Dr. Singer on the historical period that best informs thinking about today's defense

Aug 12, 2013

Duration: 00:03:38

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In this July 24th interview, Dr. Peter Singer of the Brookings Institution argues that the best historical analog to today's defense challenges is the period of the 1920s and '30s.  The U.S. today in in a situation similar to Great Britain's then, he claims, both geopolitically and with respect to the potential for numerous technologies to pose serious disruptions to contemporary military operations.