Great article on how the U.S. military’s
“preoccupation with “irregular warfare,” the self-defeating interventions, and conflicts with insurgents that have no armies, no air forces, no air defenses and no naval strength — these have left the U.S. unprepared for current and future crises,” such as what is currently occurring in Ukraine.
Macgregor, Doug. “Stalin’s Successor Is Teaching.” Armed Forces Journal. March 4, 2014. http://www.armedforcesjournal.com/stalins-successor-is-teaching/
The Pentagon Channel. “Hagel: Sequestration Is Downsizing the U.S. Military.” Youtube. November 18, 2013. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0beHLoT9jEk