeboat Ethics
Ukraine's Millennial War Barons
Midrats Mid Summer Free For All!
The PRC's Legacy Bond Bomb
Mom, We Didn't Really Want to Leave
Have Yourself a Very Nimitz July 4th
RADM Pyle Goes Salamander
Hypersonics: Your Joint All-Domain Transformational Distributed Expeditionary Offset for your Directed Energy Railguns for Victory in the Gray Zone.
War over Taiwan? Let's Discuss This First
Keeping the US Undersea Advantage, with Bryan Clark - on Midrats
Waiting for a New Naval Strategy?
How Weak is the Strongest Nation in Continental Europe?
Build the Yards Now
How to Make the West Coast USNR a War Winner?
"Optimal Manning's" International Public Disgrace - Norwegian Edition
Funding DOD in Inflation & About Replacing Weapons & Ammo Sent to Ukraine ...
Strategy for Facing the Chinese & Russian Threat, with Brent Sadler - on Midrats
21st Century Jeep Carrier - but Faster and for UAS
Dambusting on the Dnipro
When the PRC Tells You Who They Are...
Strategy, Uncertainty and the China Challenge with Jeffrey Meiser & Renny Babiarz, on Midrats
The World We Won; The World We Made; The World China Built While We Were Distracted
Marines: "Huh. Riverine Looks Useful."
Make the Quad a Quint with a Center Square by 2035
Speaking of the Russian Navy
LT Alkonis; Lost in Japan
The Philippine Pact with Claude Berube, on Midrats
If Public Opinion isn't Stopping Europe...
EU's Pacific Balk
We Were Lied to - no We're Lying to Each Other
About that Commission on the Future of the Navy
No, Two More DDG to Spain is not Something to Celebrate
Trust is Overrated
Lothair, Louis, Charles ... & Sam's Bar Tab
From LCS to Missing Pay - the Wrong Midset Remains
Our Navy Needs More of the War, Less of the College
No, No One Tried to Assassinate Putin
The Philippines ... again
Humility & Hard Questions Win Wars
Command Posts - Hunter or Hunted, with Lt Col. Matt. Arrol, U.S.A. - on Midrats
The False Choice of Ukraine or Taiwan
Get Real Get Better ... Ummm
The PLAN is in the Walking Stage
It's a Midrats April Free for All!!
Navy Force Structure and Shipbuilding: There is Still Time to Get it Right
VA & Suicide Prevention
Ukraine's Riverine Navy
The Saving the USS Samuel B. Roberts at 35, with Bradley Peniston
Net Assessment, Convenient Leaks, and Climate Histeria
Once again - we need REFORGER
The PRC's Preparation of the Battlefield
How Many Cruisers Did the PRC Build in the Time ...
The Heart of the Problem
How Many Bottles of Catsup are in the Flag Mess?
A Tale of Two 4-Stars
If it Flies it Dies, with Tom Karako - on Midrats
The Weapons Gap With the PRC the USA Created and Funded: it Goes Boom
Seriously ... Who's Been Running Our Wargames Then ...
In a Fight, Having Your Reloads at Home in the Safe Won't Help
Transcript from the Defense Breakfast Seminar
NATO's Evolution in Response to the Russo-Ukrainian War with Jorge Benitez - on Midrats
The 2024 Defense Budget: A Mixed Bag for the Navy
Japan Puts a Marker Down in Europe
60-Minutes Does our Navy - and the Nation - a Solid. I'll take the "W"
Episode 650: Keeping America's Dominance at Sea with Jerry Hendrix
12 Years - Untold Misery - No Accountability
Hendrix's View from an Island Nation
The Three Wounds of our Amphibious Navy
Money Talks: the UK Edition
Spring Back to the Front of the NATSEC World on Midrats
Nord Stream's Tap on the Shoulder
Keeping an Eye on the Long Game: Part XCVII
Parking is a Combat Multiplier
March Maritime Melee on Midrats!
Building the WESTPAC Team we Need
One Year in the Russo-Ukrainian War: the Big Pixels
The Russo-Ukrainian War D+365 Quicklook
Vietnam: the Great Strategic Opportunity
A View from Tallinn
We Should be Brave Enough to Say Hard Things
We Have a Lot of Things to Relearn
Sticks, Lasers, and Balloons
The Democratic Party's Strange Internal Struggles on the Russo-Ukraine War
Our Navy at its Best: "Yeah, we can do that."
The Old Ways are the Same as the "New Ways" - Except for One
American Realism in the Russo-Ukrainian War with Rebeccah Heinrichs - on Midrats
Eastern Europe's Second Chance
Keeping an Eye on the Long Game: Part XCVI
Denial May Bring War - Punishment May Keep it at Bay
The People's Liberation Army Navy in 2023, with Toshi Yoshihara - on Midrats
Riverine: our Stupidity is Ukraine's Gift
The White Swan off Yemen
The German Problem ... is our Problem
Can we Learn Something From the Air Force?
The Navy’s New Mission with Bryan McGrath - on Midrats
A Post-Davos World? Sign me up.
What About South Korea
The Manning Shortfall Bow Wave is Only Starting
What about India?
The Surface Force's Lost Generation
Midrats 13th Anniversary Show
Kaplan's 'Elegant Decline' at 15
Theranos, FTX, Offsets, and Transformations